Career Questions tagged Chef

How do you advance the culinary field?

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Active Feb 14 at 05:30 AM

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Robert Kapalka | Consultant - - Doctor of Metaphysics You must be willing to work the stations. Not just one ...

To become a professional chef what are some tips and good schools to go to?

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Andrew Felschow | Chef To become a professional chef, my first advice would be to ...

Whats the typical work day like for a head chef/Head cook

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Active Dec 21 '18 at 03:58 AM

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Carol Kampf | Recruiter Hi Evans....note the You Tube Video LinkWhile I have not recruited ...

Will a 2-year degree limit me in the culinary arts field?

I've decided to major in culinary arts at a 2 year school. I know trade-like programs are often 2 years long and fare well, but culinary arts seems to go both ways, 2 years or 4. Here in Maine, there simply aren't any 4 year culinary arts programs, although I've considered transferring to a...

#chef #culinary-arts #cooking #college #communitycollege

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Active Sep 26 '18 at 07:21 PM

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Posted by Samantha R.’s Avatar Samantha R.
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Katy Maclean | Business Analyst at Dell Compellent No though you will start out lower. My brother has a ...

What are some facts about being a chef

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Active Sep 26 '18 at 08:27 PM

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Posted by Andrew D.’s Avatar Andrew D.
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Amanda Aguilar-Oliver | Career and Alumni Program Associate at The Posse ... Hi Andrew,It is super cool to see that you are researching ...

After graduation, what way is best to immerse myself in the restaurant business?

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Active Jan 06 at 05:48 PM

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Livia Ambariantz | Martket Manager Hi There! Assuming you've graduated any area related to Food & ...
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Nick Nordstrom | Customer Service Supervisor To get into most schools no you don't. However, as someone ...

What is the best way to prepare for starting your own restaurant?

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Active Nov 14 '18 at 05:54 PM

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Posted by Rebecca R.’s Avatar Rebecca R.
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Fraser K Hi Rebecca, I've never started a restaurant before, but I have ...

How do you make the best peanut butter cake?

I love peanut butter cake and am trying to become a #chef #pastry-chef...

#chefs

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Active Jan 06 at 05:42 PM

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Caitlin CR | Eat fresh. No mess. Less Stress I would personally go with a layered PB and Chocolate mousse ...

I am a high school student looking into becoming a chef but i have problems in school any advice

Me and school don't really get along but i really want to become a chef and also i'm not sure about college. #cooking...

#chef

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Active Jun 27 '18 at 11:38 AM

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Kim Igleheart | Employment Counselor | Open Records Specialist Jawan,I think you should try to figure out what it is ...

What education is needed to become a chef?

I'm a CareerVillage staff member and I'm posting this because we know that many young people are looking for the answer to this question. This is among the most popular questions searched by youth, and we're hoping you will take a moment to share your response to it. Thank you! #college #chef...

#culinary #cooking #food-service

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Active Nov 14 '18 at 06:41 PM

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Posted by Alexandra C.’s Avatar Alexandra C.
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Rosie Romo | Executive Chef Alexandra, Do blood, sweat and tears count as a education? :) ...

Should I be a chef of my own establishment or work my way up?

Would it be better to open my own restaurant and be an executive chef of start as a line chef and work my way up? #chef #cooking #culinary...

#restaurant

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Active Apr 02 '18 at 02:08 AM

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Conor Myhrvold | Engineering, Program Management It depends on what you wish to do; if your end ...

do i need to go to a 4 year college first before going the a culinary school?

just wondering about the requirements for applying for a culinary school #chef #culinaryschool...

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Active Mar 01 '18 at 06:41 PM

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john spagnoli | customer service/restaurant/small /sales Hi Carlo the main ingredient is passion if you have that ...

I've decided that I wanted to have a career in culinary arts, but where are good schools that have negotiable student fees?

I want to go to culinary school, but I don't know any culinary schools near my hometown of El Sobrante, CA that really cater/that my family can work around concerning fees, are there any schools like so? #culinaryschool #culinaryarts #gastronomy #connections #school #culinarycareer #future...

#chef #food #iwannabeachef #knowledge #iwannalearn

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Active Jan 06 at 05:52 PM

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Karla A Hi! I'm so happy to hear you found a passion that ...

how do you start a restaurant even though your still young?

i'm 11th grade student in high school. i'm interested in making food especially fine dining food. I've been developing my techniques at home but lately i haven't been working. since high school is about to end but i'm still not sure what to do after that to connect to the career i'm trying to...

#chef #food #restaurant #culinary

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Active Apr 01 '18 at 02:18 AM

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Matthew L. Tuck, J.D., M.B.A. | Fractional CEO for Law Firms, Greater Detroit Area Hi Carlo. Great question.I really like to cook too and managed ...

How hard is it to be living with a profession of a chef?

I am a junior. I have a passion for food so I would like to know how that profession would actually work and support me in my life. #food-and-beverages #chef...

#food

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Active Jan 20 at 03:52 AM

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Bryant Haren | Chef De Cuisine at Beto & Son at ... Hello, so to be able to truly give insight into your ...

I am setting my vision on going to college because I want to be a chef getting paid more money for my skill. What colleges would you suggest and how to I plan my academic and elective courses to get there?

I'm in the 7th grade and I learned cooking my own foods is healthier. #chef is good...

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Active Jan 03 '18 at 11:21 PM

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Jenny Vaz | Career Coach for Emerging Technology Hi Justin, Check out the Culinary Institute of America (the other ...

Where is the best place to go to college for being a pastry chef?

I want to become a pastry chef but I don't know where to go to college I would love your advice. #chef #pastry-chef #culinary #culinary-skills #culinary-management #culinary-arts...

#cooking-and-baking

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Active Nov 12 '17 at 05:13 PM

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Justine Jones | Student at The Art Institute of Indianapolis I started the Baking & Pastry program at the Art Institute ...

What are some things I should learn in business to become a successful chef?

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Active Oct 13 '17 at 05:56 AM

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Rosie Romo | Executive Chef Hi Quantrel, Great question, believe it or not math is a ...

What are the best school to go to college for culinary arts?

What can I master to be the top chef? How fast do I have to be before it becomes hard for me? #culinary #culinary-skills #culinary-arts...

#chef

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Active Jan 08 '18 at 05:47 AM

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David Thornton | Executive Chef Culinary Institute of America is the top. Art institute of Seattle ...

Is background knowledge necessary for becoming a chef ?

I am teen who was interested in becoming a chef but i rarely cook and I was wondering will they teach you basic cooking at a college course ? #chef...

#cooking

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Active Aug 02 '18 at 03:25 AM

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Emily Novak | Pastry Chef at Serpico You do not need any background knowledge for classes (you're there ...

What steps should I take to become culinary genius?

I like cooking. HELP ME WITH MY CAREER PLEASE. #culinary...

#chef

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Active Nov 14 '17 at 02:39 PM

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Posted by Warren F.’s Avatar Warren F.
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Grace Lissarassa dos Santos | Proposal Sr. Advisor - Proposal Manager na Dell You can enroll to a culinary school to learn more, there ...

What is the hardest dish to make as a chef?

I am considering being a chef after high school. #chef...

#cullinary

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Active Jan 20 '18 at 09:34 PM

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Posted by Shane C.’s Avatar Shane C.
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Scott Tomelloso | Welcoming new adventures!! Being a true, Professional Chef is very hard, but can be ...

What was the hardest part for you becoming a chef?

I'm asking because I want to be a chef when I get out of high school. #chef #food...

#cullinary

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Active Oct 08 '17 at 04:43 PM

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Posted by Shane C.’s Avatar Shane C.
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Jared Chung | Founder at CareerVillage.org Hi Shane! When you ask about the hardest part, do you ...

I want to hone my culinary skills. what is the best course after 12th to pursue a career in food making.

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Active Aug 15 '17 at 12:46 PM

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Zara Maryam Hi there. If you are from India, You can opt for ...

I want to pursue a degree in Culinary Arts. What is the average salary of a Culinary Arts Graduate for a first year entry level position?

I really would like to own my own restaurant one day, but I know I need experience. So I am more than willing to start off working for someone else and maybe even a well known high end restaurant. #engineering #management #music #chef #culinary #food #catering...

#financial-planning

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Active Oct 01 '17 at 05:03 PM

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Posted by Aram M.’s Avatar Aram M.
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Moe Faulkner | Chef Manager at ARAMARK In Baltimore, MD you would start at about $25000. We don't ...
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Lais Bonfogo Lentz | Inventory Management Analyst at Dell EMC Hi, Daniela. There are a lot of colleges that offer culinary ...

Is JCCC college is the best for culinary programs?

Since I was 7 I loved being in the kitchen, cooking and baking. #chef #cooking...

#cooking-and-baking

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:21 PM

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Posted by Amber G.’s Avatar Amber G.
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Rosie Romo | Executive Chef Hi Amber, Me too! Happy to hear you love the art ...

Slower-paced cooking?

I love to cook, and would love to be able to do it for other people. However, I don't like the speed involved in being a chef for a typical restaurant (to get the food to the table of the customer). Is there an alternate career that might fit me better? Maybe a smaller cafe-style restaurant?...

#chef #career-counseling #culinary #restaurants

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:26 PM

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Posted by Rebekah H.’s Avatar Rebekah H.
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Moe Faulkner | Chef Manager at ARAMARK Hi Rebekah! I'm so excited that you are interested in the ...

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