A look at casino security after Hilo man was stabbed
A night of fun turned into a moment he’ll never forget for Hilo native, Kaiwa Nahooikaika. Las Vegas Metropolitan police said Nahooikaika was stabbed in the head, torso and leg while gambling at the Circus Circus Resort and Casino.
Gaming developer Acres updates decades-old player loyalty systems
John Acres created the gaming industry’s first player tracking system in the 1980s, giving casinos the ability to follow a customer’s slot machine wagering activity and reward the gambler with various incentives. The problem, he said, is casinos are still using the same technology decades later.
David Schwartz (Ombuds) published a post on From the Ombuds, the official blog of UNLV's Ombuds Office.
The post, titled "A New Way to Grow: Feedforward," describes Schwartz's recent encounter with Marshall Goldsmith's improvement exercise, explains the concept, and discusses how it is now available to UNLV employees.
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David G. Schwartz (Ombuds) recently published a post on From the Ombuds, the official blog of UNLV's Ombuds office.
The post announces the release of the office's most recent quarterly summary, covering April to June of 2022.
For more information about the Ombuds office, please visit its website.
David G. Schwartz (Ombuds) recently published a post on "From the Ombuds," the official blog of UNLV's ombuds office. Titled "Learn About Ombuds Interactive Workshops," the post explores the purpose and content of the workshops.
More information about the ombuds office is available online.
David G. Schwartz (Ombuds Office) recently published a post on From the Ombuds, the official blog of UNLV's ombuds office. Titled "Confidentiality and the Ombuds Office," this post explains the nature of confidentiality in the practice of an organizational ombuds.
David G. Schwartz (Ombuds) recently published a chapter, “To Skill, Perchance to Win: How Chance and Skill Have Coexisted in Gambling History.” In Mark R. Johnson, ed. The Casino, Card, and Betting Game Reader: Communities, Culture, and Play. Oxford: Bloomsbury Academic, 2022.
The chapter traces how both chance and skill elements have…