Hospitality Industry Reflection Paper

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In this reflection paper I will be reflecting on marketing in hospitality industry. I will be giving personal examples and thoughts related with different topics which are “service characteristics of hospitality and tourism marketing” and “market segmentation, targeting, and positioning”. I will be referring textbook when it is needed. As Karl Albrecht states “Managers do not control the quality of the product when the product is a service . . . . The quality of the service is in a precarious state – it is in the hands of the service workers who ‘produce’ and deliver it.” Hospitality industry is one of the main industries in this world and this is the relationship between guest and host. Hospitality also involves showing respect for their guest, treat them equal and providing what they need when they are in the hotel or requesting on a thing such as need a tourist to bring go around the town, need transportation and other. The hospitality industry basically provides lodging or accommodation to people who travel and needs shelter for the day. Today, the hospitality industry is providing more choices for its consumers all around the world from hotels, resorts, inns, hostels and many more. Hospitality industry is one of the industries that provide service so it is basically focused on customer satisfaction because customer who is the main major to pay us. In different kind of hotel will get a different type of service because it is depend on how the hotel functioning. If the
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