Your essay should be 2 4 pages of written content along with a properly formatted title page and reference page. An abstract should not be included. The content for your essay is described below.
The American Hotel & Lodging Association (AH&LA) is a professional organization that serves the hotel industry including providing industry data research advocacy and education. As a student you can join this organization and take advantage of membership benefits and relationship building.
Visit the AH&LA website. www.ahla.com
Spend some time reviewing the different benefits of membership programs and educational opportunities. Be certain to visit the information Center and view the data that the organization provides to the industry. You do not need to be a member to view this information.
In addition to being a source of information for the industry the AH&LA is also a source of influence with a large presence on Capitol Hill. Review the Governmental Affairs page. Read through some of the key issues and click on the link that leads you to review additional issues on which the AH&LA is lobbying on behalf of the industry.Choose one of the issues that the AH&LA is currently working on. Use the school s online library to conduct further research on this issue. Your essay should outline how this issue came to be important to the industry what the AH&LA recommends as far as this legislative issue and why and how this issue has impacted the industry.Be sure that you clearly define the issue using a clear thesis statement. Develop the issue within your essay and include a concluding paragraph.If you have any questions on the content or format for this assignment please send me a message or post the question in the Q&A forum.
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