First, choose the segment of the Hospitality Industry that interests you the most: Foodservice, Lodging, Travel & Tourism. NEXT, choose an issue or concern that is affecting the industry segment, which could be legislative, social, environmental, political, or technological.
For the writing, provide background or context for the issue, explain the current state of the industry in relation to the issue, and compare and contrast two possible outcomes (future state) of the issue. The writing should describe how the industry is responding, identify how industry leaders (individuals, companies, or organizations) are responding or adapting, and explain how this issue became a hot button issue for the industry.
A well developed thesis statement should be written in your introductory paragraph.
Three references needed