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Vanessa Page works a career counselor in one of the leading firms in Los Angeles. She is also a blogger and gives tips on how people can tackle their work and career issues. She has 8 years of experience in this field.

How to Handle Customer Complaints

How to Handle Customer Complaints

It is virtually impossible to please all your customers all of the time, no matter how hard you try. You will always have some customers that complain. Ironically, successful companies never avoid complaining or unhappy customers but rather welcome them. Why? First, customers with complaints can become your most loyal supporters if you welcome their […]

How to Develop Yourself to Become a Head Chef

How to Develop Yourself to Become a Head Chef

Is cooking your first love? Are you artistically inclined when presenting your food? If you love to cook and think food presentation is important, you might make a great chef. Most professional chefs aim to become head chefs and want to manage their own kitchen, while others want to open a restaurant. If you have […]

How to Build a Castle

How to Build a Castle

Castles are magnificent structures which represent defense and stood as symbol for pride, wisdom, power, courage and rule by the time of middle ages predominantly. They are made of marvelous architecture and designs that could make one eyes pop out. There are certain unique features for a castle like drawbridges, portcullises and battlements that serve […]

How to Create Team-Building Activities

How to Create Team-Building Activities

Team building can serve many purposes in an organization or company. It can help members develop a team spirit and create an atmosphere of cooperation. Each member can learn how to share ideas, learn from one another and create new appreciation for fellow members. A team that can work together well will more likely trust […]

How to Motivate Your Work Team

How to Motivate Your Work Team

Although most employees hope to stand out as among the best in the company, a collaborative and cooperative effort becomes necessary for a work team to succeed. Getting a work team to function well can prove a difficult task. Furthermore, all teams don’t always function at peak productivity due to individual differences and lack of […]

How to Become a Team Player at Work

How to Become a Team Player at Work

Working as a good team player is a necessary part of life. In order for a team to succeed, every member must have the ability to work together. In order to emerge as an effective team player, you must know all the fundamentals. This involves determination, communicating, coordinating, and a willingness to work hard and […]

How to Become a Successful Bartender

How to Become a Successful Bartender

Bartending can prove a wonderful way to make money. To find success as a bartender, you will have to know how to mix delicious drinks and have sociable and friendly personality, enabling you to interact appropriately with guests. You also need to check the beer and liquor stocks and make sure everyone at the bar […]

How to Become a Great Chef

How to Become a Great Chef

If you enjoy cooking, then you may want to consider a career as a chef. A great chef knows how to amaze people by composing new flavors and unique dishes. While learning how to become a chef can prove challenging, it can serve as a very enjoyable experience as well. If you want to have […]

How to Work as a Wine Expert or Wine Steward

How to Work as a Wine Expert or Wine Steward

A wine expert or a wine steward, also known as a sommelier, must undergo extensive training and experience when it comes to the wine field. To effectively manage the wine section in a particular restaurant, you must understand the complicated nature of wine. You must know the different phases of wine production and have the […]

How to Be a Famous Chef

How to Be a Famous Chef

Food is an important element in our day-to-day life and distinguishes cultural uniqueness. Understanding the kind of impact food can have sets celebrity and famous chefs apart from their lesser-known counterparts. Celebrity chefs play a very important role in culture, but they are not made overnight. To become a famous and celebrity chef, you would […]

How to Be a Good Server and Make Good Tips

How to Be a Good Server and Make Good Tips

Waiting tables can prove a great way to make decent money. Although most people think it as an easy job, most new servers soon realize the job requires a lot of effort. A server must have the ability to send satisfied customers out the door after their meals in order to receive good tips. If […]

How to Be a Michelin Star Chef Awardee

How to Be a Michelin Star Chef Awardee

The truth about Michelin star ratings? They do not award a chef but rather the restaurant or hotel. However, a chef plays a vital and lead role in achieving and winning this award. Another truth? Getting a one star rating remains a rare achievement and doesn’t signify a restaurant or hotel eatery is a low […]

Hot to be a World-Class Chef: An Iron Chef

Hot to be a World-Class Chef: An Iron Chef

Iron Chef America, one of America’s favorite reality cooking shows on The Food Network, showcases participants who work as world-class and exemplary chefs who compete against the current Iron Chef to win the same title—the highest and most prominent title a chef can acquire in the culinary world. To earn the Iron Chef designation, you […]

How to Become a Businessman by Selling Pampered Chef

How to Become a Businessman by Selling Pampered Chef

Pampered Chef originally started in 1980 as a direct seller of fundamental tools for use in the kitchen. In 2002 Berkshire Hathaway Corporation bought the company and now sells its products solely through independent consultants. This opportunity still exists for those who want to have their own direct selling business. So if you really love […]

How to Become a Home Interior Designer

How to Become a Home Interior Designer

While anyone can become an interior decorator, a certified home interior designer requires years of work and study. The career choice doesn’t simply involve having the ability to turn a dull room into a more attractive one. Careers in home interior design require knowledge of both safety issues and architecture. These professionals can manage custom […]

How to Employ a Professional Chef

How to Employ a Professional Chef

Employing a professional chef remains vital for the success of the company, whether for a café, restaurant or large hotel. However, retaining and hiring these experts proves something of a challenge because they expect special treatment. You can exercise many options to find the best person for the job. To better assist you, read on […]

How to File a Personal Injury Lawsuit Yourself

How to File a Personal Injury Lawsuit Yourself

You can file a personal injury lawsuit when you suffered an injury as a result of another person’s conduct and/or negligence. If you plan to file a personal injury lawsuit without the help of a lawyer, you can find the information you need by going to the local clerk’s office. You can also find a […]

How to Improve Productivity on the Job

How to Improve Productivity on the Job

To improve job productivity by no means involves only setting up efficient systems of management; it also requires but also taking care of employees’ needs. How your employees function plays a major role in your company’s success. If you want to improve productivity on the job, keep in mind the needs of the employees. Create […]

How to Make an Impression with Gordon Ramsay on Hell’s Kitchen

How to Make an Impression with Gordon Ramsay on Hell’s Kitchen

If you think you’ve got what it takes to be a contestant chef on Hell’s Kitchen, prepare to show off that skills and expertise before joining the show. Your main goal? Impress celebrity chef and judge Gordon Ramsay. Watch all the show’s previous seasons. Get every lesson you might learn from each episode so it […]

How to Select and Employ a Personal Chef

How to Select and Employ a Personal Chef

Hiring someone to work as your personal chef means they assist you in your eating and cooking needs. These professionals can help you monitor your diet whether you aim to lose weight or simply eat better food. Having one saves your time and energy because your personal chef can do the grocery shopping for you […]