Evaluation of the Innovation Influences and Effects in Hotel Industry in SloveniaNataša Artič*
Vocational College for Catering and Tourism Maribor, Zagrebška cesta 18, Maribor, 2000, Slovenia
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- Nataša Artič
Vocational College for Catering and Tourism Maribor
Zagrebška cesta 18, Maribor
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E-mail: [email protected]
Received Date: November 17, 2016; Accepted Date: November 24, 2016; Published Date: December 01, 2016
Citation: Artič N (2016) Evaluation of the Innovation Influences and Effects in Hotel Industry in Slovenia. J Tourism Hospit 5: 261. doi: 10.4172/2167-0269.1000261
Copyright: © 2016 Artič N. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
This paper’s purpose is to evaluate an overview on input sources on the innovation process and effects of the innovation process as innovation outputs in the hotel industry as a supporting tool for hotel management. The paper defines current different influences and effects of innovation in hotel industry and future modern approaches in the hotel innovation management. It analyses the role of innovation knowledge among the hotel managers in Slovenia. The paper provides a better knowledge of hospitality innovation, especially of the influences and effects of innovation in hotel industry in general and it presents the evaluation report of hotel managers in Slovenia about influences on and effects of innovation process from literature and it gives particular reference to modern approaches (such as open innovation) about upcoming trends in innovation activities in hotel industry.