Why Hotel Management

Hello Folks! Are you searching for a lucrative career option after completing your +2? Are you confused that you should opt for Hotel management or not? This article will clear all your doubts, confusion and help you choose this exciting, fun loving, glamorous industry.
Hospitality Industry has gathered momentum in the current scenario when it comes to the preference of students for a professional program after 10+2.  Hotel Management is one of the most sought after careers in recent scenario. It offers great exposure, remuneration, and lifestyle.
While choosing this career path, one very common question you will face is Why Hotel Management? Through the following points, we will answer this question so that you can take an informed decision regarding your career:
Scope
As the world has become a close knitted web, globalized and connected; the experiences of wanderlust have also increased and the graph shows a boom since the last decade. This led tourism and hospitality industry set benchmarks and attain high standards in terms of service, business and quality. Approximately 10% of worldwide employment is in travel and tourism. Also, this industry will need 3.5 million skilled employees over the next five years. Therefore, we can say clearly that this field has immense scope. In the coming times, the field is expected to grow even more. In next two years International Hotel Chains will invest Rs. 43,300 Crore in Indian hospitality sector.
Employment Opportunities
The hospitality industry has grown tremendously and there has been a rise in the number of different chain of hotels which entertain diversified customers from the richest to the casual traveler. This calls for dedicated professionals who are at best in their service. The payrolls in this field are handsome which range from INR 3 to 5 lakhs in case of a fresher and after some experience, the remuneration can even increase to 10 to 20 lakhs. Along with this, there are reputed names in the industry which recruit Hotel Management graduates. Given below are the names of few Top Recruiting Hotels:
  • The Taj Group of Hotels
  • Hyatt Hotels
  • ITC Hotels
  • The Leela
  • Marriott International Inc.
  • Radisson BLU
The recruiting positions are:  Hotel Manager, Duty Manager, Executive Chef, Restaurant Assistant Manager, and Marketing Manager. You can even start of your own Hotel or restaurant (become an entrepreneur), teach in a hotel management institution depending on your area of interest.
Nature of Work
Imagine yourself in the glistening attire with formal make up, smiling faces, attractive décor, beautiful ambience, meeting and conversing with new people, enjoying cuisines and delicacies from each nook and corner of the world with handsomely paid perks. It’s like a dreamland to live in! The nature of work is very practical and it involves different departments. You can choose from various positions like Hotel manager, Assistant manager, Front office manager, Executive Chef, Food and Beverage Manager, Restaurant and Food Service Manager, etc.
Great Atmosphere
The workplace is not an office where you sit from 9 to 5 but a hotel where you are with people like you who are trained to be polite, friendly and warm. You will be working in a dynamic atmosphere which changes on a day to day basis and the atmosphere is always cheerful and lively.
Creative Field
Hospitality is a prominent part of the service sector. Hence, the day to day work gives you a chance to show your creativity. It is a people oriented field. In all situations you are creating something new- food, drink or an experience. Thus, you have a chance to show your creativity.
Thus, you can see that this is one field which has a great scope and offers attractive career opportunities. Just a clear focus, consistent preparation of the topics that come in the test and a good attempt will make your future and open gateway to a colorful life ahead.
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