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Cover for Security issues and the image of tourist destination.

This chapter discusses (i) why the tourism industry is so attractive to terrorism and domestic crime; (ii) the formation of tourist destination image and its multiple facets; and (iii) the elements of tourism security.

Author(s)
Amorim, E.; Korstanje, M. E.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394286)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Tourism as employer.

This chapter provides an overview of the tourism industry as an employer and outlines the skills required to enter and progress within the industry. The chapter discusses the challenges and rewards of working in tourism, the various aspects of human resources management in tourism, as well as...

Author(s)
Robinson, P.; Lück, M.; Smith, S.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789241488)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Tourism and destination strategy.

This chapter explores the concept of a strategy in the tourism sector and introduces a range of methods that can be used to plan, manage and develop strategy for businesses of all shapes and sizes. The chapter demonstrates this through a structure that reflects the development of strategy in an...

Author(s)
Robinson, P.; Lück, M.; Smith, S. L. J.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789241488)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Introduction to emotional intelligence in tourism and hospitality.

This chapter introduces the concept of emotional intelligence in general, and then explains the relevance of emotional intelligence for tourism and hospitality businesses. The outline of the book is also presented.

Author(s)
Koc, E.
ISBN
2019 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786398314)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for The future of the industry.

This final chapter assesses the future possibilities for TEFL tourism (i.e., tourism that involves teaching English as a foreign language), highlights lessons learned from the wider tourism industry and suggests the implementation of appropriate guidelines, regulations and mindfulness.

Author(s)
Stainton, H.
ISBN
2019 CABI (H ISBN 9781786393227)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Brand Dubai: sustaining its luxury image.

This chapter looks at the sustainable nature of the 'Dubai Luxury Brand' and its ever-expanding hospitality and tourism industries, raising arguments about its long-term sustainability as a luxury destination. As discussed in this chapter, the concept of luxury is contradictory to the sustainable...

Author(s)
Heyes, A.; Nadkarni, S.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394286)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Investigating the factors affecting tourism development in Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe.

The objectives of the study presented in this chapter were (i) to understand the growth and development of the tourism industry in Zimbabwe; and (ii) to identify the factors that affect tourism development in Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe. The findings of the study identified three factors, namely (i)...

Author(s)
Jeetesh Kumar; Anshul Garg
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394286)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Environmental sustainability on tourism business enterprise: model and case.

This chapter focuses on the environmental responsibility of tourism business enterprises. It combines the existing literature with a selected case (the Sundarbans in Bangladesh) that has faced catastrophic environmental circumstances due to irresponsible business practices in recent times. After...

Author(s)
Hassan, A.; Krishnan Umachandran; Halim, H. S.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394286)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Routes and the tourism industry.

This chapter looks at why and how the adventure travel trade (consisting of private tour operators) engages in trail-based product development. Sections examine: the profile of adventure tour operators; the adventure travel approach to route development; partnerships; community engagement; and the...

Author(s)
Ward-Perkins, D.; Beckmann, C.; Ellis, J.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394767)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Panama, the 'affordable exotic destination': planned tourism success and its unplanned consequences.

Based on long-term anthropological research with Afro-Antillean populations, this chapter documents how Panamanian governments and tourism mediators have created a thriving tourism industry with positive and detrimental consequences in the country. It is argued that due to its wide variety of...

Author(s)
Montero, C. G.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789243048)
Type
Book chapter

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