Kinsa Says, “Size Does Matter!”

…when it comes to landing the executive food & beverage job you want, that is. The cruel truth? Research from TheLadders.com shows that, on average, your resume gets just six seconds’ worth of scrutiny from a recruiter. Six seconds! You deserve better than that, and there’s a simple trick to capturing – and keeping –… Read more »

Movin’ On, Over and Up: Kinsa’s Best Career Transition Advice

Want to relocate to another city? Interested in moving into a different field within the food & beverage industry? Prepping for your next promotion? Kinsa Group has you covered. Today, we’re presenting our best career transition advice for food & beverage professionals looking to make a change – by moving on, over or up:  … Read more »

Feel Like You’ve Fallen Into a Black Hole?

After a great interview, waiting around (for days, weeks or even longer) while hiring managers make decisions can be agonizing – but that doesn’t mean you should spread that agony around. To keep a post-interview feedback vacuum from driving you nuts, be proactive! Here are four smart follow-up strategies to head-off a communication “black hole”… Read more »

Food & Beverage Career Feeling a Bit Stale? Move Beyond Your Career Plateau!

How’s work? Are you feeling challenged and passionate… …or a little stale? We all have periods of growth and stagnancy in our careers; a certain ebb and flow is to be expected. But if it’s been a year or more since you felt truly challenged at work or excited about new responsibilities or projects, your… Read more »

Let’s Talk Money: What to Expect in a Food & Beverage Salary – and How to Get More

Think it’s high time you were paid what you’re worth? We couldn’t agree more. But if you don’t know what you’re really worth, or the best way to broach money-related issues, then navigating salary offers, money negotiations and pay raises can be tough. As leading executive food & beverage recruiters, it’s our pleasure to make… Read more »

Your Food & Beverage Career: Amp Up Your Marketability in 2016

Want a simple way to: become smarter and more interesting? strengthen your business skills? amp up your marketability? Read more books! You probably already read a ton: newspapers, food & beverage industry journals, sales reports, memos, blog posts and more. There’s a big difference, however, between reading reactively (i.e., gaining superficial information from sources that… Read more »

Level Up: Food & Beverage Career Growth Tips for the New Year

Ready for a career move in 2016 – but aren’t sure how to get the promotion or new job you want? Kinsa has your back. Below, we share practical career growth tips to help you “level up” in the New Year and keep your career moving forward: Career Growth Tip 1: Increase your visibility on… Read more »

Optimize Your Food & Beverage Procurement Resume

What do today’s food & beverage recruiters want to see on your resume as a Purchasing professional? Kinsa has the information you need. Today, we continue our series of resume optimization posts, each dedicated to a specific professional job category within the food & beverage industry. Earlier this year, our recruiters shared what they and their clients… Read more »