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Culinary Arts refers to the art of preparing, cooking, presenting, and serving food usually in restaurants, but also cafeterias, catering, and food trucks.
The hospitality industry is huge, and there are many different career paths you can take. From Culinary Arts to Hotel Management, there are plenty of opportunities for those with a passion for customer service.
What Is Hospitality?
Hospitality is the business of recreation and entertainment. Hotels house people when they vacation or travel, focusing on their guests comfort and well-being.
Culinary arts is the preparation, cooking, and presentation of food and meals. You will usually work in restaurants as a cook or chef in the kitchen, but may also work in the front of the house in roles like servers or greeters. Catering is a big business that involves preparing food for large events.
What Will I Be Doing?
You will attend to the needs of your guests and make them feel comfortable. You will prepare unique meals, serve food to guests, and provide outstanding customer service. If you work in the entertainment industry, you will strive to provide your guests with an opportunity to enjoy their experience to the fullest.
How To Know if Hospitality Is for Me?
- Are you a people person?
- Do you have excellent customer service skills?
- Do you like working in a fast-paced environment?
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