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by Terri Finan, The Private Club Advisor

Terri Finan of The Private Club Advisor shares some great tips on how to maximize Social Media in the Hiring Process.

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Gen-Ñ, the Next U.S. Baby-Boom Golf Phenomenon and the Golf’s Generational Risk 
by Octavio Jacobo, JaMer Hispa Marketing

Octavio Jacobo of JaMer Hispa Marketing provides a look into the drastic changes in the country’s Demographics.

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New Core Golfers & Technology Report Now Available to NGF Members

New Core Golfers & Technology Presentation Now Available to NGF MembersFrom the sport’s early days, technology has been a key issue for golfers—and a complicated one. Transitions from the feathery ball to gutta-percha or from persimmon woods to metal woods or the relatively recent emergence of mobile devices have inspired passionate debate and considerable deliberation.

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Golf Industry Economy – A 10-year snapshot

Golf Industry Economy – A 10-year snapshot You certainly cannot put the last decade in the golf business in perspective without looking at the changes in the supply and demand balance… or imbalance.

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ROUNDS PLAYED REPORT
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September 2011

September 2011 Rounds Played Report



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Supporting Golf’s Leadership – NGF Top Membership Level Now at 60 Companies with Greatest Access to Market Intelligence 

60 of Golf's Leading Businesses Tap Into NGF Resources as Business Ellite MembersThe National Golf Foundation reports that since enhancing the benefits package for their highest membership level (“Business Elite”) only two years ago, they have nearly doubled the number of companies who invest $5,000 annually to gain greatest access to NGF’s exclusive industry databases and market intelligence.

In early 2009, NGF conducted a review of its membership classes and solicited feedback from member and non-member organizations in different segments. The results were shared with the NGF Board of Directors and the decision was made to increase the scope of services provided to those companies who commit the most to supporting the organization.   Member dues are the only source of funding for NGF’s independent and objective research on the golf industry.

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GOLF LEGAL FILE
Plagued by Liability: How the Golf Industry Can Minimize Risk From Injuries
by Robert Harris - Attorney, Mediator and Arbitrator - Levett Rockwood, PC

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