August 2012

Published Wednesday, August 1, 2012

Plurals: The Next Generation

As America ages and takes a better look at its demographic composition, many are fairly surprised that Millennials, long seen as the youngest generation, aren’t really kids anymore.

Emergency Preparedness: Does Your Club Have a Plan?

The past year has brought with it an unexpected string of extreme weather, including one of the deadliest tornado seasons in recent memory, a freak earthquake that spanned the eastern seaboard, and, most recently, devastating thunderstorms that tore their way through the nation’s capital.

Sample Emergency Management: Plan A Checklist for Clubs

Your plan should give management and employees a brief overview of what to do in case of an emergency; the club’s emergency management policy; authorities and responsibilities of key personnel; the kinds of potential emergencies the club may experience; and, where response operations will be managed.

Increased Attention on 941/940 Audits by the Internal Revenue Service

The private club industry is likely to see more 941/940 audits by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). The IRS has recently trained agents who are specialized in 990/990T tax return audits on 941/940 audits.

Laws & Regs

House Agenda until August; House Appropriations Subcommittee Votes to Defund DOL & NLRB Rules; Smoking Ban Exemptions for Private Clubs On the Table in Missouri and Maine

Industry Watch

Trends, demographics and news from the club industry.

NCA News

NCA Releases 2012 Trends & Issues: A Private Club Perspective; NCA Foundation Reaches $85,000 in “50 for 50” Campaign; Welcome to NCA’s New Associate Member

Club Industry Brief

NCA's free bi-weekly news digest is designed specifically for private club leaders. It covers industry news and trends and articles on golf, membership and operations for private clubs.