Wanted: life like Bob Newhart's
July 11, 2007 10:42 AM Subscribe
Any advice for a couple who are disillusioned with their jobs and want to become innkeepers?
posted by parilous to Work & Money (11 answers total) 4 users marked this as a favorite
Have you left the rat race to become innkeepers and failed? Have you been successful? What resources did you need? What resources did you wish you had? How about suggestions for locations? I have found innkeeping/hotel management courses and anecdotal info online, but I'm also looking for personal experience.
We already know we won't make a lot of money; we're prepared for the scaling back of our lives. We don't want anything too big, nor too small. Ideally, we want this
Or maybe there are similar jobs that we should explore -- something that makes us feel less like cogs in a widget-producing machine and more like human beings creating experiences for ourselves and positively impacting on others?
He loves the rural life and wants to be his own boss. I like to be around people. We have no children, but plan to.