Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/10397/32638
Title: Environmental scanning and information source utilization : exploring the behavior of Hong Kong hotel and tourism executives
Authors: Jogaratnam, G
Law, R 
Keywords: Environment scanning information strategy making
Issue Date: 2006
Publisher: SAGE Publications
Source: Journal of hospitality and tourism research, 2006, v. 30, no. 2, p. 170-190 How to cite?
Journal: Journal of hospitality and tourism research 
Abstract: Different levels within the management hierarchy will have varying needs for information and will rely on diverse sources and utilize different types of information. This study examined current information acquisition practices adopted by hotel and tourism industry managers in Hong Kong. Data were collected by way of a survey questionnaire. Findings are reported pertaining to scanning attention ascribed to the task and remote environments, perceived importance of information source, frequency of information source usage, and the use of computer systems in environmental scanning.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10397/32638
ISSN: 1096-3480
EISSN: 1557-7554
DOI: 10.1177/1096348005284488
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