Facility management in hospitality industry

Project description



Writing Assignment

The Assignment: The assignment is to respond to the attached memorandum. In this assignment you are serving as the Chief Engineer for a major property including 2,200 rooms in an 8 story hotel, a medium size conference center, a snack bar, full-service restaurant, and bar, 18-hole golf course, and other amenities.

Purpose: The purpose of this assignment is to provide you with an opportunity to write a business memorandum in response to a specific request. It requires you to get into the literature of sustainability using trade publications available in the UNLV Library. Secondly it gives you an opportunity to write a memorandum in BUSINESS FORMAT


Margins will be 1 all around

Present it as a memorandum to me from you – the Chief Engineer.

The memorandum requires a clear, concise writing style with good grammar, punctuation, and spelling.

I suggest you provide 1.5 to 2 pages presenting alternatives

and an aIDitional 1.5 to 2 pages making recommendations

Be sure that you meet the specifications from your CEO in the memorandum

For grading purposes the (1) Alternatives, (2) Recommendations, and (3) Justification are the most important part of the paper. The Recommendations and justification are key to a good grade. The are grounded in a well written alternatives section which must, of necessity, be tightly written.

A poorly written paper (grammar, spelling, colloquialisms, non-professional approach) will receive a poor grade

The paper will be checked for originality and grammar

There will be significant penalty for poor grammar and writing style