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Quitting Your Chef Job

Editor’s note: Quitting Your Chef Job was originally published in March 2020 and most recently updated in May 2022. Quitting your chef job in the right way can have a real impact on your future chef career. When you stop to think about it for a second, you’ll see how that’s an obvious fact. The […]

Best Professional Chef Knife Brands

Editor’s note: Best Professional Chef Knife Brands was originally published in November 2019 and most recently updated in May 2022. This month’s Only Chefs blog post is a specialist takeover! Welcome please Mike Hardman from catering supplier, Alliance Online , who we’ve asked to share his knowledge about chef knife brands. Searching for the right […]

Private Chef versus Personal Chef

Editors note: Private Chef versus Personal Chef was originally published in September 2019 and most recently updated in May 2022. Private chef versus Personal chef – It’s easy to think that the terms ‘private chef’ and ‘personal chef’ are interchangeable and make reference to the same role. But while a private chef and a personal […]

Working as a Superyacht Chef

Editor’s note: Working as a Superyacht Chef was originally published in June 2019 and most recently updated in May 2022. A yacht chef is anyone that works on a boat and cooks for guests and crew, guests or just crew. There are around 37,000 yacht crew members employed on the 6,000+ superyachts around the world. […]

Eight Reasons to Complete Your Only Chefs Profile

Editor’s note: Eight Reasons to Complete Your Only Chefs Profile was originally published in January 2019 and most recently updated in May 2022. 1. Employers waiting! Be found by thousands of employers who are actively looking to recruit great chefs like you. 2. Names you’ll know use us to hire chefs Great employers like Compass Group, […]

Its Time to Move Job Chef

It’s time to move job chef (well, maybe!). When you’re a chef working long hours, it’s not always easy to find the time to look for a new job. But there can be tell-tale signs at work that signal that it’s time to start the search.  Its time to move job chef – Here are […]

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 […]

Creating Great Chef Kitchen Teams

Editor’s note: Creating Great Chef Kitchen Teams was originally published in April 2018 and most recently updated in May 2022. You’ve done the (likely very) hard yards in the kitchen and you’re now leading the team. Congrats on the graft paying off and for attaining that long-held goal. But just like any other promotion, leading a […]

Chef Working Overseas – Ten Benefits

Editor’s note: Chef Working Overseas – Ten Benefits was originally published in March 2018 and most recently updated in May 2022. As we all emerge from the worst impacts of Covid-19, chef skills are in high demand in many places around the world. This means candidate driven jobs markets and makes it a great time […]