Category Archives: "Chef Skills"

10 tips for starting a restaurant

Starting a Restaurant: Ten Top Tips

Editor’s note: Starting a Restaurant – Ten Top Tips was originally published in August 2021 and updated in May 2022. We’ve heard the word ‘pivot’ a lot over the course of the last couple of years, and for some of us this has meant a complete change in what we do for a living. For […]

Food Photography Tips for Chefs

Editor’s note: Food Photography Tips for Chefs was originally published in May 2018 and updated in most recently May 2022. Being a chef we know that you can cook and present great food, but do you know how to photograph it? Food photography is everywhere across social media. But what are the building blocks of […]

Digital Tips for Chef Patrons

Editor’s note: Digital Tips for Chef Patrons was originally published in November 2017 and most recently updated in May 2022. While there’s still some validity in the older means of advertising restaurants, the world has gone digital. Online marketing now plays a big role in the success of any restaurant venture. Wherever your restaurant is […]

Managing Chef Millennials

Managing Chef Millennials – Gordon Ramsey has become very well known, not only for his successful businesses and culinary skills, but also for his hot and volatile temper (aka Hell’s Kitchen). While this old-school style of managing a kitchen may seem entertaining and undoubtedly keeps the viewers on the edge of their seats, in reality […]

Get a Chef Blog to Land That Next Job

Editor’s note: Get a Chef Blog to Land That Next Job was originally published in March 2015 and most recently updated in May 2022. Blogging your way to new opportunities and job success is becoming more and more commonplace. So let’s consider why you should blog to get that next chef job and how you go […]