Is Cafe Management a good Career option?

Career in Cafe Management

A Career in Cafe Management has always intrigued me. Almost everyone seems to be talking about How to start a Career in Cafe Management, while I want to first develop an understanding of What is a Career in Cafe Management. It had been a while since I was researching about a Career in Cafe Management, when I came across: https://www.lifepage.in/career/20180131-0001/Others/Cafe Management/Career-in-Cafe-Management/english 

Kimberley Arora’s overview!

Kimberley Arora has worked in Cafe Management for 5 years & 2 months. Kimberley Arora has worked in Cafe Management as Co-Founder in Cafe Cibo. In Kimberley Arora’s own words, this is how Kimberley Arora got into Cafe Management: “I have done BA in English Honours from St Stephens, Delhi University. After my graduation, I got married and shifted to Dehradun and started Cafe Cibo with my husband in 2014.” I searched Kimberley Arora on Google and found this profile: https://www.lifepage.in/page/kimberleyarora 

Career Video on Cafe Management

In a video, Kimberley Arora has talked about various aspects of a Career in Cafe Management. Kimberley Arora started by explaining Cafe Management as: “Cafe Management involves planning, running and overseeing the activities of businesses that sell and serve food and beverages to the public. The managers hire, train and supervise staff, organise budgets, plan menus with cooks or chefs, supervise the purchase and storage of food, make and maintain financial records, and coordinate the activities of the kitchen, dining room and bar.” The video gave me so much food for thought.

In this video Education was discussed as theoretical topics needed to excel at Cafe Management, and not as Qualifications needed to enter Cafe Management. Kimberley Arora touches upon these in the Education section of the Video:

  • Culinary Knowledge
  • Market Research
  • Management
  • Human Behaviour

Kimberley Arora then explains why these Skills are essential for a Career in Cafe Management:

  • Eye for Good Interiors
  • Cooking Skills
  • Patience
  • Discipline
  • Communication Skills
  • Leadership

Kimberley Arora believes that the following are some of the Positives of a Career in Cafe Management:

  • Meeting People
  • Learning New Things
  • Laid Back Job
  • Monetary Potential

And, Kimberley Arora believes that one needs to prepare for following Challenges of a Career in Cafe Management:

  • Staff Retention
  • Quality Control
  • Competition
  • No Social Life
  • No Holidays

In the final section of the video Kimberley Arora talks about How a day goes in a Career in Cafe Management. This video is by far the best video on a Career in Cafe Management, that I have ever come across. To see the full Talk, one needs to install the LifePage Career Talks App. Here is a direct deep link of the Video: https://lifepage.app.link/20180131-0001 

Similar Career Talks on LifePage

I continued with my research on LifePage and thoroughly studied these links to gain more perspective:

  1. https://www.lifepage.in/career/20170909-0002/Others/Cafe Management/Career-in-Cafe-Management/hindi
  2. https://www.lifepage.in/career/20171023-0006/Others/Cafe Management/Career-in-Cafe-Management/english
  3. https://www.lifepage.in/career/20171128-0004/Others/Cafe Management/Career-in-Cafe-Management/english

Career Counseling 2.0

This video on a Career in Cafe Management opened my eyes to a completely new perspective and got me interested in LifePage. LifePage has created the largest knowledge repository of Careers in the whole world. I salute the efforts of Team LifePage. I also encourage you to learn more about LifePage on: https://www.lifepage.in 

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