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    [if !supportLists]Hey everyone,
    I'm a senior studying at the John Folse Culinary Institute in a little town called Thibodaux (Louisiana). I have also studied at the Institute Paul Bocuse in Lyon, France. I graduate in May and have this assignment for my purchasing class to interview via internet/phone a professional in the industry. From these questions, I am required to write a short paper on my reaction to the answers. I figured all my friends and past coworkers in the business will be annoyed if I bug them with another one of these assignments. So if you don't mind answering a few questions about yourself and career. Please help out! I only need one person to answer. Thanks!!

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    [endif]How long have you been involved in food service procurement? Years and job experiences, please elaborate.

    [if !supportLists]2.   [endif]What portion of your job requires product selection? Work hours with Chef or end user to establish types and numbers of products needed.

    [if !supportLists]3.   [endif]What portion of you job hours are used for purchasing, including inventory, usage projections and ordering? How many hours per week?

    [if !supportLists]4.   [endif]Percentage wise what percent of you products are fresh, frozen and dry/canned?

    [if !supportLists]5.   [endif]What are some of the major trends you see affecting hospitality operations today?

    [if !supportLists]6.   [endif]What are some of the rewarding aspects of your job? What are some of the more trying aspects of your job?
     
  2. damack

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     call and talk to a local chef near you or shoot them a email its a lot easier to do that over the phone... i had a assignment very close