Tag: I’m Just Saying

My open

May 15, 2018 By
Well, it wasn’t really my Open, it was Tiger’s Open. This year it’ll be 10 years ago, but it seems like yesterday. I’ve attended several U.S. Opens through the years. Oakland Hills, Pinehurst and Atlanta Athletic Club come to mind ...
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You get what you give: Local chapter participation is key

April 9, 2015 By
par•tic•i•pate | verb. a) to take part b) to have a part or share in something ¶ I pulled this from an old Webster’s dictionary, circa 1990. What does participation mean to today’s turf managers? I’ve always been involved. It ...
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Golf’s big, Bigger and BIGGEST assets

February 18, 2015 By
Let’s talk about assets, shall we? No, not the J-Lo or Kardashian type. I mean the club’s assets. ¶ What is the largest asset at your place of employment? ¶ I’m certain that all of us turf janitors in golf ...
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Help wanted… again

January 22, 2015 By
Here I go again, writing another job description for an assistant superintendent. It’s a constant event, done multiple times in the last year or two. I guess it should be expected at a private 72-hole country club. Over three decades ...