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Medium is the Message Case Solution

Medium is the Message Case Solution

Case Synopsis This case (Medium is the message) illustrates the face-to-face nature of services along with its managerial implications.  Fly Away Travel is known for providing stimulating holidays, and also for their personal attention and care.  It is this high level of customer service that differentiates it from other travel providers.  To combat geography and …

Scuba Jamboree Case Solution

Scuba Jamboree Case Solution

What might have been some of the implications for Scuba Jamboree of the fact that 70% of the local diving industry was controlled by foreign operators, and the challenge for Thai dive specialists to become more competitive? A: In the dive business, accreditation by a professional organization (like PADI) is essential.  This was lacking in …

A Case of Unfulfilled Customer Expectations

A Case of Unfulfilled Customer Expectations

How would you characterize customer (Lee’s) expectations and perceptions, and what factors have contributed to the formation of these? Lee expected to save time from a convenient and cheaper bill paying system being offered by her bank.  She is likely to have formed those expectations from at least two sources. i) her previous experience with …

Case Study Solution – A Conjoint Approach to Pricing Annual Sports

Case Study Solution - A Conjoint Approach to Pricing Annual Sports

Questions for Discussion What does the experience described in this case suggest about the concept of value and how this is assessed by different people? (Note: It might be helpful to consider this question with reference to the work of Valarie Zeithaml.) Discuss the appropriateness of the club’s use of bundling and other potential sports …