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The Linguistic's interests are usually focused on ideas and information exchange. They tend to like reading a lot, and enjoy discussion about what has been said. Some will want to write about their own ideas and may follow a path towards journalism, or story writing or editing. Others will develop skills in other languages, perhaps finding work as a translator or interpreter. Most Linguistic types will enjoy the opportunity to teach or instruct people in a topic they are interested in.

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Source: National Skills Bulletin

About

It’s goes without saying that food and drink are important to us, but beyond what we need to survive people invest a lot in enjoying their food and drink. This means there is an enormous number of possible careers available at all stages of the food production cycle, from farm to fork. You could work in a factory preparing food, a butcher or baker sailing fresh food or as a chef in a high-end restaurant, devoting immense care and skill to the preparation of meals.

Skills

    food production, sales & marketing, education & training, physical activity, time management, budgeting, health and safety, customer service, maintaining machines, communication, quality control, managing resources,

Key Facts

56,000
are directly employed in food and drink production
50%
increase in exports from the food and beverage sector since 2009
706
million. Value of Ireland's artisan and speciality food sector
137k
are employed in the restaurant industry

Career Interview Videos...

Shauna - Shift Manager
Posted by McDonald's

Shauna - Shift Manager

Kim - Customer Care
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Kim - Customer Care

David Kehoe - Chef
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David Kehoe - Chef

Wayne - Business Manager
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Wayne - Business Manager

College Course Videos...

Beverage Industry Management CR650  - Cork Institute of Technology
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Beverage Industry Management CR650 - Cork Institute of Technology

Culinary Arts - Soup CR640  - Cork Institute of Technology
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Culinary Arts - Soup CR640 - Cork Institute of Technology

Nutrition and Health Science CR333  - Cork Institute of Technology
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Nutrition and Health Science CR333 - Cork Institute of Technology