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Published Monday, January 2, 2017
AT A RECENT board meeting I asked the trustees to reflect on what their lives would be like if we did not properly take care of Beacon Hill Club (BHC) and it became unsustainable. When I am feeling the stress of being president of BHC, I often ask myself this exact question and contemplate what life would be like without it. The answer is unimaginable, and more»
Published Monday, January 2, 2017
The result of the November 2016 elections brings a close to the Obama years. For the first time since the 109th Congress (2005-2006), there will be a Republican President and Republican majorities in both houses of Congress. Obama Administration’s Negative Impact on Clubs During the Obama years, many efforts to pass legislation affecting the more»
Published Monday, January 2, 2017
Published Monday, January 2, 2017
As the membership demographic of private clubs in the United States ages, so do the members’ children and, as is the case with the general population, the percentage of members’ children with developmental and related disabilities and other special needs continues to rise. According to a recent U.S. Census report, approximately 1.2 million more»
Published Monday, January 2, 2017
Some annual club goals usually involve staffing and ensuring that the club has the right number of employees for its needs as well as retaining its good employees. Planning your club’s staffing strategy is especially important when it comes to employing foreign nationals—non-U.S. Citizens and non-U.S. Lawful Permanent Residents (Green Card more»
Published Monday, January 2, 2017
The fact that Donald Trump owns more golf courses than any president in United States history should be positive for the industry. If he and the increased number of Republicans in all levels of government act in concert with their limited government values, individual clubs and their members will benefit. Trump is surrounding himself with decidedly more»
Published Monday, January 2, 2017
Club management selection committees have incredibly clear, deep and diverse expectations when it comes to the skills, attributes and traits expected when considering a slate of candidates. Many clubs create incredibly high standards and expect a range of candidates to exceed those expectations. Some of those clubs are willing to pay for talent and others more»
Published Monday, January 2, 2017
Drones, also known as Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) or Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV), are becoming increasingly mainstream. During the 2015 holiday season, the U.S. government estimated that more than one million were sold, with the market projected to grow exponentially, particularly for commercial and personal use. While drones may be fun to fly, they more»
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