The Effect of the Tourism Industry Growth to Tourism Students Regarding to their Future Job Opportunities Abstract This paper entitled “The Effect of Tourism Industry Growth to Tourism Students Regarding to their Future Job Opportunities” was about how tourism industry growth affects the tourism students in their future jobs. It focused on the benefits that tourism students can get from tourism industry growth. It allowed the readers to understand more about tourism industry for it was discussed by the researcher thoroughly. Introduction Nature and scope of the problem: The tourism industry is considered as the most in demand nowadays for most of the jobs are coming in this industry. Wearing and Mchee (2013) state that Tourism being a hospitable and international industry, offers a wide variety of opportunities that are in demand and essential.
1 Introduction The new era made us the bystanders of a great show, namely the informational and technical show of every sector of the society. Every country in the world understands the importance of tourism as a part of the economic sector that can sustain the development of the national economy. Generating the revenue and employment, tourism is the sector where partnerships find the perfect tools to achieve goals. Years in a row, many island states in the Caribbean experienced some substantial economic instabilities. However, tourism was the sector seen as an alternative to enhance the economic development of the countries.
Introduction Nowadays, people are becoming highly dependent on what is marketed right infront their eyes through the use of promotion and advertising, opinion from other people, and media which is the main source of the created perception of a potential tourist about a destination (Govers, et al, 2007). Today’s traveller can virtually tour destinations at the touch of a finger even before actually visiting the place through simple online marketing platforms (Solimar International, 2014) that give tourists ideas and knowledge about the particular destination. With the highly industrialized and technological world, the industry of tourism marketing continuously grows resulting in the number of international tourist arrivals, as of 2015, to 1,184 million, representing an increase of 4.4% with 50 million more tourist arrivals compared to 2014 with accords from the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO, 2016). In line with this, destination image plays an important role for the topic of this research since many tourists are attracted to a specific destination. Therefore, as Lopes (2014) and Tran (2013) stated, assessment of the brand image or the destination image is needed because it is one of the most important elements of a tourist destination and is known as one of the most important factors in promoting and marketing a successful tourist destination due to its impacts on both supply-demand side aspects of the marketing.
Additionally, people travel for relaxation, entertainment, political, economic and health consideration. Dubai is a city that succeeded in emerging as one of the best international tourist destination, due to various factors. This paper will discuss the main aspects that attract tourists to
People see that the number of tourists may indeed be growing. But what do these people actually do? When looking at the types of attractions that visit, people see museums and monuments, the main elements of tourism, are still the most popular attractions. Proportionally, they have more presence in the market those artistic manifestations. This is not entirely surprising given that artistic attractions can be seen only at specific times, requires tourists to buy tickets, and is aware of the schedule of the different events and, in many cases, knowledge of required specific language.
Introduction In recent past, the United Arab Emirates is considered the most prominent and preferred destination for tourist globally. It is because the outstanding growth and development in the field of tourism, among other things also. With the passage of time the UAE tourism is developing faster than ever before, many restaurant and hotels represent, almost, two percent in gross domestic product and the rate of employment is 4.4% observing total workforce. All these facts and figures show very clearly that the sector of tourism is the most promising sector in the United Arab Emirates’ economy (Ali et. al, 2015) 2.1 Consumer Behavior The researchers explain the factors of consumer behavior and describes that there are lots of effects, characteristics
Before identifying the meaning of tourism industry that we should ask, what is tourism and who is a tourist? Kshitiz Thakur states: “a tourist is the prime consumer of the tourism industry and in simple word, a tourist is any individual who travels to someplace, other than his or her hometown, for a period of time. A tourist primarily travels to a place, stays there, visits some places and spends”. (n.d.) In other words, a tourist is simply an individual that travels to somewhere for any purposes and has to spend money on all of her/his activity he/she is worried about. Thereby we immediately
Mass media is very effective in fuelling the imaginations of people all over the world. Virtual representations are often directed towards taking people out of their routine daily lives. When this is the case, they start building not only an image of the destination and what it would be like, but also how that tourism experience can build their own personal identity.The packaging that is involved in these representations is critical in the sense that the decision to take a tour to a particular location is very strongly based on it. Hence, it is important that the real tourism experience comes closest to what the tourists believe they will experience when they actually live it. Many a times, this is accomplished by efforts to keep the tour highly restricted.
ENCOURAGE YOUTH Tourism is one of the main actors that deliver a country to have a big name in the world. The importance of tourism drives every country in the world to give its best performance in tourism to attract people around the world with cultural performances, unique places, natural places, or ancient collections and many others. The popularity of the tourism encourages a lot of entrepreneurs to gain benefit from tourism business, but who are they? Who run the tourism business? The answer reveals clue that a lot of tourism business are not run by young people.
The development of tourism heavily depends on the transport industry. When tourists are in the process of selecting a mode of transportation, they think of the safest, most comfortable and convenient way to get to their destination of choice at the cheapest and fastest way possible (Ahmad & Pandey, 2012). Over the years, the way tourists were transported evolved greatly. Many factors resulted in the change of the market domain. Technological and economic factors affected the development of transportation (Chand).