Essays about: "Hotel Industry"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 76 essays containing the words Hotel Industry.

  1. 1. Planning from visions: An investigation of the future of Gamlestaden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet / Institutionen för ekonomi och samhälle

    Author : Cecilia Eriksson; [2018-08-09]
    Keywords : Urban visions; Gamlestaden; development; spatial implications; place;

    Abstract : This study concerns the vision regarding construction in Gamlestaden. During the last century the urban district Gamlestaden in Gothenburg, Sweden, has been regarded as a node for the industry that came to define the city. However, the area is now facing large-scale construction, shifting the focus from industry to metropolitan. READ MORE

  2. 2. Towards reducing food waste in a hotel breakfast buffet : A case study of Profil Hotels Calmar Stadshotell

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för organisation och entreprenörskap (OE)

    Author : Janina Selin; [2018]
    Keywords : Tourism; breakfast buffets; Social Practice Theory; Food Waste; sustainable development;

    Abstract : Food waste is a major environmental issue. It takes electricity, water, and energy to produce food, to store it, to refrigerate it, to transport it and to prepare it. If for some reason the food is then not consumed, it goes to landfill, where it produces greenhouse gases. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Pursuit of Motivating Employees : The connection between employee turnover and reward packages in the hotel – and insurance industry

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för ekonomi, samhälle och teknik; Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för ekonomi, samhälle och teknik

    Author : Jenny Parttimaa; Mathilda Bäckström; [2018]
    Keywords : Human capital investment; Return on investment; Intrinsic – and Extrinsic motivation; Reward systems; Employee turnover; the Hotel and Restaurant industry; the Credit institutions and Insurance companies industry;

    Abstract : Motivating employees is one of the management top priorities nowadays. Motivated employees are less likely to leave the company, which leads to lower turnover rate which in turn can lead to lower costs for the company. READ MORE

  4. 4. Is the Sharing Economy an Opportunity or a Threat? : A Case Study on the Swedish Hotel Industry

    University essay from KTH/Industriell Management; KTH/Industriell Management

    Author : SALIM CHAHINE; HENRIK DANIN; [2018]
    Keywords : Sharing economy; Accommodation sharing; Hotel industry; Transformation; Transformational Pressure; Delningsekonomi; Delning av bostäder; Hotellindustrin; Transformation; Transformationstryck;

    Abstract : The act of sharing goods and services is not a new or revolutionary concept in any way. In the internet age, the phenomenon of what has been titled the “sharing economy” has emerged, and touched many different industries and researchers around the world. READ MORE

  5. 5. Employer Branding amongst Millennials in the Hospitality Industry

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Elena-Sophie von Rheden; Linda Dosekova; [2018]
    Keywords : employer branding; dis identification; Millennials; hospitality; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to reveal and enable a deeper understanding and provide a more refined view on the intersections of employer branding, and (dis)identification, through the empirical focus on Millennials, based in the hospitality context. This is investigated by asking two research questions: “how is the employer brand presented to Millennials in Hotels International?” and “how is the employer brand perceived by Millennials in Hotels international?” This has given rise to a new framework that explicitly distinguishes between brand (dis)identification and organizational (dis)identification, and which is our main contribution to academic and corporate practitioners. READ MORE