It has never been more exciting to work in the food industry as it is today! And especially in Dubai the community is thriving and growing by the second as many people are joining the industry. Chefs, bloggers, photographers, stylists, writers, critics, reviewers, suppliers, restauranteurs to even Media and TV personalities, the industry seems to house all. If you are one of those dreaming about making the career shift to food, then you will love this video as the senior editor of BBC Good Food Middle East Magazine & Website, Sudeshna Ghosh, shares with us some expert advice on starting a career in the food industry based on her long experience in the field.
So you have the dream, and have watched Saied's video yesterday that got you excited and optimistic and you want to follow this dream, then what? Is "passion" enough? What does it take to make the cut in a highly competitive industry? What skills are required, and what do you get in return? Watch the video and listen to Sudeshna, who covers all the basics, from the perks, to the good, the challenging and including tips for success. Then check the links below for more tips and ways to get started.
With these "Career in Food" posts I am really hoping you find the help and information you need to make that dream a reality. Do let me know if you need more specific information and what you are looking for, so I can tailor future posts and pick the experts accordingly :)
On this link, a whole different type of fun foodie focus, Dubai's Latest Trend, Balcony & Urban Gardening! Yes, we are talking about growing your own food even in a hot city like Dubai!! Check it out and see for yourself a lot of people are doing this and you can too! I love this one...
is Senior Editor of BBC Good Food Middle East, the region’s leading food and lifestyle magazine, and the newly relaunched www.bbcgoodfoodme.com website.
Passionate about food and travel, and a respected expert on the subjects in the region, she has lived and worked in media in Dubai for nearly a decade. Previously with Gulf News Magazines, she has also worked in television in the past, always striving to bring creative, relevant and positive lifestyle-based content to her audience.
Originally from Kolkata, India, Sudeshna lives in Dubai with her husband and two dogs. A love of experimenting with new flavours, and discovering new cultures and cuisines means that in her job, she can combine her passions with her flair for communication.
Sudeshna has mastered the art of (or as she puts it "is still trying to!") juggling a busy, high-pressure career with a balanced home life, ensuring she eats ‘good food’ as much as possible!
Facebook Page: BBC Good Food Middle East
Twitter: @BBCGoodFoodME @GhoshSudeshna
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