Fevzi Okumus, Levent Altinay and Prakash Chathoth, "Strategic Management for Hospitality and Tourism"
ta ylor & fr ancis | 2010 | ISBN: 075066522X | 333 pages | PDF | 1,6 MB
Strategic Management in the International Hospitality Industry: content and process, is a vital text for all those studying cutting edge theories and views on strategic management. Unlike others textbooks in this area, it goes further than merely contextualising strategic management for hospitality and tourism, and avoids using a prescriptive, or descriptive approach. It looks instead, at the latest in strategic thinking and theories, and provides critical and analytical discussion as to how and if these models and theories can be applied to the industry, within specific
Managing Strategic Surprise: Lessons from Risk Management and Risk Assessment
Cambridge University Press | September 1, 2008 | ISBN-10: 0521883156 | 336 pages | PDF | 1.5 Mb
The scope and applicability of risk management have expanded greatly over the past decade. Banks, corporations, and public agencies employ its new technologies both in their daily operations and long-term investments. It would be unimaginable today for a global bank to operate without such systems in place. Similarly, many areas of public management, from NASA to the Centers for Disease Control, have recast their programs using risk management strategies. It is particularly striking, therefore, that such thinking has failed to penetrate the field of national security policy. Venturing into
Mark Saunders, "Strategic Human Resource Management: Contemporary Issues"
English | ISBN: 027368163X | 2007 | PDF | 572 pages | 9 MB
Next Generation Telecommunications Networks, Services, and Management (IEEE Press Series on Network Management)
297 pages | Wiley-IEEE Press; 1 edition (April 5, 2010) | ISBN-10: 047057528X | PDF | 2.4 MbAn unprecedented look into the present and future of next generation networks, services, and management in the telecommunications industryThe telecommunications industry has advanced in rapid, significant, and unpredictable ways into the twenty-first century. Next Generation Telecommunications Networks, Services, and Management guides the global industry and academia even further by providing an in-depth look at current and developing trends, as well as examining the complex issues of developing, introducing, and managing cutting-edge telecommunications technologies.This is
Gillian Doyle, "Media Ownership: Concentration, Convergence and Public Policy"
S.ge P..tions Ltd | 2002 | ISBN: 0761966811, 0761966803 | 192 pages | PDF | 1,2 MB The digital revolution is transforming media and communications industries worldwide, and media companies are keen to emerge at the forefront of an increasingly transnational and competitive communications marketplace. However, the volume and scale of mergers and alliances involving media players has raised considerable challenges for regulators and state authorities alike. Media Ownership: Investigates the commercial and strategic advantages of consolidation and cross-media expansionExamines the socio-political and cultural implications of media concentrationAnalyzes how policy makers have responded to