I just wanted to thank you for the wonderful words of wandering wisdom in this week's newsletter. They simply could not resonate more soundly for me! I have been looking to connect the dots and am anxiously awaiting that often talked about light at the end of the tunnel. I'm embracing the journey, indeed. Checking new postings on GFJ has become a daily routine...Or more recently a routine practiced multiple times per day. Thanks so much for making me feel that I'm not alone in my wallowing.
Arianna, Job Seeker
I just wanted to compliment you on your site. I've looked at a lot career sites over the years and this one has a good feel to it. The other career sites are so corporate and impersonal I dread having to use them. I'm hoping my dream job comes up on your site.
Jeremy, Job Seeker
You and your team have done such a great job in making your site more than just a job search engine. GFJ inspires people to follow their heart and helps cultivate their courage to do so.
Chau, Job Seeker
I hoped that I would find a job that would impact our food system and GFJ gave me the chance to find that meaningful work. Thank you for opening doors for all of us!
Shayla, GFJ Success Story
It is so comforting to know that job boards now exist for people like me who want to work in this field. It inspires me and makes me feel connected to a larger community each time I search the site.
Jordan, Job Seeker
I want to thank you for the inspiring newsletters. I think these positive thoughts are what keep me strong and persistent in my job search today.
Mai, Job Seeker
GFJ is my go-to recommendation for anyone who expresses interest in finding a new job or trying to get into food work. Thank you to you and your team for being so awesome.
Lyssa, GFJ Success Story
GFJ is a ray of hope as I seek to satisfy my hunger for meaningful work!
Rebekah, Job Seeker
Week after week, I feel as if you're writing these messages directly to me! It's uncanny how much I can relate.
Deniz, Job Seeker
I love your website, and read it like most people read Facebook. I am forever searching for that good food job that will put to use my varied skills/experiences AND be soul satisfying.
Tiffany, Job Seeker
We just wanted to thank you so much for everything that you do. We have found an absolutely wonderful crew through your website. We posted our job opening and within one day we got an email from a young man who we hired almost immediately for his skill and experience. We will definitely recommend your site and use it in the future!
Gail, Job Poster
We have only good things to say about your site! In fact, I wanted to let you know that we found a terrific farm manager for our dairy operation from your site.
Barbara, Job Poster
Thank you for all that you do. Your weekly emails are one of the few I never delete without reading.
Christine, Job Poster
Every single person I've hired has come to us from GFJ, and they've all been amazing.
Lisa, Job Poster
It was a highly functional joy to work with y'all.
I am very, very pleased with the quality of candidates that have applied for my position. I have great ones to choose from and am very grateful that I found your site. Thank you!
Max, Job Poster
I really love the work that you all are doing to connect people who want to do good work together.
Kat, Job Poster
Through Good Food Jobs, I found the ideal employees and interns to help me install more edible gardens. Thanks, Good Food Jobs. Because of you, more lawns in Greater Boston have been transformed into beautiful organic edible gardens!
Ben, Job Poster
We've gotten a ton of good leads already. Couldn't have done it without GFJ.
Russell, Job Poster
We ended up hiring a great person for the job and she found us through Good Food Jobs! She's already made a huge difference and has built an education garden and organized lots of free field trips that get kids outside experiencing nature.
Emma, Job Poster
Again and again, I am so impressed by your thoughtfulness, your ability/standard to respond to EVERY email, and your lightening speed turn-around. The attention and consideration that you put into your company and community is truly woven through all that you do. I rarely mean it more than now, when I say: thank you for your email!
Shoshana, GFJ Fan
I love your weekly emails. They provide hope and insight in the otherwise cryptic world of job-hunting, and remind me that I'm not alone. Thank you for daring to be different and proving that some companies really do care.
Sarah, GFJ Newsletter Reader
I am writing as the Mom of a twenty-something daughter who has used your wonderful site over the past year or so to be inspired to become a real farmer. I’m not sure she would write to you, but I want you to know how reading your blogs, scrolling through all of the jobs, and clicking links to other opportunities has been so valuable as I calmly, and carefully (not like a helicopter parent, but as a friend and supporter) forwarded to her some local jobs and thoughts about farming from your site. She is on her way to being a real farmer….and I couldn’t be more proud AND grateful to you!
Beth, GFJ Mom
As a rather food and food system-obsessed person, I love that you built a space for us like-minded souls to gather. I'm not job searching, but I love reading the profiles on the blog and getting a feel for all the ways that people are building lives and giving back through food. Each job post is a reminder that there are thousands of us out there, building a movement larger than any one of us.
Erin, GFJ Fan
Keep up your great work. I love the breath of fresh air I feel reading your newsletter each week (and browsing the jobs across the country -- imagination running wild).
Leslie, GFJ Fan
You guys have definitely found your voice, and it's a strong, passionate, honest, funny, and very wise one. When I was job seeking, the newsletter provided good advice and a realistic, relentless optimism that kept me going.
Whitney, Newsletter Reader
You are so awesome, and unlike most companies who don't report website problems, by doing so you make them non problems. Nice work as always!
Susie, GFJ Fan
I bow deeply to the wisdom and thoughtfulness that you impart on your work and in this site. Bravo.
Victoria, GFJ Fan
I really love the work that you do - it's great to see an organization so committed to staying humble and fostering true connections. An entertaining newsletter is just icing on the cake.
Harley, GFJ Newsletter Reader
I have never felt so moved by a community of go-getters and good-doers such as the network of individuals who participate in Good Food Jobs. Their progressive actions, strong voices, and occasional willingness to be vulnerable in front of an audience for the sake of showing that it is a simple human trait has empowered me beyond any other resource I have utilized, for employment purposes or otherwise. In this community, you truly get the sense that everyone is working with common ideals towards common goals in effecting change, not only within their working and living environments, but within themselves, for personal growth.
Brianna, GFJ Fan