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The intention to purchase a night's stay in a hotel : an empirical test of the Hines' model of responsible environmental behavior
(Virginia Tech, 1994-05-05)
<p>This study was approached with a desire to move forward the body of knowledge concerning environmental research as it pertains to the hospitality industry. The endeavor was undertaken with the belief that concern and ...
An examination of individual level effects of downsizing in a foodservice organization
(Virginia Tech, 1994-05-05)
This research examined the effect of downsizing on the stress-related perceptions and work-related attitudes and behaviors of employees of a school food service organization. A major purpose of this study was to investigate ...
An Exploratory Model of the Relationships between Empowerment, Job Involvement, Job Satisfaction, Organizational Commitment, and Customer Orientation in the Hospitality Industry
(Virginia Tech, 1998-10-30)
The concept of customer orientation is becoming increasingly more important to managers, especially in service industries. Given the premise of the study that a customer-oriented employee has a critical role in enhancing ...
The Impacts of Tourism Development on Stakeholders\' Quality of Life (QOL): A comparison between community residents and employed residents in the hospitality and tourism industry
(Virginia Tech, 2013-04-22)
The primary goal of this dissertation is to determine the relationship between the effects of tourism and stakeholders\' quality of life. Specifically, the research investigates stakeholders\' perception of the impact of ...
Consumer Evaluation of a Vertical Brand Extension in the Lodging Industry: Relationships among Brand Trust, Band Loyalty, Brand Distance, and Brand Extension
(Virginia Tech, 2013-04-24)
Vertical brand extensions have been used as popular strategies in the lodging industry. Research on brand extension that is related with brand trust and brand loyalty has been useful in making brand extensions successful. ...
The relationship of work satisfaction, organizational commitment and retirement intention of older workers in institutional foodservices
(Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 1986)
The relationship between the work attitudes, job satisfaction and organizational commitment has been demonstrated to influence turnover/retirement. This relationship is important due to changing demographic patterns in ...
Intangible Assets Valuation in the Hospitality Industry
(Virginia Tech, 2013-04-25)
Market value of firms and book value of firms are rarely the same. The difference, which is attributed to unrecorded or unrecognized intangible assets, has increased significantly since the 1970s. The issue of appropriately ...
Sustainability, Empowerment, and Resident Attitudes toward Tourism: Developing and Testing the Resident Empowerment through Tourism Scale (RETS)
(Virginia Tech, 2013-09-17)
Research on resident attitudes towards tourism and sustainability are two of the most ubiquitous and important topics within tourism research. This study sought to contribute to these fields of research in four specific ...
Environmental uncertainty, business strategy and financial performance : a study of the lodging industry
(Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 1988)