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    If you’re like most of us, the answer is no. It can be difficult to know where to begin and where to go from there. A disaster may be caused by carelessness, negligence, bad judgement or by natural forces such as a hurricanes, tornadoes or floods.Read More

July 2018

From the CEO

Pinehurst Gives Permission
 For the second year in a row, I survived the “buddies golf trip” to the Pinehurst area of North Carolina with 11 other guys looking to have fun and spend money. What could go wrong?Read More

Cover Stories and Features

Hashtag fun‭ ‬at‭ ‬‭#‬miniDunes
 Ak-Chin Southern Dunes turned its practice space into popular short course.Read More

Finding the Right Path
 John Cunningham uses his own experience to guide employees to discover the job right for them.Read More

The New Privileges of Membership
 Amenity-drive recapitalization is positioning private clubs for a bright future.Read More

Meet the Decision Makers
 Women make up 40 percent of all new players in golf; they are also leading in the industry.Read More

Case Studies

You might want to rephrase that
 Famed restaurateur Danny Meyer says, “Service is the technical delivery of a product.  Hospitality is how the delivery of that product makes its recipient feel.”Read More

Riding‭ ‬the Wave
 With Nashville a red-hot destination right now, Hermitage Golf Course is reaping the benefits while also securing its future.Read More

Campaigning‭ ‬for Buy In
 When The Valley Club proposed radical changes to its golf courseís design, senior leaders launched a proactive campaign to sell the idea to members.Read More

Shuttle Meadow’s Players Hit the Road
 Women golfers at a Connecticut private club have caught the travel bug.Read More

Industry News and Trends

Leveraging Intangibles: Soft-side Investments Add Up
 Every day, businesses lose money by not understanding or leveraging their investments. When one considers the financials of organizations, it is clear that significant portions of those investments are not captured in financial statementsRead More

2 Questions, 2 Operators
 2 Questions, 2 OperatorsRead More



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