By Aaron Allston

ISBN-10: 0345534808

ISBN-13: 9780345534804

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The first of a new sequence of x-Wing books.

The intrepid spies, pilots, and sharpshooters of Wraith Squadron are again in an all-new Star Wars event, which transpires simply after the occasions of the destiny of the Jedi series!

Three many years have handed given that Wraith Squadron conducted its final challenge. taking over the main risky and bold operations, the rogues and misfits of the elite X-Wing unit turned legends of the uprising and the second one Galactic Civil conflict, ahead of breaking apart and going their separate methods. Now their singular abilities are again in important demand--for a tailored Wraith Squadron mission.

A robust normal within the Galactic Alliance military, as soon as well known for his valor, is suspected of engaging within the notorious Lecersen Conspiracy, which almost toppled the Alliance again into the cruel palms of the Empire. With orders to reveal and understand the traitor--and license to take action via any and all means--the Wraiths turns into thieves, pirates, impostors, forgers . . . and...

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Jones and Hamilton (1992:95) conclude that management lack effort in developing a yield culture, but also state that: "Because YM is complex and because it depends significantly in information teclinology, involving people is difficuh". According to Jones and Hamilton (1992), the first stage in implementing a YM culture is ensuring everybody within the organisation understands the phenomenon. Brotherton and Mooney (1992) support this view, implying that hoteliers must concentrate primarily on people and that organisational and software programmes are less important.

The Rooms Division Manager made sure that people understood new procedures, and how important it was that what you put in is what gets passed to the YM system, so I think that has been done well. RM. Memo's, reception meetings, training. They probably weren 't told there was to be a change. I learnt more about it, and as things change I try and tell my staff, and try and explain as much as I know, but what I don't know I can't pass on. Table 9: What commitment have employees made to YM procedures?

The paper concludes by proposing a series of practical recommendations for practitioners. 2 Methodology Given the existence of a reasonably substantial body of literature on yield management, a deductive approach to designing this research was considered to be the most appropriate. The initial work consisted of a review of the pertinent literature to estabUsh the current state of knowledge on the issues that the research was to address. The results obtained from this literature review were, then, used as a basis to compile the interview questions that comprised the main empirical data collection instrument.

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