Hi,I am a recent graduate of Ecole Chocolat’s Professional Chocolatier Program, and I am wanting to intern with a chocolatier. I currently live on Long Island, NY, but am unsure about how to find an…Continue
"But it's ok for someone to call me unprofessional when I provided some valid and candid insight as to why a forum member wasn't getting results they wanted?
I didn't belittle anybody. I didn't yell at…"
Actually, Diane is a neighbor of mine. I have known her for over 15 years. And yes, she is a professional. In fact, one of the things I have been doing over the past few months is helping her to open her first retail location here in…"
For small businesses, Confidentiality / Non Disclosure agreements (NDA's) are generally only for those who are naieve enough to think that they actually hold merit.
I worked in the IT industry for many years (actually…"
The answer to finding an internship is ... you need to do your homework.
You need to decide how far you can travel and how long you can be away, if at all.
The Internet is a good place to start locating places within range. As are directories…"
"Wow, I suggest that anyone with professional experience would not say that. Chocolate professionals are incredibly generous. Ignore this pessimism. There are confidentiality agreements for those that worry."
Here are some infinite words of wisdom (my Mother's): "Beggars can't be choosers."
It's unlikely that you will find a place for two very good reasons:
1. What even modestly intelligent chocolatier within…"
Thank you so much for the advice and guidance! As much as I would love to meet you regarding an internship, I am unable to accept; Westchester is just too far from my home. But thanks again for the generous offer; I appreciated it greatly!"
One way to find an internship is to prepare a resume then knock on doors of chocolate shops in your area. Search every connection that you have for helpful introductions, but most shops will ask you to work a trial day anyway. Interviews…"
Hi,I am a recent graduate of Ecole Chocolat’s Professional Chocolatier Program, and I am wanting to intern with a chocolatier. I currently live on Long Island, NY, but am unsure about how to find an internship here. Any suggestions?Thanks, LynnSee More