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The technology of print and the broad publics it reached enabled the spread of a common gaming culture- one built upon shared visual structures in game boards. Modern board games, of course, relied upon similar rules and replicated the ludic functions of their Renaissance progenitors.
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But, Native Americans have had less of a connection with organized labor. Indeed, in the current climate, labor and tribes seemed to be locked in an adversarial relationship. Tribal leaders see unions as a threat to their sovereignty. Examining struggles between tribal Hoffman University of Nevada, Las Vegas.
While women account for over half the hospitality workforce there is a gap in leadership positions. This study evaluates 10, management positions in United States commercial and Native American casinos, as of December The results show women hold Women lead in departments such as human resources, public relations, and sales and events, but lag in casino operations management.
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The second purpose of this study was to determine if there is a correlation between transformational, transactional, or laissez-faire leadership styles exhibited by the leadership team and job satisfaction among California card room casino employees.
This quantitative, non-experimental, correlational study involved utilizing two Likert-type scale survey instruments to measure leadership styles and employee job satisfaction. Data was collected from card room casino employees The purpose of this exploratory study was to generate an understanding in to the money laundering threats, vulnerabilities and controls found within UK betting shops, with a direct focus on the exponential growth of Fixed-Odd Betting Terminals.
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It all started with the Atlantic Club. It seemed like it had found its niche. PokerStars seemed to think so, too. The contract called for PokerStars to close the deal by April 30, , and it was unable to receive a gaming license by that date.
Atlantic Club decided to call off the sale, but the agreement allowed the property to keep the deposit paid by PokerStars. It seemed that Atlantic Club thought its value would skyrocket thanks to recently legalized online gaming in New Jersey. The Atlantic Club fell into bankruptcy in November It was unable to find a buyer and ceased operations in January Caesars Entertainment acquired the physical property.
Tropicana bought the gambling equipment. Showboat was the next Atlantic City casino to close. This was unusual as it was a profitable resort under the Caesars Entertainment umbrella. The motive behind closing Showboat was to try and draw patrons from it to the other Atlantic City casinos operated by Caesars Entertainment. Showboat closed on August 30, It was the second Caesars Entertainment casino in the U.
Revel was the biggest disaster in Atlantic City history. It opened in April to much fanfare. Revel attempted to bring Las Vegas to Atlantic City by concentrating on dining and nightclubs. Gaming was an afterthought. That was evident by its arrogant entry into the market. Revel did not feel that offering a players card program or offering comps was necessary. They had the attitude that guests would pay top dollar for a room, even if they gambled substantially. Revel also did not offer a smoking area or reasonably priced dining options.
These all contributed to its inability to stay out of the cellar of the Atlantic City gaming market. New management came in and attempted to turn it around. It was too little, too late. Revel closed on September 2, It tried to close earlier but could not receive approval to do so from the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement. Revel has even been a disaster in its afterlife.
Brookfield Asset Management attempted to purchase the casino out of bankruptcy. A dispute with the power plant built solely for Revel made that transaction fall through. Glenn Straub was next in line to acquire Revel. His attempt failed after the closing date passed and issues with existing tenants were not resolved. It seems Revel cannot find a buyer, even for less than a nickel on the dollar.