Many other texts in this subject area skip over guest-focused service strategy in hospitality or service. This text fully covers the topic of managing hospitality organizations by using academic studies and real life experience from companies...
The text is written in three sections: strategy, staffing, and systems. Each chapter includes at suggested hospitality activities for students, in which students are encouraged to visit local organizations to talk with guests, employees and managers to obtain a variety of perspectives on the guest experience. Other activities will have students going to the internet to visit established sites for hospitality organizations. Real and hypothetical hotels, restaurants, and other business types found in the hospitality industry are included as case studies giving the opportunity for discussion of hospitality concepts and principles. "Ethics in Business" segments encourage students to analyze ethical issues associated with chapter topics. Each chapter opens with learning objectives and discussion questions at the end. The included Instructor's Guide provides answers to the end-of-chapter questions and to the discussion questions following the chapter cases, additional field exercises in hospitality, true-false and multiple-choice quizzes, and additional material to assist the instructor in preparing course outlines and lesson plans, providing the best known about managing hospitality organizations big or small.
Hospitality Marketing: an introduction takes a unique approach to outlining marketing processes in the hospitality industry.Ideal for those new to the topic of marketing, this text contextualises the subject for the hospitality sector.
Provides a clear overview of the underlying theories of communication to help develop skills and contribute to effective marketing. Uses detailed and extensive international case studies, to illustrate the theories and show good practice.
Marketing in Tourism, Events and Food 2nd edition takes the reader through a logical examination of key marketing debates, theories and approaches and encourages them to explore their own thoughts, ideas and opinions.
The Seventh Edition of this popular book includes new and updated coverage of social media, destination tourism and other current industry trends, authentic industry cases, and hands-on application activities.
Công tác truyền thông – cổ động là một trong những hoạt động hết sức quan trọng trong hoạt động kinh doanh của khách sạn, là công cụ hỗ trợ đắc lực trong việc quảng bá hình ảnh, thương hiệu và thu hút khách giúp khách sạn đạt được mục tiêu kinh doanh.
Trong thời gian đầu, tình trạng thiếu hụt khách sạn trầm trọng dẫn đến việc ra đời hàng loạt các khách sạn với nhiều qui mô khác nhau. Mặc dù số lượng khách đến Việt Nam vẫn tăng nhưng số lượng buồng phòng còn tăng nhanh hơn.