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Hospitality Management

Subject : hospitality
Instructions:
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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1. Low levels of dominance and Low levels of Sociability - Avoid decisions - stiff






2. An agent who buys unsold products in bulk from suppliers and resells the products at a discount to intermediaries or to consumers.






3. A local or regional event with national or possible international appeal that occurs once or annually






4. Any advertising message sent directly to prospective customers via the mail






5. An establishment - such as a restaurant - where a food-and-beverage business competes for customers






6. A basic - physical - or extended attribute of a product or purchase






7. Influencing behavior by presenting facts and appealing to logic.






8. When managers are given responsibility for achieving certain goals but have insufficient authority to take the necessary steps toward achieving them.






9. Document that job seekers fill out to help employers screen applicants.






10. An organization that works with meeting planners to provide tourist information services to business and leisure travelers






11. A hotel staff member who performs all of the functions of a desk clerk/agent - concierge - and valet






12. A type of buisness that has more thatn one location with the same name under the same ownership






13. A positive feeling or reaction customers have when a buisness or product meets their needs






14. Have power structures that place decision-making authority at LOWEST ORGANIZATIONAL LEVELS.






15. The main product that the customer is buying






16. Goods or services that aid the use of the core product






17. High levels of dominance and High levels of Sociability - Emotional - exaggerative - outspoken






18. The path a product takes without the help of any intermediaries between the producer and consumer






19. Managers build most of barriers - Lack of experience - Lack of Organizational Skills - Fear of being disliked






20. The physical components of a destination - such as hotels - resturants - roadways - and transportation - that support tourism






21. A type of buisness that is set up through a franchise agreement - Which is a contract between a franchisor and franchisee to sell a companys goods or services at a designated location






22. A company that operates a railroad system with combined passenger and rail service throughout the continental United States






23. Advertising with a goal of developing goodwill or a positive image






24. Statistics about consumers based on their knowledge - attitudes - use - or response to a product






25. Generally characterized by multiple levels of management and managers who must manage large numbers of people






26. Statistics that describe a population in terms of personal characteristics - such as age - gender - income - ethinicity - or education






27. The process of how money filters through a local economy and is spent and re-spent - creating income for other businesses.






28. The granting of authority or power to front-line personnel for handling and solving guests' problems






29. Travel for the sole purpose of conducting and individuals or companys buisness






30. The final stop of a journey - or the goal for travelers






31. A rate based on total sales for the day divided by the total number of sold rooms.






32. The type of selling whereby one buisness sells goods or services to another buisness






33. A person who organizes - manages - and takes the risk of owning and operating a buisness






34. A program in which an airline offers free travel - upgrades - and discounts to program members






35. An authorization stating that one has fulfilled the requirements for practicing in a feild or career






36. Specialized knowledge or skill






37. Ability to influence the behavior of others






38. Redistribution of power within an organization that enables managers - supervisors - and employees to perform their jobs more efficiently and effectively.






39. Personal characteristics admired by others






40. A framework for creating an advertising message that that gets Attention - holds Interest - stimulates Desire - and acheives Action






41. Emotive - Directive - Reflective - Supportive






42. The spoiling or contamination of the natural beauty and features of an enviorment - due to poor planning and design of tourism projects






43. Expert - Referent






44. The area in a lodging facility where support services take place which guests usually do not view






45. Influencing others to accept greater responsibility and exercise more control over the way they perform their jobs.






46. The process of developing - promoting - and distributing specefic locations to satisfy travelers and maintain appeal as long as possible






47. A condition of being subject to change or alteration






48. A single- or multi-day exhibition held at a convention or civic center arena.






49. The area in a hospitality establishment that guests usually do not view - including all areas responsible for food quality and production - such as the kitchen and recieving - office - and storage areas






50. A written statement of career goals and the necessary steps to acheive them