Success in the food services industry takes not only a passion for serving the public but also a professional attitude and good skills. Career Launcher: Food Services is loaded with information and resources to help you find the right recipe for career success.
Written from an insider's perspective, each Career Launcher book explains the ins and outs that professionals must know in order to succeed. With details on the history, practices, standards, jargon, and emerging trends of each industry, these handy guides are perfect for anyone looking to jumpstart his or her career. Each volume covers
A capsule history of the industry from its earliest roots to the present
A snapshot of employment, wages, and emerging trends, as well as key events, leaders, and other industry forces
A no-nonsense look at the industry's key jobs
Advice for establishing a positive, professional reputation; producing high-quality work; and planning your career path
An in-depth glossary of industry jargon
Directories of key publications, Web sites, schools, training programs, and other resources to help manage your career