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what kind of degree is needed for a cafe owner

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melodyray

Asked by melodyray at 1:16 PM on May. 8, 2012 in Money & Work

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  • i dont think you should have one !!! but some perviouse work experiences may help
    caramelH

    Answer by caramelH at 11:41 AM on May. 10, 2012

  • Consulting an attorney prior to renting space for the cafe is also a wise move.
    tasches

    Answer by tasches at 1:13 PM on May. 9, 2012

  • You need a business plan. A management degree is helpful.
    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 9:56 AM on May. 9, 2012

  • I owned a cafe and no degree is necessary. Keep in mind, though, that 95% of new businesses fail in the first five years. ASSUME you will lose money for AT LEAST three years in the restaurant business.

    GOOD LUCK!!
    livewell

    Answer by livewell at 11:59 PM on May. 8, 2012

  • If you are starting a business you don't need a degree. It's your business. I would suggest leaning a little about business in general. And maybe take a couple of cooking classes.
    robinkane

    Answer by robinkane at 2:16 PM on May. 8, 2012

  • And a business license as well..
    onelove1982

    Answer by onelove1982 at 1:38 PM on May. 8, 2012

  • No degree required. You just need the experience to run a store, manage shipments, count inventory daily, have your Food Handlers (make your employees Food Handler certified as well), know store ops procedures, teamwork skills and employees who respect you.

    Customer service skills is a must!
    onelove1982

    Answer by onelove1982 at 1:37 PM on May. 8, 2012

  • No degree is needed.
    meooma

    Answer by meooma at 1:35 PM on May. 8, 2012

  • need and required are two different things. If you have the money you can own a cafe, no degree required. I would suggest buisiness courses and ood handling courses. You would not necessarily need a degree in either.

    More formation and we might be able to help you further.
    Dardenella

    Answer by Dardenella at 1:20 PM on May. 8, 2012

  • You don't need a degree to open a cafe.
    Mrs_Harsh

    Answer by Mrs_Harsh at 1:19 PM on May. 8, 2012

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