Sessions

Time to Talk Business: Communication and Leadership Skills for Superintendent Success

Monday, Feb. 3
10:30 a.m. - noon


A major portion of your job requires skills other than just growing and maintaining turf. You communicate with facility leadership, golfers at your facility and your staff. You also manage the budget, plan projects of all sizes and train your crew. Don't miss this lively session filled with tips on how to improve your skills for all of your non-agronomic challenges!

Chairperson: Gary W. Myers, CGCS, BASF, Pinehurst, N.C.


Bridge Your Budget Communications Gap: Using Concepts Understandable to Your Bosses to Help Sell Your Ideas
Chris Carson, Superintendent, Echo Lake Country Club, N.J.

Project Planning and Time Management
Nick Janovich, Superintendent, Oglebay Resort & Conference Center, W.V.

Selling Yourself: How to Stand Out in Today's Economy
Tyler Bloom, Assistant Superintendent, Sunnybrook Golf Club, Pa.