Tag: 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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Social networking with LinkedIn

November 5, 2015 By
Launched in 2003, LinkedIn has grown to become the premier social networking website. People from all different professions make up the more 400 million members that have a profile, and the turf industry is a part of that group. So why ...
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Return on investment: How to motivate your maintenance staff

September 23, 2015 By
One of the most challenging parts of a golf course superintendent’s job has nothing to do with turfgrass management. It’s building a strong team of employees that you trust and that wants to stay with you for extended periods of ...
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Embracing change in the golf course industry

September 23, 2015 By
There have been a lot of job changes here in south Florida in 2015. I count more than 15 so far. The job carousel really has been spinning down here. Heck, I even got caught up in it myself. I ...
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Utilizing your business card

September 21, 2015 By
Even in today’s digitally driven world, the business card remains the simplest, most powerful marketing tool you can use when meeting potential business connections in person. According to Melissa Stanger of Business Insider, “your business card isn’t just a calling ...
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Email etiquette 101

September 18, 2015 By
In a world full of emojis and abbreviations, it can be difficult to remember how to write a professional email. We spend so much time sending smiley faces to our friends that when it comes time to send an important ...
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