Becoming a chef apprentice sounds like a good idea. You've always dreamed about becoming a professional cook. You've watched dozens of cooking shows, and you have a love for good food. Though when you start learning how to cook, and working in a kitchen, there's a few things that may come as a surprise. Here are problems that every apprentice must face.

1. You work long hours standing on your feet.

2. You're surrounded by constant stress.

3. You will have to take orders by other experienced cooks.

4. Getting chewed out by the head chef will happen, especially if you have no experience cooking.

There are many other reasons why becoming a chef isn't easy. Above all else a chef's life is surrounded by people who love to cook, and by those who are able to take the heat.

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