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RESTAURANT OWNER: This Is A Great Country, When You Start A Business You Are Given Help

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Rajen is a restaurant owner. He shares with us what a typical day looks like for him managing three restaurants. Rajen says in his native country of Napal, he was the Founder and Principal of a girls' school, but political instability forced him to leave his homeland and come to America. He didn't know anything about running a business here but thanks to agencies designed to help business owners he was able to get started. He advises young people to be their own boss -- you just need a plan, a mission, and an objective.

Degree: English Language and Literature
Job Title: CEO - Restaurant Owner

Job Summary: Food Service Managers

Job Description

Food service managers are responsible for the daily operations of restaurants and other establishments that prepare and serve food and beverages to customers. Managers ensure that customers are satisfied with their dining experience.

On-the-Job Training


Certification Requirement
Recommended by th National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation.

Quick Facts

Average salary
Average salary
National Statistic Change Location
$30,000 - $80,000
Projected job growth
Projected Job Growth
-10 to 0 percent
Typical schedule
Typical schedule
Full-time, Long hours
Typical workplace
Typical workplace
Home, Military, Remote, Physically demanding, Hospital / Clinic, Indoor, Office
Personal qualities
Personal Qualities
Detail oriented, Leadership ability, Organizational skills, Problem solving skills, Public speaking ability, Strength/stamina

Educational Path

Education requirement
Education Requirement
High school degree
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m='26990'>dress,</span> <span m='27440'>and</span> <span m='27670'>come</span> <span m='27880'>back,</span> <span m='29070'>go around</span> <span m='29390'>my</span> <span m='29570'>restaurant,</span> <span m='30880'>make sure</span> <span m='31100'>everything</span> <span m='31355'>is</span> <span m='31610'>fine.</span> <span m='32290'>And then</span> <span m='32610'>go</span> <span m='32750'>back</span> <span m='33050'>home</span> <span m='33340'>at</span> <span m='33490'>10:30,</span> <span m='33986'>11:00.</span> </p><p><span m='35230'>I'm from</span> <span m='35720'>Nepal.</span> <span m='36010'>I</span> <span m='36160'>am</span> <span m='36435'>a</span> <span m='36710'>school</span> <span m='37060'>principal.</span> <span m='37740'>I</span> <span m='37870'>founded</span> <span m='38170'>a</span> <span m='38280'>school</span> <span m='38540'>for</span> <span m='38650'>the</span> <span m='38760'>girls.</span> <span m='39810'>But</span> <span m='41070'>2003,</span> <span m='42320'>since</span> <span m='43910'>political</span> <span m='44080'>situation</span> <span m='44620'>became</span> <span m='46320'>not</span> <span m='46560'>stable</span> <span m='46990'>there in</span> <span m='47290'>the country,</span> <span m='47720'>I</span> <span m='47870'>had</span> <span m='48060'>to</span> <span m='48130'>leave</span> <span m='48310'>the</span> <span m='48450'>country.</span> <span m='48900'>So I</span> <span m='49260'>am here.</span> <span m='50320'>And</span> <span m='50540'>then</span> <span m='52170'>other</span> <span m='52370'>than</span> <span m='52600'>starting</span> <span m='53050'>a</span> <span m='53110'>business,</span> <span m='53600'>I</span> <span m='53870'>had</span> <span m='54150'>no</span> <span m='54290'>choice.</span> <span m='55420'>So</span> <span m='55590'>I</span> <span m='55690'>started</span> <span m='56130'>a</span> <span m='56410'>restaurant.</span> </p><p><span m='57120'>I</span> <span m='57230'>didn't</span> <span 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