You will choose one area of the Hospitality Industry that interests you the most: Food service, Lodging, Travel & Tourism and then you will address a hot topic or current issue that is affecting that specific industry.
Some ideas could be food safety, the bedbug issue…etc or if you can think of something better. Please just choose ONE topic and focus on that.
Explain how this issue became a problem for the industry.
Describe how the industry is responding to or adapting to this issue. Are there any industry associations that are taking a stand regarding this topic?
What is the industry doing to address this current situation?
Include specific industry references and examples to reinforce your points, include at least one industry professional organization (such as the National Restaurant Association, American Hotel & Lodging Association, or the U.S. Travel Association).
Finish up by describing how this issue could continue to influence or affect the industry in the future; how will the industry handle this issue going forward?
The essay should be in APA format, about a segment in the industry that interest you and focused on a current topic occurring in that industry segment today. Please DO NOT write about “Restaurant Management”. It is not an acceptable topic. Thank you!
Please make sure you use at least 3 resources, and please cite them properly and throughout the body of the paper.