Hotel Management and Operations / Edition 5

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Overview

Hotel Management and Operations, Fifth Edition provides a practical, up-to-date, and comprehensive approach to how professionals across the industry manage different departments within their operation. From the front office to finance, from marketing to housekeeping, this resource offers advanced theory played out in practical problems. Multidimensional case studies are a notable feature, with complex management problems portrayed from multiple viewpoints; “As I See It” and “Day in the Life” commentaries from new managers provide further real-world perspective. Covering the latest issues affecting the industry, this text gives students and professionals an up-to-date, dynamic learning resource.
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Provides a broad range of research and commentary on issues in the management of modern hotel departments for students. Covers changes in the industry reflecting the economy, organizational design, interdepartmental conflict in hotels, food and beverages, entertainment, front office management, marketing, financial control, and managing human resources. Includes numerous examples and case histories. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780470177143
  • Publisher: Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 1/12/2010
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 5
  • Pages: 512
  • Sales rank: 412,473
  • Product dimensions: 7.40 (w) x 9.20 (h) x 1.10 (d)

Meet the Author

Denney Rutherford is the Ivar B. Haglund Distinguished Professor of Hotel and Restaurant Administration in Washington State University's College of Business and Economics. He is heavily involved in the Educational Insitute of the American Hotel and Motel Association, as well as Council on Hotel and Restaurant Institutional Education.

Michael J. O'Fallon, PhD, teaches in the Hospitality and Tourism Management Department in the College of Business at James Madison University.

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Overview

Chapter 2: Organization

Chapter 3: General Managers: A View at the Top

Chapter 4: Operations: Rooms

Chapter 5: Operations: Housekeeping, Engineering and Security

Chapter 6: Food and Beverage Division

Chapter 7: Marketing and Associated Activities

Chapter 8: Financial Control and Information Management

Chapter 9: Human Resources Policy Management

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