Essays about: "management hotels"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 48 essays containing the words management hotels.

  1. 1. 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

  2. 2. 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

  3. 3. 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

  4. 4. 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

  5. 5. Embedded control system for the Shower of the Future

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för tillämpad signalbehandling; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för tillämpad signalbehandling

    Author : Patryk Jankowski; Przemysław Szyszkiewicz; [2017]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The Orbital Systems Company faces the really important issues such a lack of water, sewerage and even public health infrastructure. Its proposition of the Shower of the Future, which is a high-tech purification system that recycles water was inspired by the NASA, spaceship technology with limited sources of water and can be the solution of these problems. READ MORE