Private practice for dietitians isn’t just about having an office anymore to counsel or coach clients. Private practice insinuates that one works for his/her self in a practice. This practice can have multiple job ventures and options beyond just the standard counseling services. Here are some different opportunities for private practice dietitians to get that extra paycheck while enjoying a flexible, self-made schedule.
New trends emerge each year where one minute something is hot, hot, hot, and the next minute, it’s not. NutritionJobs caught up with fellow dietitians to find out what to look for in regards to the dietetic industry for the upcoming year. Here are 10 future dietetic trends in 2017. – Sarah
Spending money on dining out overtook grocery store purchases in March of 2015, according to Bloomberg and the Commerce Department. With more and more Americans dining out for most of their meals, the job opportunities available to dietitians is growing rapidly. – Sarah
Building relationships to promote the benefits and reputation of yourself and your company is the basis of public relations (PR). PR is all about communicating your message to build a community and gain supporters. The more effective PR you do, the more presence you will have in your industry, community, and the media. Therefore, PR is very important in enhancing your expertise and optimizing your voice. NutritionJobs reached out to some of the top dietitians in the PR niche to get their expert advice on how to get a job within the PR industry. Here’s what they had to say. Here’s how to get a job as a public relations dietitian.
Teaching classes for a college, university, or other educational institution includes many skills besides just knowing the subject. The job of a professor is complex and includes the skills of speaking, writing, dealing with people, and more. When you bring the topic of online education into the equation, the job becomes even more multifaceted. NutritionJobs interviewed two educators who specialize in online teaching. They provided us with insider tips on the benefits and challenges of online teaching and how to get a job as a nutrition online educator. Here is their story. – Sarah
Self-publishing is gaining momentum, popularity, and success. According to Author Earnings Report in 2014, self-published authors “took significant market shares in all genres. Self-published books represented 31% of all e-book sales on Amazon’s Kindle store.” The opportunity to successfully self-publish a book is feasible and can be profitable. Here are 8 benefits and tips to successfully self-publish your book.
Meet Corinne Kantor, a successful entrepreneur dietetic technician, registered (DTR). She’s stepped outside of the standard career path and started 2 of her own companies! Read how she incorporates her passion for health to enhance her career and inspire other DTRs to find their dream jobs. – Sarah
The job market for dietetic technicians, registered (DTRs) is growing rapidly. More and more jobs outside of the standard hospital setting are popping up nationwide due to the increase in the aging population and national emphasis on disease prevention. DTRs are trained technical nutrition professionals who practice and promote safe and quality food and nutrition services. – Sarah