A fundamental skill of any specialty coffee professional is to be able to identify key points and explain the journey coffee from seed to cup.

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Increase awareness of common safety issues and proactively work to effectively address them.

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Are you planning to attend the Global Specialty Coffee Expo in Seattle? Plan your trip now and get ahead of the crowd. The last day to make reservations with discounted rates for hotel accomodations is March 30, 2017! #CoffeeExpo2017

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Come work with us at the Specialty Coffee Association! We're looking for qualified candidates for an open position in our Membership department. The Membership Manager will lead the team in greeting members and prospects, answering inquiries related to membership and registration, processing memberships and event registrations, and promoting SCA benefits, programs, and events through these...
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Outstanding customer service is a critical component of creating the specialty coffee experience.

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World of Coffee is the flagship event in the European coffee calendar – join us! #WOC17

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In the latest issue of The Specialty Coffee Chronicle, we celebrate the power of “doing good” – working together to ensure the health and well-being of all the people around the world. #MakeCoffeeBetter

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We're hiring for a Sales Coordinator. This role is responsible for aiding in building SCA publications and online media and developing revenue opportunities. Qualified individuals are encouraged to submit an application.

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Once again this year, we'll be hosting a Scientific Poster Session during the Global Specialty Coffee Expo, April 20-23, 2017 in Seattle, WA. We invite you to submit a proposal to have your research highlighted at this gathering of coffee professionals from around the globe! #CoffeeExpo2017

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"We've got a supply chain that's in dire need of future proofing" – Ben Bicknell

In his Re:co Symposium talk, Bicknell describes how Five Senses Coffee has found the vertical integration of owning a mill to be a tremendous challenge, a tremendous learning opportunity, and a tremendous catalyst for change. #RecoDublin

Ben Bicknell | Tiga Raja: Dreams & Serendipity, Disaster & Opportunity

Vertical integration is an attractive dream with many potential benefits to quality and social impact, but also greater exposure to risk. Ben Bicknell, Strat...

Coffee Retailers – Participate in the January 2017 Retail Sentiment Index (RSI) Survey!

SCA’s Specialty Coffee Retail Sentiment Index (RSI) is a semiannual indicator that measures coffee retailers’ degree of optimism on their own situation and the industry. The purpose is to provide data that reflects the overall sentiment and, over time, it will be used to identify trends and offer insight...
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We're hiring for an Administrative Assistant to support our Volunteer Manager. This role is responsible for answering volunteer inquiries, outreach and recruitment, and database management. Qualified individuals are encouraged to submit an application.

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Explore the types of air quality equipment that are currently on the market and the way that each piece of equipment works.

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To learn more about #WOC17, book tickets and to keep up-to-date with the plans for Budapest, visit bit.ly/WOCBudapest.
Celebrating its 17th anniversary this year, World of Coffee is Europe’s definitive coffee show. #WOC17

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The role of women in the London coffee scene is spotlighted in this feature on London's Best Coffee. #WomenOnTop #WomenInCoffee #PeopleOfSpecialtyCoffee

Women on Top | London's Best Coffee

The U.S. CoffeeChamps: Knoxville, TN qualifying event is only 10 days away! This event serves as the official qualifying competition for the U.S. Coffee Championships in Seattle, WA this April. Tickets and volunteer shifts are still available. #CoffeeChamps

Learn more: uscoffeechampionships.org
Great coffees, exciting competitions, awesome parties: #WOC17.

Be sure not to miss it, register now at bit.ly/WOCBudapest.
Volunteers needed! There are shifts available for both U.S. #CoffeeChamps qualifying events in Knoxville, TN and Austin, TX.

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