HUMAN RESOURCES TRAINING-ESSENTIAL CONDITION FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF COMPETITIVENESS IN THE TOURISM FIELD IN ROMANIA

Cezar Militaru, Adriana Zanfir
unpublished
Romanian tourism can be an important factor for long-term economic growth if it is properly sustained and developed. The country's potential is huge, but it has remained equally inappropriately capitalized, even though there have been many debates about the possibilities at our disposal. Recent studies regarding the competitiveness of Romanian tourism show that Romania has been positioned behind less developed countries or located in less attractive areas for tourists. Current analyses of
more » ... t analyses of tourism competitiveness included factors such as the country's economic capacity, promoted policies and conditions for tourists, infrastructure and tourism potential of the country. An important aspect regards the human resources and the tourism labor market. The tourism industry uses extremely varied labor force, but less and less prepared to deal with current requirements. The process of providing a touristic service has become quite complex and entails the full involvement of employees if we want a high level of satisfaction for tourists. In Romania we are seeing worring signs that in the near future we will become deficient in the well prepared human resources sector. Human resources improvement is necessary for the economic performances growth, developing a career in tourism, and reducing personnel variations.
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