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Ideas on how to solve the labor issue Posted on 06 Aug 2019 in the Columns & Current Issue categories.

I played my share of pickup basketball back in the day. It was enjoyable, despite my lack of ability to break ankles. To contribute, I learned other skills. Setting screens, Read more»

Rethinking even the ‘lamest’ jobs Posted on 19 Jun 2019 in the Columns categories.

“The process of aerating is as tough on the crew as the playability of aerated greens is on golfers. It takes time to aerate greens because the machines used for Read more»

Landing a job is in the details Posted on 07 May 2019 in the Columns categories.

My last name is Gulotti with a hard G. It’s an Italian name, but I also have a mix of French, Czechoslovakian and mostly Irish blood. The only truly Italian Read more»

The day we let the Mexicans rip Posted on 26 Feb 2019 in the Columns categories.

During my assistant years, the course management I worked for decided to do a bunker renovation. A project of this magnitude is usually contracted to an outside construction company, but Read more»

2018, the Year in Review Posted on 11 Jan 2019 in the Featured & Maintenance categories.

While I love writing my column, “The Walking Greenkeeper,” for Golfdom, I wanted a forum where I could go more in depth. So, I recently entered the world of podcasting. Read more»

Clipping volume nothing to snicker at Posted on 12 Nov 2018 in the Columns categories.

Recently, I listened to a turf-related podcast while completing some turfgrass chores. I was thoroughly enjoying the conversation until it hit on a topic that in all honesty, annoyed me Read more»