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Gambling on a Casino Management Certificate

Earning a Casino Management certificate may sound like an exciting and glamorous job, but the recession is dulling that luster. Casinos are seeing a decrease in revenue these days, but some people have an idea how to boost that revenue.

Factual arguments can be presented that reducing slot hold percentages and providing excellent customer service are two methods to increase patronage and ultimately returns for Vegas casino operators. Earth - shatteringly simple and non - novel, right? Certainly the gamblers (including this author) who enter Vegas casinos wouldn't argue with those actions. Why does Vegas casino management never consider palpable slot hold reductions as a means to increase customer base and returns or, God forbid, actually implement a trial run at it? According to this article, the current average slot hold on the Vegas strip is just over 7% for all denominations, while the Boulder Strip is just under 5%. My research preparation for this entry indicates that 1 - 2 % increase in slot hold can cause a 30% reduction in time on device figures. There must be some long accepted mathematical formulae / casino management axiom that deters such action. Alternatively, perhaps contractual debtor demands to appease Wall Street / banking entities or plain old greed fuels their reluctance. Hasn't recent history taught us that greed sucks? On the other hand, most gambling gurus and experts tell us to avoid the slots altogether due to exorbitant house advantage; most Vegas gambling patrons play the slots, however. Slots are the single largest revenue generator among Vegas casino games.

Earning a casino management certificate online can prepare you for a career in a variety of settings such as Las Vegas, but you can also work at island resorts, cruise ships or tribal casinos. Once gaming revenues return to normal, jobs will most likely be steady in the years to come.


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