Baking Bread By Hand is High Class
If you have thought about going into a baking career but hesitated because you are afraid your baking training will not be needed in tomorrow's world, think again. The supermarket shelves may be filled with machine-made bread, but people who like real food are the ones who will sustain your baking career. They are the ones who understand that the art of baking bread is in a class by itself.
The movement toward real food made be real people (as opposed to preprocessed food made by machines) will not go away. In fact, as the population learns more about the health benefits of natural foods, the movement grows. Your baking training may give you insights into the reasons that the breads you create in the course of your baking career may be more nutritious than their factory produced counterparts. Your baking courses and all the other food-preparation classes you take as you ready yourself for your baking career may teach you how whole grains and simple ingredients nourish the human body better than foods that have been processed and chemically enhanced.
Today almost every city, and most large towns, have places where you may buy "artisan" breads and other handmade foods. The popularity of these foods bodes well for your baking career. Of course your baking training will also teach you how to bake sugar-rich, cholesterol-filled products that can be mass-produced by machines. The choice of how you steer your baking career is yours. However, as you make that choice, go talk to some of the people who know that baking bread by hand is a high class art form.