Career Questions tagged Chef

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...

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Active Sep 26 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 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 Dec 05 at 06:54 PM

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Posted by Bobbie-Lin A.’s Avatar Bobbie-Lin A.
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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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Ken Simmons’s Avatar Fraser K’s Avatar
Active Nov 14 at 05:54 PM

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Posted by Rebecca R.’s Avatar Rebecca R.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential There are two suggestions that I can make that will help:Step ...

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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Kim Igleheart’s Avatar Victoria German’s Avatar
Active Jun 27 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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Rosie Romo’s Avatar Liz Martinez’s Avatar Teresa Karolewicz’s Avatar
Active Nov 14 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? :) ...

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 at 06:41 PM

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Posted by carlo P.’s Avatar carlo P.
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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 Feb 03 at 02:10 PM

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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 at 02:18 AM

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Posted by carlo P.’s Avatar carlo P.
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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 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 Oct 09 at 03:32 AM

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Posted by Cristina R.’s Avatar Cristina R.
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Danae Allison | Chef/Director of Youth Ministries at Kent Island United ... Hey Cristina!!!I guess it depends on what you are wanting. If ...

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 Jun 24 at 12:06 AM

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Posted by Paola G.’s Avatar Paola G.
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susan zeidel | Multi-TALENTED; cracker jack organizer brings calm to chaos. Being a chef/cook is a rewarding career. There are pros and ...

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 at 11:21 PM

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Jenny Vaz | Gravitas & Career Coach Hi Justin, Check out the Culinary Institute of America (the other ...

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 at 03:25 AM

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Posted by Torrey T.’s Avatar Torrey T.
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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 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 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 at 05:47 AM

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Posted by kendrick R.’s Avatar kendrick R.
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David Thornton | Executive Chef Culinary Institute of America is the top. Art institute of Seattle ...

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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Rosie Romo’s Avatar Jared Chung’s Avatar
Active Oct 08 '17 at 04:43 PM

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Posted by Shane C.’s Avatar Shane C.
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Rosie Romo | Executive Chef Hi Shane, Great question! The hardest part is success doesn't happen ...
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Lais Bonfogo Lentz | Inventory Management Analyst at Dell EMC Hi, Daniela. There are a lot of colleges that offer culinary ...

how much does it cost to start up a bakery and also how much when and if i get it running smoothly.

I want to open a bakery. #chef...

#pasty

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:58 PM

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Posted by julia R.’s Avatar julia R.
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Anne Yarnell | As a turnaround superhero, I offer the leadership ... Julia, your question showcases your entrepreneurial spirit! It's great that you're ...

What is the average income for being a chef?

I'm asking this question because I really want to be a chef but I don't know how much they earn....

#chef

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:55 PM

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Posted by Josue E.’s Avatar Josue E.
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Brian Vandermause | Executive Chef at Los Robles Hospital It really depends where you live and what area of food ...

what are the requirements for a chef?

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James Belle’s Avatar Manuel Garcia’s Avatar Junnie Lai’s Avatar Moe Faulkner’s Avatar
Active Sep 13 at 01:31 PM

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Posted by kenia S.’s Avatar kenia S.
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James Belle | Food Systems & Services Director at United States ... Kenia, While there no official requirements to becoming a chef, you ...

How many years of college do you have to go through to become a professional pastry chef?

I want to go to college to become a pastry chef but I don't know how many years of college I have to go through. #chef...

#pastry-chef

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Active Aug 08 '17 at 04:47 PM

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Posted by Eliah J.’s Avatar Eliah J.
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Stephanie Murnen | Sr. Manager, Surgical Gloves Marketing at Cardinal Health These courses are typically offered through technical schools, vocational training programs, ...

What is the best way to start out being a pastry chef?

I want to own a bakery someday but I don't know haw to work up to that #chef...

#pastry-chef

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:53 PM

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Posted by Eliah J.’s Avatar Eliah J.
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Maria Condacse Hi Eliah! Here's a website with more information: http://www.starting-a-bakery.com/pastry-chefs/ I would ...

What is the best degree for becoming a Chef?

I want to go to culinary school and get a degree but I don't know what the best degree to get is....

#chef

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:53 PM

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Posted by Eliah J.’s Avatar Eliah J.
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Firas Jaser | Operations Communications Manager Hi Eliah, I know that these types of questions can be ...

How many hours do chefs work

I want to be a chef...

#chef

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Active Aug 13 '17 at 10:32 PM

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Posted by Travis T.’s Avatar Travis T.
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Taylor Zhao | Program Manager Hey travis! Great question. It will vastly depend on where you ...

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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Posted by Eliah J.’s Avatar Eliah J.
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Justine Jones | Student at The Art Institute of Indianapolis I started the Baking & Pastry program at the Art Institute ...

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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Zara Maryam’s Avatar Jennifer Nguyen’s Avatar
Active Aug 15 '17 at 12:46 PM

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Posted by Deepshika S.’s Avatar Deepshika S.
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Zara Maryam Hi there. If you are from India, You can opt for ...

I want to pursue my career in Culinary arts, but my mom says that men should do something sustaining like Engineering, Medicine etc. How can i convince her.

I am from India and mothers here have a very traditional approach to life. I am not sure if she will ever allow me to pursue my dreams. Please give me a solid explanation to convince her. Thank you. #chef #masters #cooking #nutrition #cooking-and-baking #cooking-healthy-meals...

#gourmet-cooking

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Jane Ellis’s Avatar Jennifer Nguyen’s Avatar Janani Viswanathan’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:36 PM

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Posted by Harsh W.’s Avatar Harsh W.
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Jane Ellis | EMEA Talent Acquisition Program Manager I'm not an expert in this area, however I do believe ...

what universities or what classes do I have to take to be a pastry chef?

Hi I'm from El Salvador and I'm a high school student. I want to know what steps do I have to take or what universities do I have to go to be a pastry chef. #chef #cooking...

#baking

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:36 PM

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Posted by Rodrigo M.’s Avatar Rodrigo M.
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Wael Al-Rihawi | Mechanical Engineer I Automotive Check the link below. http://learn.org/articles/Pastry_Chef_How_to_Become_a_Dessert_and_Pastry_Chef_in_5_Steps.html

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