Try the hotel business, you can start as a bellman, front desk clerk, or any line position. Sure you won't earn a fortune at first, but put one year in and start looking for advancements and transfer opportunities. Just about every General Manager I know in ths country started at a line level position and worked their way up.
There is one position that pays well in a hotel and is available entry level. The hotel sales and catering department pays 40-60K plus bonus. Each hotel has 1 -10 or more sales people, and there are lots of opportuniteis at hcareers.com
Try www://aprinda.com or ahla for online certificate programs. These program are fairly quick and will help you with the interview process and assist with getting an edge over some of those college grads.
The hotel business is fun, sometimes glamorous, and offers rapid advancement to anyone.