Management of a restaurant is quite the undertaking. It takes a lot of time and energy to run a restaurant. You have an entire staff depending on you for direction. You design the menu and keep all of the employees doing their jobs. All of this falls on your shoulders along with any problems that may arise. A late shipment or a sick chef could be a big problem for you. You would have to handle everything quickly and accurately in order to get things back on track for the night. With all of that to do it is no doubt difficult to do much else.
With all of the stress involved you will find that some thrive in such a business and others do not. If you do enjoy what you do but need an outlet for that stress, another area of focus. Then maybe you should consider getting and education in another field or even a second job, one that allows you to help people in a calm environment where your job is to do one task and one task alone over and over. There are a lot of great choices out there for such a stress reliever.
If you are the type who does not like the stress or thrive in this stressful type of environment than perhaps a career change is in order. A restaurant manager has a lot of responsibility and pressure so perhaps a less pressure filled job is in order. As I am sure you have read, it is possible to go to college and run a restaurant at the same time. If you were to choose to do so, than there are some very exciting opportunities out there for you to explore. If a stress light job is what you hope for but still want to help people, like managing a restaurant makes so many happy and keeps them nourished, there are certain jobs that would allow for that same feeling of pride and urge to help others.
There are a myriad of choices when it comes to helping people. Social workers help a lot of people but again, that is a stressful job and especially hard to pull off if you do continue your work at the restaurant. Doctors are the same way. Phlebotomy on the other hand would allow you to help people, have just the one real responsibility and have a calmer life.
If you were to go to a Phlebotomist Training Center than you could learn how to become a phlebotomist in no time and before you know it you are helping others with real problems but with none of the stress that doctors deal with. You take the blood, a vital part of the process, and being good at this is another way to help because the better you are the less pain the patient feels. When trying to find out if something is wrong with you, a gentle and friendly phlebotomist can make all the difference in the world to them task management system.