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Jayme Luzzi Domestic & International Tourism Professor Whitley February 13th, 2020 Chapter 3 Questions 1. What is the growth potential for tourism jobs? The worldwide travel and tourism sector is still going strong, outpacing the growth of global GDP in 2018 for the eighth year in a row, according to new research from the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC). According to the WTTC, last year travel and tourism grew 3.9 percent, above global GDP growth of 3.2 percent and contributing a record $8.8 trillion and 319 million jobs to the world economy. [ CITATION Ada19 \l 1033 ] 2. As a career in tourism, what position appeals to you at present? Currently I would like to focus on Theme Park and large Entertainment venue safety and security with a focus on emergency management. 7. What criteria would you use to choose a company for an interview? Some of the criteria I would utilize in choosing a company to interview with are as follows: Fiscal responsibility Certified B Corporation () o Certified B Corporations are businesses that meet the highest standards of verified social and environmental performance, public transparency, and legal accountability to balance profit and purpose. B Corps are accelerating a global culture shift to redefine success in business and build a more inclusive and sustainable economy. Society’s most challenging problems cannot be solved by government and nonprofits alone. The B Corp community works toward reduced
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