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    • Labor Scheduling, Part 2: Knowing How Many On-duty Employees to Schedule 

      Thompson, Gary (1998-12-01)
      [Excerpt] You've figured out how many customers to expect, and now you need to decide how many employees to schedule. Alas, to do that well is more complicated than you might think. Labor scheduling constitutes a large ...
    • Labor Scheduling, Part 3: Developing a Workforce Schedule 

      Thompson, Gary (1999-02-01)
      [Excerpt] “Who will help me bake this bread?,” asked the little red hen. “Not I,” said the dog. “Not I,” said the cat. “Not I,” said the mouse. “Then I will,” said the little red hen. Workforce scheduling a balancing act ...
    • Labor Scheduling, Part 4: Controlling Workforce Schedules in Real Time 

      Thompson, Gary (1999-06-01)
      [Excerpt] Deploying labor effectively is one of the most important tasks that front-line managers perform in service organizations. When a restaurant has too few employees, or its employees have the wrong skills, the result ...
    • Labor Scheduling: A Commentary 

      Thompson, Gary (2003-12-01)
      [Excerpt] Labor scheduling-which involves putting the proper number of people in the right jobs at the correct time-is simple to say, but a challenge to accomplish. In the late 1990s the Cornell Hotel and Restaurant ...
    • Labor Staffing and Scheduling Models for Controlling Service Levels 

      Thompson, Gary (1997-06-01)
      The problems of labor staffing and scheduling have received substantial attention in the literature. We introduce two new models of the labor staffing and scheduling problems that avoid the limitations of existing models. ...
    • Land Rush in Las Vegas 

      Snyder, Jason (2006-01-01)
      [Excerpt] Introduction For decades, Las Vegas has been a favorite destination for fun-seekers who yearn for the glitz and glamour that personifies ‘The Strip’. While visitors came by the millions, few took the step of ...
    • Land Use Rights in China 

      Yuan, Zhenhuan (2004-07-01)
      China is a socialist country and all land in China belongs to Chinese citizens as a whole. Article 10 of the 1982 Constitution upholds the Chinese land policy that reflects the traditional view of socialism - land of the ...
    • Leader Mistreatment, Employee Hostility, and Deviant Behaviors: Integrating Self-uncertainty and Thwarted Needs Perspectives on Deviance 

      Mayer, David M.; Thau, Stefan; Workman, Kristina; Van Dijke, Marius; De Cremer, David (2012-01-01)
      Integrating self-uncertainty management and thwarted needs perspectives on leader mistreatment and workplace deviance, we examine when and why leader mistreatment is associated with workplace deviance. We propose that ...
    • Leadership in the Service of Hospitality 

      Brownell, Judi (2010-05-01)
      The definition of leadership has changed considerably in the past one hundred years, beginning with the “great man” concept and, more recently, focusing on “transformational leadership.” The next step in leadership evolution ...
    • Leading on Land and Sea: Competencies and Context 

      Brownell, Judi (2008-01-01)
      The purpose of this study was to identify the competencies hospitality unit leaders perceived to be most critical for career development, and to determine whether perceptions of the importance of various skills and ...
    • Learning to Become a Taste Expert 

      LaTour, Kathryn A.; Deighton, John A. (2018-06-01)
      Evidence suggests that consumers seek to become more expert about hedonic products to enhance their enjoyment of future consumption occasions. Current approaches to becoming expert center on cultivating an analytic mindset. ...
    • Learning to Become a Taste Expert 

      LaTour, Kathryn A.; Deighton, John (2018-06-01)
      Evidence suggests that consumers seek to become more expert about hedonic products to enhance their enjoyment of future consumption occasions. Current approaches to becoming expert center on cultivating an analytic mindset. ...
    • Leaving Talent on the Table? The Importance of Developing and Retaining Women Leaders 

      Warech, Michael A. (2018-03-25)
      [Excerpt] While it’s been twenty years since McKinsey & Co. first coined the term ‘War for Talent’, many companies continue the fight to attract and retain the best and brightest. In an increasingly dynamic and competitive ...
    • Lennar Technology: The Connected Consumer Has Arrived in Multifamily 

      Lathan, Robert (2016-06-01)
      As multifamily homebuilders progress into the 21st century, they have looked to integrate electronics and technology to simplify and enhance their businesses. The use of programs like Yardi and MRI for both property ...
    • Letter from the Editor 

      Spanelli, James (2009-07-01)
      [Excerpt] Dear Readers, I am humbly delighted to present Volume 7 of the Cornell Real Estate REview. The journal attempts to be a forum for practical theory relevant to the field of real estate explained through real world ...
    • Letter from the Editor 

      Mestre, Chris de (2007-07-01)
      [Excerpt] Dear Readers, The students of the Masters of Professional Studies in Real Estate (MPS/RE) at Cornell University are pleased to introduce a revamped Cornell Real Estate Review. The first edition of the Review ...
    • Letter from the Editors 

      Bandy, Ryan; Doran, Evan (2014-07-01)
      [Excerpt] We are honored to present the 12th Volume of the Cornell Real Estate Review (CRER), a student edited and managed publication with oversight from faculty in the Baker Program in Real Estate at Cornell University. ...
    • Letter from the Editors 

      Penmetsa, Padma; Lake, Darren Scott (2004-07-01)
      [Excerpt] Dear Readers, Welcome to the latest issue of the Cornell Real Estate Journal. As real estate is a multidisciplinary profession, our goal for the Journal is to expose readers to articles examining a wide range of ...
    • Letter from the Editors 

      Henderson, Jason; Green, Matthew; Spencer, Jason (2016-06-01)
      [Excerpt] The Editorial Team is proud to release this 2016 14th Annual Volume of the Cornell Real Estate Review. This year’s issue explores a wide range of topics, including the deployment of new technologies in multifamily ...
    • Letter from the Editors 

      Lark, Michael; Trudel, Steven (2006-01-01)
      [Excerpt] Dear Readers,Welcome to the 2006 edition of the Cornell Real Estate Journal. This year’s issue of the Journal continues the precedent set forth in previous editions, covering a wide range of topics including real ...