We are honored to recognize Tori Boomgaarden for June’s Females in Food Community Member Spotlight. An expert in dairy science and patent holding scientist, Tori has blazed a career path that is nothing short of inspiring. In this short Q&A Tori opens up about her journey, career accomplishments, and how she can help others in the industry succeed. Q. Tell … Read more Females In Food June Member Spotlight
By The Everyday Real 4 weeks ago I started my career the moment I left college, in 2010. As a food scientist, I felt like I was off to a great start in my industry…it was not that simple, however. The first issue was when the company went through a financial crisis – I was … Read more Knowing, negotiating and proving your worth: The real-life story of how to double your income in ONE negotiation…A real woman’s story…
By The Everyday Real 4 weeks ago We are honored to recognize Gabriela Eyng Rattin for this month’s Females in Food Member Spotlight. Through her hard work, focus, and inspiring leadership Gabriela has become a subject matter expert in grain science while blazing a multi-national career between Brazil and the United States. In this short … Read more Females in Food Member Spotlight
By The Everyday Real 4 weeks ago Author: Heather Whelpley Do you ever hear a little voice in your head saying, “You’re not ready. It’s already been done. I just got lucky. What will everyone think? Do I know enough to be here?” If you’re nodding your head right now, then you have been impacted … Read more Imposter Syndrome – How to Quiet Your Inner Critic
By The Everyday Real4 weeks ago We are honored to recognize Alyssa Badger for February’s Member Spotlight. Her drive, honesty, kindness, and candor have been at the center of her self-made career path. She leads by example and has made it a personal mission to raise other women up in the industry through support, advocacy, … Read more Self-Made From the Chicago Board of Trade. Q&A with Alyssa Badger
By The Everyday Real 4 weeks ago You know the feeling well. There’s that little niggle in your tummy on the first day of your new job… did you make the right choice? Before too long, you’re swept up in the learning curve of the new role, meeting your team and getting to understand who’s … Read more Turning the Tables: Avoid Job Regret and Interview Your Future Employer.
By The Everyday Real 4 weeks ago “As goes the fate of women, so goes the fate of the world” Mars, Danone, McDonalds… all household names. And yet, we’ve had no idea how sustainable or environmentally friendly they truly are. For many years the food industry has been held unaccountable for its environmental impact, or … Read more What Does A Sustainable Food Industry Look Like In 2020?
By The Everyday Real 4 weeks ago We are honored to recognize Liz Schmit for this month’s Females in Food Member Spotlight Award. Her drive, tenacity, and hunger to learn have been pivotal in blazing a career path from regulatory to product development within General Mills. Her authentic leadership, natural charisma, and dedication to helping … Read more Females in Food – Member Spotlight