Review “Simulation Case Study: Phoenix Boutique Hotel Group” for this topic’s case study, in which you provide guidance to Phoenix Boutique Hotel Group (PBHG) founder Bree Bristowe.
In addition to creating a simulation model, prepare a 500-750-word recommendation for Bristowe’s best course of action. Explain your model and the rationale for your recommendations.
Use an Excel spreadsheet file for the calculations and explanations. Cells should contain the formulas (i.e., if a formula was used to calculate the entry in that cell). Students are highly encouraged to use the “Simulation Case Study: Phoenix Boutique Hotel Group Template” Excel resource to complete this assignment.
**You are required to use at least three academic references to support your report.
***Prepare this assignment according to the guidelines found in the APA Style Guide.
****You will be graded on (Rubrics):
1. Simulation Model: The simulation model is clear and purposefully chosen for the task.
2. Explanation of the Simulation Model: The explanation of the simulation model is substantial and thoughtful.
3. Recommendations for the Best Course of Action: The recommendations for the best course of action are thorough and thoughtful.
4. Rationale: The rationale directly justifies the recommendations for the best course of action with compelling support.
5. Thesis Development and Purpose: Thesis is comprehensive and contains the essence of the paper. Thesis statement makes the purpose of the paper clear.
6. Argument Logic and Construction: Clear and convincing argument that presents a persuasive claim in a distinctive and compelling manner. All sources are authoritative.
7. Documentation of Sources (citations, footnotes, references, bibliography, etc., as appropriate to assignment and style): Sources are completely and correctly documented, as appropriate to assignment and style, and format is free of error.