Conducting Tours A Practical Guide

Author by : Marc Mancini
Languange : en
Publisher by : Cengage Learning
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 77
Total Download : 437
File Size : 54,8 Mb
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Description : For readers seeking adventure in the field of tourism, Conducting Tours offers essential, contemporary guidance needed for success in this exciting, expanding industry. Beginning with basic, valuable information about guiding, escorting, and tour planning, the text progresses with discussions on subtler topics such as guide commentary tricks for effective touring, psychology of group behavior, successful itineraries, and ethical challenges presented to tour leaders. The subject matter is organized for greater reading clarity with chapter overviews, highlighted glossary terms, and magazine-style prose. Numerous photos, graphics, and quotes from industry leaders highlight key points, and over 40 charts, maps and illustrations give visual, easy access renderings of information. The professional profiles, end-of-chapter summaries and activities enables learners to comprehend real-life experiences and apply their knowledge. This integrated textbook/workbook is the only source necessary to learn about Conducting Tours. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.


Conducting Tours

Author by : Marc Mancini
Languange : en
Publisher by : Delmar
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 20
Total Download : 434
File Size : 47,7 Mb
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Description : Widely recognized as the "bible" for veteran tour conductors, this information-packed resource offers insight into conducting successful and lucrative tours. Every important aspect of this exciting profession is covered. The perceptive handbook delves into client and escorting psychology, preparing prospective tour guides for the unexpected. 185 illus.


Conducting Tours A Practical Guide

Author by : Marc Mancini
Languange : en
Publisher by : Cengage Learning
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 67
Total Download : 356
File Size : 49,6 Mb
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Description : For readers seeking adventure in the field of tourism, Conducting Tours offers essential, contemporary guidance needed for success in this exciting, expanding industry. Beginning with basic, valuable information about guiding, escorting, and tour planning, the text progresses with discussions on subtler topics such as guide commentary tricks for effective touring, psychology of group behavior, successful itineraries, and ethical challenges presented to tour leaders. The subject matter is organized for greater reading clarity with chapter overviews, highlighted glossary terms, and magazine-style prose. Numerous photos, graphics, and quotes from industry leaders highlight key points, and over 40 charts, maps and illustrations give visual, easy access renderings of information. The professional profiles, end-of-chapter summaries and activities enables learners to comprehend real-life experiences and apply their knowledge. This integrated textbook/workbook is the only source necessary to learn about Conducting Tours. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.


A Practical Guide To Choral Conducting

Author by : Harold Rosenbaum
Languange : en
Publisher by : Routledge
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 56
Total Download : 655
File Size : 43,8 Mb
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Description : Rooted in the experience of a professional choral conductor, this book provides a guide to practical issues facing conductors of choral ensembles at all levels, from youth choruses to university ensembles, church and community choirs, and professional vocal groups. Paired with the discussion of practical challenges is a discussion of over fifty key works from the choral literature, with performance suggestions to aid the choral conductor in directing each piece. Dealing with often-overlooked yet vital considerations such as how to work with composers, recording, concert halls, and choral tours, A Practical Guide to Choral Conducting offers a valuable resource for both emerging choral conductors and students of choral conducting at the undergraduate and graduate levels.


Cruising

Author by : Marc Mancini
Languange : en
Publisher by : Cengage Learning
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 92
Total Download : 742
File Size : 45,5 Mb
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Description : Comprehensive profiles of two dozen cruise lines, a study of cruises by their geographic itineraries, and an insider’s view of cruise sales, marketing, and operations make this the only guide needed for learning how to succeed in the cruise industry. The content has been written in a magazine-style manner, making it easy and fun to read. And the author has applied a number of educational strategies, lending to Cruising’s easy learning manner. Particular attention is placed on key terms and phrases for better comprehension, activities and discussion items reinforce the concepts, and photos, graphics, and sidebars illustrate each chapter’s content. Dozens of leading industry professionals—including several cruise line presidents—have reviewed this material, ensuring that it reflects real-world insights into the business.


Principles And Ethics Of Tour Guiding

Author by :
Languange : en
Publisher by : Rex Bookstore, Inc.
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 58
Total Download : 495
File Size : 45,6 Mb
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Essentials Of Tour Management

Author by : Betsy Fay
Languange : en
Publisher by :
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 67
Total Download : 262
File Size : 41,9 Mb
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Tour Operators And Operations

Author by : Jacqueline Holland
Languange : en
Publisher by : CABI
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 20
Total Download : 252
File Size : 44,5 Mb
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Description : With a focus on the creation and distribution of packaged holidays, this text covers the fundamentals of business and the relationship between tour operators and destinations. With particular reference to the sustainability of both parties, it reviews the impacts and influences of tour operations and practices on destinations within the overriding context of tour operator responsibility. It addresses the entirety of this key component of the tourism sector, and reflects the shift in recent years from traditional 'sun, sea and sand' holiday to more bespoke packages.


Selling Destinations

Author by : Marc Mancini
Languange : en
Publisher by : Cengage Learning
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 57
Total Download : 952
File Size : 50,6 Mb
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Description : Selling Destinations is the resource no student or travel professional from any sector of the industry will want to do without. The author’s sales-geography philosophy is supported by essential information on major tourist destinations around the world, as well as lesser-known hot spots. The author uses more than 300 maps, graphs and other visual aids to give the reader a wealth of information about location selection, modes of travel to and around the desired area, climate, cultural patterns, lodging options, day trips, attractions and allied destinations. Each chapter closes with a map activity testing knowledge of geographic locations and their attractions, a case study to apply the knowledge learned to hypothetical travelers and a creative activity that challenges the reader to find an innovative solution to a hypothetical situation.


Journal Of Travel Research

Author by :
Languange : en
Publisher by :
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 10
Total Download : 371
File Size : 49,9 Mb
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