Tag: Assistant Living

Are you ready for some Fantasy Greenkeeping?

September 24, 2014 By
In my opinion, the massive popularity NFL football currently enjoys has virtually nothing to do with the game itself, but everything to do with fantasy football and gambling. I think we can all agree, given the similarities between golf maintenance ...

Guess what I did today, honey

August 19, 2014 By
So there I was washing my hands at the end of a day spent fixing an irrigation leak, still silently cursing the company whose defective fitting was responsible for me spending the majority of the day head-first in a muck ...
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The lifesaving power of a selfless act

June 23, 2014 By
“I want to buy a house with you before I die.” Those were the words Megan McDaniel said to her husband Jay, superintendent at Kinsale Golf and Fitness Club in Columbus, Ohio, in early 2012 — not even a year ...

Safety first and always for seasonal golf course maintenance staff

May 13, 2014 By
As the golf season is beginning to ramp up in the northern part of the country, and with it the hiring of seasonal staff, training of new employees is probably at the top of many of people’s lists right now. ...

A story about exodus: Golf industry job applicant pool drying up

April 17, 2014 By
This is my first installment in a series that will periodically appear throughout the year on Old Testament theology. ¶ Just kidding! Don’t turn the page. Not that there’s anything wrong with the Old Testament, but you know, the whole ...

18 greens in 1

March 13, 2014 By
It’s been said that putting green management is the most advanced form of agriculture that exists. That’s probably true when you consider all the variables that we attempt to control and balance with golfer expectations for firm and fast, yet ...