Over the past two years I have been a substitute cook for many restaurants and catering services which has given me valuable experience and enjoyment in the work field. I started working part-time at Saltwater Cowboys, a local bar and grill, the summer after my sophomore year. At the time I wasn’t satisfied with what I was doing with my free time. All I knew was that I loved cooking and needed a job. Working as a cook has changed my life drastically from what it used to be. I would show up to work excited about learning new methods of cooking and interesting techniques.
Working as a chef is very meaningful to me because I am trying to pursue a career as a sports athlete personal chef. Saltwater Cowboys has given me the experience and necessary information that I needed to determine whether or not I would actually like being a cook for people other than myself. While the catering business is a little different from being a regular chef at a restaurant, it has also provided me with essential skills in cooking as well as preparation and planning. Since I had a time limit to prepare a variety of foods, I had to use my time wisely and efficiently.
Mathematics is used a lot in the catering business with the estimation of how much of a product will be used. Both catering and cooking as a chef have prepared me to make the right decisions about what I want to pursue a career in and have given me valuable experience in the real world. Not many places have beautiful sunny heather all year round. Because of this environment that I grew up in I have became the person I am today. Whether it is playing football at the park or reading a book at the beach, I always find myself doing activities outside. The weather in Florida is probably the best weather in the U.
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I have played soccer for the Naples Youth Soccer Club since I was a little boy competing against older, faster, and stronger opponents. When I was fifteen years of age I played with my eighteen year old brother’s soccer team in one of the best tournaments in the state of Florida and looked like one of the their teammates, not a measly freshman. I have the same situation with basketball, football, and baseball, always playing against opponents that are better than me. This influenced me to always strive to be better than I was today, learn from my mistakes, and compete against the best people, whether it is in an athletic event, school, or work place.