April 2013

Published Monday, April 1, 2013

Trends Affecting the Future of Clubs
Societal, technological and industry-based trends are shaping the future of the private club world. Learn the vital information you need to prepare for the coming tides of change.

Building Effective Club Governance
Leveraging the combined talents of its directors, a club’s board can greatly increase the club’s long-term success. Unfortunately, not all boards are able to attain that level of focus or cohesion.

Legislative, Regulatory and Legal Issues For Clubs
Changes in the regulatory landscape—especially with regard to the implementation of the Affordable Care Act (ACA)—have clubs wondering how to balance employee benefits with the club’s financial needs.

The Club Business Model
In any business, strategic leadership demands consideration of one essential question: How can we deliver value to our customers in a way that fulfills our financial objectives? The answer to that question shapes the company’s business model.

Laws & Regs
The Government Meets its Latest Fiscal Deadline – Early; Spokane Club Found Not Private and Subject to Discrimination Claims; NLRB asks for Supreme Court Review; New I-9 Form Released; Maryland Proposes Defibrillator Requirements for Club Swimming Pools; Minimum Wage Increase; Illinois Bill Would Remove Open Space Exemptions for Some Club Land
Industry Watch
Trends, demographics and news from the club industry.

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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.