Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) January 2, 2007
The New Year holiday season is bustling for the hospitality industry, and it's an opportune time for future hospitality professionals to take advantage of travel industry-related education and career resources listed on CareerSchoolDirectory.com. Top tourist and travel destination Las Vegas is an increasingly popular New Year's destination bringing record numbers again to The Strip this year. The article "A Hospitality Career in Nevada is a Sure Bet" on the career resource Web site explores the how promising a career in travel and tourism can be in Nevada.
The CareerSchoolDirectory.com article shows the travel and tourism industry contributes as much as $20 billion annually between Las Vegas, Reno, and other tourist destinations in Nevada.
The hospitality and tourism sector constitutes about 2.8 percent of total world employment, and 8 percent of total U.S. employment, with an American payroll of about $174 billion. To read the full text of "A Hospitality Career in Nevada is a Sure Bet," visit: http://www.careerschooldirectory.com/news/2006/09/a_hospitality_career_in_nevada_is_a_sure_bet.html
In 2004, the U.S. Bureau of Transportation Statistics projected a 17 percent increase in holiday travel and tourism by the year 2014. This holiday travel surge increases the opportunities for hospitality careers and CareerSchoolDirectory.com offers career seekers much-needed industry information and educational resources. Future hospitality professionals can find search tools, descriptions of hospitality schools, and listings of schools in the geographical area of their choice. (http://www.careerschooldirectory.com/pages/usschools/00usschools.htm).
Holiday travel to Las Vegas continues to be an industry trend, with this New Year's Eve alone bringing over 300,000 tourists to The Strip. According to the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority, 38.5 million visited Las Vegas in 2005, generating $36.7 billion. Numbers for 2006 have not yet been released. As tourism in Las Vegas, Nevada as a whole, and other vacation spots grows continually stronger, so does the demand for trained hospitality professionals to manage the travel and tourism industry.
CareerSchoolDirectory.com is a list of schools dedicated to career education and training. Students and professionals can easily find the schools, colleges, professional training programs, and career development resources necessary for their career and personal fulfillment