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Ch 15: Factors that Affect the Hotel & Lodging Industry

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This chapter can help you go over the factors that affect the hotel and lodging industry. Our learning materials provide a convenient way to study for exams, complete an assignment, or develop professional knowledge and skills.

Factors that Affect the Hotel & Lodging Industry - Chapter Summary

In this chapter, you'll learn about the factors and trends, such as terrorism, e-commerce, and technology, that can affect the hotel and lodging industry. Each of these bite-sized lessons addresses a single hospitality topic, and the majority of lessons can each be completed in less than 10 minutes. In almost no time at all, you'll have made your way through the chapter and should be ready to do the following:

  • Describe the social responsibility of corporations in the hospitality industry
  • Identify the key pieces of managing technology used in hospitality
  • Relate current technology and trends in the industry
  • Analyze the impact of e-commerce on hospitality
  • Detail the significance of waste management
  • Compare different types of terrorism
  • Explain major cases involving cyber terrorism
  • Point out how terrorism has affected the tourism industry
  • Assess industry measures for crime prevention and risk management

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