A passion for food

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Go shopping and get paid for it – doesn’t that sound like a dream? For Nataly Bondarenko, this is reality.
 
Nataly Bondarenko has a very unusual way of making a living. She gave up her office job to work as a food quality control expert. The change brought a long-awaited harmony into her life, for both herself and her loved ones.
 
Two years ago, it dawned on me: even though I loved my job, I was spending most of my life there, getting more and more tired, ignoring both my own desires and what my loved ones wanted. The decision to leave my beloved job wasn’t an easy one to make, but I’ve never once regretted it. A long-awaited harmony has finally come into my life. Now I have the luxury of being able to devote myself to my family, combine taking care of my relatives with the best job in the world and arrange my daily schedule without having to depend on anyone. 
 
Nataly Bondarenko sits in a cafe with her laptop working.
Nataly Bondarenko left her office job with a heavy heart. But in hindsight, she's pleased she did, because now she can arrange her daily schedule without having to depend on anyone.

For the last two years I have been working as a food quality control expert. It’s quite unusual work – it doesn’t mean sitting in an office for hours on end or staying on a production line. This job involves always being on the move and, to my constant delight, never-ending shopping. I simply go into selected stores, investigate their storage conditions, inspect their visual merchandising and buy food to check its quality. I go shopping, buy stuff and get paid for it. Isn’t that a dream job?
 
Shopping in the Högl Sneakers "Hoglsphere" in front of the refrigerated shelf.

“I simply go into selected stores, investigate their storage conditions, inspect their visual merchandising and buy food to check its quality. I go shopping, buy stuff and get paid for it. Isn’t that a dream job?”


Let me tell you how I first encountered Högl: usually mothers introduce their daughters to Högl. However, in our family it turned out to be the other way around. We were strolling around a shopping mall once when my daughter suggested we go into a Högl store and look at the new collection. From that moment on, Högl shoes have been perfect for accompanying me everywhere when I’m carrying out endless daily errands.
 
Close-up of the Högl Sneakers "Hoglsphere"
These HOGLSPHERE Högl sneakers combine the on-trend new style of sporty shoes perfectly with high-quality materials and femininity. Just what Nataly Bondarenko was looking for!

I don’t usually spend my working hours at home; I’m always on the move or going to meetings. So maximum comfort and style are my top priorities when I’m choosing clothes and shoes. Rest assured, these HOGLSPHERE sneakers from Högl meet all these requirements. They are sporty, slightly casual, but at the same time feminine – mostly because of their pastel colours. These sneakers suit my lifestyle perfectly and I don’t have to sacrifice comfort for style and beauty. Isn’t that what happiness is all about? My thanks go to Högl for that! 

Best wishes,
Nataly Bondarenko
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