Essays about: "hotel management tourism"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 20 essays containing the words hotel management tourism.

  1. 1. All-inclusive or Not-inclusive? : - Towards a more sustainable use of water and electricity by the tourism sector in the Dominican Republic.

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

    Author : Tua Tägtström; Rebecca Vikström; [2020]
    Keywords : All-inclusive; Hotel strategies; Sustainable tourism; Dominican Republic; Water use; Electricity use; Consumption and production; Local resident;

    Abstract : Purpose  The purpose of this study is to understand the challenges all-inclusive hotels face in implementing sustainable water and electricity management in the Dominican Republic. Different challenges in balancing water and electricity towards sustainable consumption patterns will be identified. READ MORE

  2. 2. Sustainability in hospitality : A case study of hotel Galomar

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för teknikvetenskaper

    Author : Lovisa Paula Clevehorn; [2019]
    Keywords : Key words: environment; hospitality; life cycle assessment; sustainability; tourism.; Nyckelord: besöksnäringen; hållbarhet; livscykelanalys; miljö; turism.;

    Abstract : Newly refurbished Galomar opened in the summer of 2018 and is awarded the first self-sufficient hotel in Madeira Island out of renewable energy sources. The hotel management is highly engaged in sustainability and therefore wants to ensure that they are doing everything achievable to be as sustainable as possible. READ MORE

  3. 3. A comparative study of sustainability in the hospitality sector in Chinese hotels

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för teknikvetenskaper

    Author : KAI YANG; [2019]
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    Abstract : The development of an industrial civilization,and rapidurban economic growth, leads tomore and more pressure onthe natural environment. Furthermore, the tourism industry is one of the major industries in the world and to understand the importance of sustainable development for the environment and society, the tourism industry is the first to understand. READ MORE

  4. 4. 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

  5. 5. Assessing Staff Turnover: A View from Hotel Workers in Reykjavík : Causes and Impacts

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Turismvetenskap; Högskolan Dalarna/Turismvetenskap

    Author : Sunna Guðmundsdóttir; Emeli Kammerland; [2018]
    Keywords : Departure; hospitality industry; human resource management; retention; Iceland;

    Abstract : Staff turnover is an endemic issue in the hospitality industry, worldwide. Voluntary staff turnover has been the focus of many studies in the past decades and many researchers have constantly intended to connect a number of variables to it. READ MORE