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Managing for quality in the service sector

Managing for quality in the service sector

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Published by Blackwell in Oxford [England], Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Service industries -- Management.,
  • Service industries -- Quality control.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Willem F.G. Mastenbroek.
    ContributionsMastenbroek, W. F. G., Organisatie Adviesgroep Nederland.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD9980.5 .M342 1991
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 260 p. :
    Number of Pages260
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1850805M
    ISBN 100631174990
    LC Control Number90002316

      – The purpose of the paper is to discover quality dimensions for the health‐and‐fitness industry and to examine the salient aspects of the quality‐management practices of organisations in this industry., – The research in this paper uses a grounded‐theory approach to a multiple case study of 15 companies in the Swedish health‐and‐fitness industry. Management Information Systems in the Public Sector: /ch Management information systems (MIS) are fundamental for public sector organizations seeking to support the work of managers. Yet they are often ignored in.

      Direct effect of service quality and customer satisfaction to customer re-patronage intention with reference to public sector. ELK Asia Pacific Journal of Management and Retail Management, 2(1), 1 – 8. Human Resource Management for the Hospitality and Tourism Industries takes an integrated look at HRM policies and practices in the tourism and hospitality industries. Utilising existing human resource management (HRM) theory and practice, it contextualises it to the tourism and hospitality industries by looking at the specific employment practices of these industries, such as how to manage.

    Total quality management: a way of managing people and business processes to ensure complete customer satisfaction at every stage internally and externally (Department of Trade and Industry. This book covers the following topics: Understanding the nature of services, Aligning service strategy and service competitiveness, service design, development and automation, Managing human resource in services, Service quality, Service facility design and facility location, Demand management in services, Capacity management or supply.


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