Jumpstart Your Career in Food & Beverage

Food and Beverage Ontario (FBO), through the Taste Your Future Program, is engaging young people to think of the food and beverage processing sector as an exciting sector for employment. The bursary contest celebrates the Read More …

Explaining Co-ops, Internships (& Mini-Internships)

There are a lot of ideas about what the terms co-op and internship mean. I asked Lauren Starr from Western University to explain.  Here’s an over view of what Lauren has learned in her her Read More …

I’m taking Biology, what are my options in the Food Industry…..

Hey Team FoodGrads! I’m currently studying biology at Ryerson University. I’ve  wanted to go into food science but I am not able to attend any school’s offering the program. Is it still possible for me Read More …

Overcoming the Fear of Public Speaking

If I hadn’t have done that, my whole life would’ve been different – Warren Buffett on completing the Dale Carnegie Course in developing the ability to speak in public* It was one of the first Read More …

Trying to get a position in Food R&D ……

Hey Team FoodGrads! I am a recent graduate with a Masters degree in Food Technology. I have been trying to get a position in Food R&D by networking, interviewing and doing everything I can. However, the only Read More …

Student Blogs: Food & Beverage

There is a need for qualified and skilled workers for all occupations in all sectors of the Food & Beverage Industry.  By 2050 the global population will be 9.6 Billion, that’s a lot of mouths Read More …