NCA Connect

November 2014

Published Saturday, November 1, 2014

New! The Board Toolkit: Club Leadership Essentials

NCA is set to release its newest publication, Board Toolkit: Club Leadership Essentials, our first publication provided free to NCA members under recent expansions to the publication savings NCA members receive. Enjoy these excerpts from the Toolkit on strategic planning tips and best practices.

Independent Contractor or Employee?

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and state agencies are increasing their enforcement actions against employers with respect to worker classification issues. It is prudent for a club to review its classification of workers, such as caddies and golf pros, prior to receiving notice of an audit by the IRS or a state taxing agency to significantly reduce or eliminate its potential liability in a future employment tax audit.

Top 10 Golf Predictions for 2040

The game of golf has been around for more than half a millennia, undergoing countless changes since its inception. Here are some predictions from the Metropolitan Golf Association on how the game will look in 2040.

Laws & Regs

NLRB: Employer E-mail Systems Remain Employer Property, For Now; Massachusetts to Vote on Country’s Strongest Paid Sick Leave Law; Nevada Asks for a Corporate Business Hike; Illinois’ Non-Binding Millionaires' Tax and Minimum Wage Votes;Minimum Wage Watch; Kentucky Seeks to Join Half of the Country with Smoking Ban;  A Cautionary Tale Regarding Paid Sick Leave Laws

Industry Watch

Trends, demographics and news from the club industry.

NCA News

NCA Welcomes its Newest Members!

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.