Career

Career advice from superintendents across the country

April 24, 2018 By
Tune into this video to hear top superintendents share the advice that had a big impact on their career paths and helped them become successful in the golf course industry. ...
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Staying engaged with a ‘do it yourself’ mentality

February 15, 2018 By
Certainly, everyone is by now aware of the number of assistant superintendents who have left the business over the last four or five years. Reasons given usually involve some combination of reduced advancement opportunities since the Great Recession, low pay ...
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Matt Neff: What I learned from YouTube

October 18, 2017 By
The YouTube rabbit hole. You’re checking out a highlight from the game you couldn’t stay awake for the night before, and next thing you know, you’ve been watching police dashcam videos for an hour. (True story, happened to um… a ...
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Tips and Tricks: Writing the right cover letter

July 6, 2017 By
“To whom it may concern” is not the proper way to introduce yourself in a cover letter. Unless, of course, you want it to go to the bottom of the stack, or worse, the circular file. This is a trying ...
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Course-correcting for the new year

October 31, 2016 By
The end of the calendar year brings a natural motivation to re-evaluate progress made on goals and ambitions for the future. Your employees may be developing professional resolutions for the new year. As an organization, your golf course may be ...
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Syngenta Business Institute application deadline Aug. 16

August 3, 2016 By
Superintendents interested in attending the 2016 Syngenta Business Institute must have their application submitted by Aug. 16. The event, taking place from Dec. 5-8, 2016, in Winston-Salem, N.C., partners Syngenta and the nationally ranked Wake Forest University School of Business, and is designed ...