Opinions http://food-management.com/taxonomy/term/23901/more en Editor's Note: Lessons from the air http://food-management.com/blog/editors-note-lessons-air <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div><p><img alt="" src="/site-files/food-management.com/files/uploads/2014/12/BeckySchilling_Portrait.jpg" style="width: 180px; height: 224px; float: left;" title="Becky Schilling, Food Management Editor-in-Chief" />I spend a lot of time on planes and in airports, so much so that when my friends and family call, the first question they often ask is, &ldquo;What city are you in today?&rdquo; Because I don&rsquo;t like to spend any more time than I must in the airport, I&rsquo;m always looking for a quick option to grab a bite to eat, and I often know what terminal has my go-to spot for something (f</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/editors-note">Editor&#039;s Note</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/blog/editors-note-lessons-air" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/blog/editors-note-lessons-air#comments Editor's Page Opinions Private Editor&#039;s Note Wed, 12 Aug 2015 14:04:00 +0000 50051 at http://food-management.com Can You Pass the Foodie Test? http://food-management.com/blog/can-you-pass-foodie-test <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Cornell food scientists develop a list to determine if you're really a foodie or not.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/taras-food-notebook">Tara&#039;s Food Notebook</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/blog/can-you-pass-foodie-test" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/blog/can-you-pass-foodie-test#comments Opinions Tara&#039;s Food Notebook Fri, 10 Jul 2015 14:44:00 +0000 48981 at http://food-management.com Editor's Note: Confessions of a former faker http://food-management.com/blog/editors-note-confessions-former-faker <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div><p><img alt="" src="/site-files/food-management.com/files/uploads/2014/12/BeckySchilling_Portrait.jpg" style="width: 180px; height: 224px; float: left;" title="Becky Schilling, Food Management Editor-in-Chief" />Almost eight years ago I got my first job covering the noncommercial industry. I had never written about food and was a little nervous faking it as an industry writer. Back then, I was a very cautious eater and didn&rsquo;t stray too far from what was comfortable and known. Slowly, but surely, I got to know and love food.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/blog/editors-note-confessions-former-faker" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/blog/editors-note-confessions-former-faker#comments Editor's Page Opinions Private Tue, 07 Jul 2015 14:37:00 +0000 48851 at http://food-management.com It’s cherry season: Wow your customers with a pop of color and taste http://food-management.com/blog/it-s-cherry-season-wow-your-customers-pop-color-and-taste <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Six chefs share their secrets to cooking with cherries. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/discussing-diets-and-nutrition">Discussing Diets and Nutrition</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/blog/it-s-cherry-season-wow-your-customers-pop-color-and-taste" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/blog/it-s-cherry-season-wow-your-customers-pop-color-and-taste#comments Opinions Nutrition & Special Diets Private Discussing Diets and Nutrition Tue, 09 Jun 2015 20:01:00 +0000 48291 at http://food-management.com Editor's Note: Grin and bear it http://food-management.com/blog/editors-note-grin-and-bear-it <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div><p><img alt="" src="/site-files/food-management.com/files/uploads/2014/12/BeckySchilling_Portrait.jpg" style="width: 180px; height: 224px; float: left;" title="Becky Schilling, Food Management Editor-in-Chief" />People are often surprised to find out I&rsquo;m from Texas&mdash;long ago I dropped the Southern drawl and replaced the y&rsquo;alls and fixin to&rsquo;s with versions more acceptable up North. So for many, it&rsquo;s a game to try to get me to drop one of these sayings unknowingly.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/editors-note">Editor&#039;s Note</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/blog/editors-note-grin-and-bear-it" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/blog/editors-note-grin-and-bear-it#comments Editor's Page Opinions Editor&#039;s Note Mon, 08 Jun 2015 21:02:00 +0000 48251 at http://food-management.com Lessons that all foodservice professionals can learn from the most allergy-friendly restaurant chains http://food-management.com/blog/lessons-all-foodservice-professionals-can-learn-most-allergy-friendly-restaurant-chains <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Allergy blogger Paul Antico shares tips from five chains that can help foodservice operators offer safe dining environments for guests with food allergies. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/discussing-diets-and-nutrition">Discussing Diets and Nutrition</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/blog/lessons-all-foodservice-professionals-can-learn-most-allergy-friendly-restaurant-chains" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/blog/lessons-all-foodservice-professionals-can-learn-most-allergy-friendly-restaurant-chains#comments Opinions Nutrition & Special Diets Discussing Diets and Nutrition Fri, 29 May 2015 15:23:00 +0000 48001 at http://food-management.com Editor's Note: Change is coming http://food-management.com/blog/editors-note-change-coming <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>There’s more to Food Management than food</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/editors-note">Editor&#039;s Note</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/blog/editors-note-change-coming" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/blog/editors-note-change-coming#comments Editor's Page Opinions Editor&#039;s Note Tue, 26 May 2015 14:21:00 +0000 47921 at http://food-management.com Beware these hidden allergens http://food-management.com/blog/beware-these-hidden-allergens <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>You may think you’re safe, but the eight most common allergens can be found in some unlikely places. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/discussing-diets-and-nutrition">Discussing Diets and Nutrition</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/blog/beware-these-hidden-allergens" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/blog/beware-these-hidden-allergens#comments Opinions Nutrition & Special Diets Private Discussing Diets and Nutrition Mon, 27 Apr 2015 14:54:00 +0000 47441 at http://food-management.com Is Patient Satisfaction a Misplaced Priority? http://food-management.com/blog/patient-satisfaction-misplaced-priority <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div><p>A recent article in Atlantic magazine online caught my eye. Titled &quot;<a href="http://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2015/04/the-problem-with-satisfied-patients/390684" target="_blank">The Problem With Satisfied Patients</a>,&quot; it charges that elements of the Affordable Care Act that reward healthcare providers for increasing patient satisfaction scores may have serious&mdash;in fact, deadly&mdash;consequences by prioritizing the patient experience over actual clinical results. Here&#39;s the money quote&hellip;</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/mike-s-buzz">Mike’s Buzz</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/blog/patient-satisfaction-misplaced-priority" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/blog/patient-satisfaction-misplaced-priority#comments Opinions Mike’s Buzz Tue, 21 Apr 2015 16:09:00 +0000 47311 at http://food-management.com In Defense of Campus Sustainability Initiatives http://food-management.com/news-trends/defense-campus-sustainability-initiatives <div class="field-byline"> by John Turenne </div> <div class="field-deck"> A response to the National Association of Scholars report, "Sustainability: Higher Education’s New Fundamentalism." </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p><em>EDITOR&#39;S NOTE: A few weeks ago, we <a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/study-are-campus-sustainability-programs-wasteful">reported</a> on a paper released by a group called the National Association of Scholars (NAS) titled &quot;Sustainability: Higher Education&rsquo;s New Fundamentalism.&quot; It seemed to touch a nerve with readers, so we decided to investigate further.</em></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/defense-campus-sustainability-initiatives" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/defense-campus-sustainability-initiatives#comments Opinions News & Trends Fri, 10 Apr 2015 18:22:00 +0000 46941 at http://food-management.com