Hotel Housekeeping: Operations and Management (Oxford Higher Education)

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9780198061090: Hotel Housekeeping: Operations and Management (Oxford Higher Education)

The second edition of Hotel Housekeeping: Operations and Management is a comprehensive textbook specially designed to meet the requirement of students pursuing courses in hotel management.

The book explores the key elements of housekeeping as also its theoretical foundations and techniques of operations. It provides an exhaustive coverage of the core concepts as well as guidelines on practical aspects of the subject.
Students of hotel management would find the book highly useful. With its practice-oriented approach, the book would also be useful for housekeeping professionals and students of home science.
Key Features
A new chapter on ergonomics in housekeeping
New sections dealing with anti-terrorism measures, odor control, and use of hotel management software
New case studies based on real-life, sensitive situations encountered by housekeeping staff in the course of their routine work

In The DVD

Videos explaining the exact procedure involved in bed-making, room cleaning, flower arrangement, and organizing the maid s cart
Color plates showcasing illustrations of manual and mechanical cleaning equipment used in housekeeping, various types of flower arrangements, screenshots from hotel management software, etc.

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About the Author:

G. Raghubalan is the Head of Training, Processes and Executive Search at Hospitality Consulting and Management Group (HCMG), Mumbai, has over 19 years of experience in industry operations, training, and academics. He has headed training at various hotels including Citymax Hotels, CGH Earth Group of Hotels, Kochi, and Novotel, Hyderabad. He has also served as Principal, R.N. Shetty College of Hotel Management, Karnataka, and PES Institute of Hotel Management, Bangalore.

Smritee Raghubalan is the Head of Department, Housekeeping, and Training and Placement Coordinator at the Global Institute of Management Science, Mumbai, has over 10 years of professional experience, which includes teaching accommodation operations, housekeeping management, and food science and nutrition at various hotel management colleges.

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