What to do about the growing carbon emissions of tourism? | WURcast

What to do about the growing carbon emissions of tourism? | WURcast

Hi! Tourism is about getting outside of your usual environment. In most cases, this includes a long drive by car or a flight to your destination. You probably know the traffic jams on the French and German roads on the traditional black Saturdays, or the great number of airplanes landing and taking off at large […]

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Introduction to Hospitality and Tourism Industry | UMES and USMx on edX

Introduction to Hospitality and Tourism Industry | UMES and USMx on edX

Well hello there. I’m Ernest P. Boger, Chairman of the University of Maryland Eastern Shore Department of Hospitality and Tourism Management. Do you know what these iconic brands have in common? Air Canada, Enterprise, Uber, McDonald’s, Fogo de Chao, Red Lobster, Marriott, Hilton, Hyatt Regency, Disney World, the Superdome, Yellowstone and Harriet Tubman national parks. […]

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What psychology can do for understanding tourism | WURcast

What psychology can do for understanding tourism | WURcast

Good day. In this video I will discuss the sociology of tourism. Sociology is the scientific study of society. It studies humans as social beings, how they live together in modern societies. This living together leads to all sorts of complex relations and problems, and these also take shape in context of tourism. Sociologists study […]

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Hospitality and Tourism Technology and Innovation | HKPolyUx on edX

Hospitality and Tourism Technology and Innovation | HKPolyUx on edX

[MUSIC PLAYING] SPEAKER 1: Nowadays, for many people, travel has become an essential part in their life. Travelers are seeking for convenient and personalized experiences. Correspondingly, businesses and the destinations are striving for staging the optimal experience for tourists, in a personal and memorable way. In the past two decades, with the involvement of technology […]

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Tourism and Travel Management | UQx on edX

[MUSIC PLAYING] SPEAKER 1: Travel is an aspiration for many people, and tourism is a lifeblood of economies, yet, tourism success is a shared responsibility. Managing travel and tourism is highly complex, even in developed destinations, like Queensland, Australia. TALEB RIFAI: Given Queensland’s wealth of natural and cultural heritage, it is essential that tourism is […]

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Managing Human Resources in the Hospitality and Tourism Industry | HKPolyUx on edX

Managing Human Resources in the Hospitality and Tourism Industry | HKPolyUx on edX

[MUSIC PLAYING] ALICE HON: Managing human resources in the hospitality and tourism industry is the organizational function that deals with hospitality issues related to human capital and workplace environment with an ultimate goal is to achieve organizational objectives. My name is Alice Hon, an associate professor of School of Hotel and Tourism Management. I’m the […]

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Managing Marketing in the Hospitality and Tourism Industry | HKPolyUx on edX

Managing Marketing in the Hospitality and Tourism Industry | HKPolyUx on edX

TONY TSE: Why are some people more loyal to a particular hotel chain than others? How can hospitality business get more repeat customers? To what extent service quality is part of the marketing mix in the tourism industry? What is so special about marketing communication in hospitality and tourism? Come explore the world of marketing […]

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