Watch Your Step: Ethical Pitfalls for Today's Clubs to Avoid

HFTP Connect · 28 Sep

The Covid-19 pandemic has placed a lot of financial pressure on clubs around the country. Many have experienced a shortfall in expected revenues. Clu

Clubs Transform Bars to Socialize at a Distance
Clubs Transform Bars to Socialize at a Distance

Club & Resort Business - Design & Renovation · 22 Sep

Bars and pubs are making themselves pandemic-proof, as they re-adjust their layouts to accommodate capacity restrictions and safe service practices.

Renovation Enhances Members Experience from Drinks to Dessert at the Governors Club
Renovation Enhances Members Experience from Drinks to Dessert at the Governors Club

Club & Resort Business - Design & Renovation · 15 Sep

Popular settings for both casual and upscale dining have led to new levels of success and attest to the value of long-term planning strategies and a

Michael Smith Carries On a Family Tradition at the Rochester (N.Y.) Yacht Club

Club & Resort Business - Management · 8 Sep

Michael Smith’s Excellence in Club Management recognition for his achievements at The Country Club of Rochester also serves as well-timed affirmation

Club Tax Expert Explains New IRS Guidance on Employee Social Security Payroll Tax Holiday

HFTP Connect · 3 Sep

Attention, clubs: on August 8, the United States President issued an executive order deferring a portion of your employees’ payroll taxes. This payro

Thought Leadership Discussion with Austin Johnston of AKJOHNSTON Group
Thought Leadership Discussion with Austin Johnston of AKJOHNSTON Group

Private Club Marketing · 19 Aug

Private Club Marketing and AKJOHNSTON have partnered to talk through how clubs can bring people together, social distancing style; through out of the

Clubs Meet the Growing Demand for Racquet Sports with Renovated Facilities
Clubs Meet the Growing Demand for Racquet Sports with Renovated Facilities

Club & Resort Business - Design & Renovation · 18 Aug

The explosion of pickleball and continued steady growth in traditional tennis is driving the need for more efficiently designed and full-service racq

The Fountaingrove Club Breaks Ground on New $16.5M Clubhouse
The Fountaingrove Club Breaks Ground on New $16.5M Clubhouse

Club & Resort Business - Design & Renovation · 11 Aug

The lower level of the clubhouse will feature the golf shop and office and meeting space, as well as men’s and women’s locker rooms. The upper level

Hunting Creek CC Unveils Renovated Clubhouse

Club & Resort Business - Design & Renovation · 11 Aug

The Prospect, Ky. club’s new 25,000-sq. ft. building features a completely updated lobby, golf shop, fireside lounge area and new dining options, inc

Oakley CC Completes $8.8M Clubhouse Renovation

Club & Resort Business - Design & Renovation · 11 Aug

A revitalized clubhouse at the Watertown, Mass. club boosts facility-wide usage, proving a boon to membership and management. Much like a kitchen is

Digital Presentations: Tips to Capture the Stories Your Club or Hotel Wants to Tell

HFTP Connect · 5 Aug

Now more than ever, it is all about great (no, exceptional) communication to succeed. As a communicator, you must do more than just speak and write w

Pandemic Response Exemplifies Why Tom Gaston Has Stood the Test of Time
Pandemic Response Exemplifies Why Tom Gaston Has Stood the Test of Time

Club & Resort Business - Management · 4 Aug

Like The Pacific-Union Club itself, what Tom Gaston has seen and experienced through the years prepared him well for putting the pandemic in proper p

Clubs Cater to Youngest Members with Redesigned Youth Spaces
Clubs Cater to Youngest Members with Redesigned Youth Spaces

Club & Resort Business - Design & Renovation · 21 Jul

Clubs are finding a variety of ways, and places, to keep children engaged and entertained as part of all-inclusive settings throughout their properti

CC of Virginia Conducts 'Training Games' in Advance of Opening New Restaurant

Club & Resort Business - Management · 6 Jul

The Richmond, Va. club bypassed the typical soft opening for a few days of practical training designed to prepare the staff for real-world situations

Virtual Fitness Is Your Gym's Newest Profit Center
Virtual Fitness Is Your Gym's Newest Profit Center

Gym Insight Blog · 2 Jul

In many ways, the COVID-19 gym shut-down accelerated an already intense competition in the virtual health and fitness marketplace. Companies such as

Female General Manager Proves Its Possible to Have a Career and a Family

Club & Resort Business - Management · 30 Jun

Lindsay Pizarro, General Manager of the California Yacht Club (CYC) in Marina del Rey, Calif., has literally written the book on the ability for wome

STR: U.S. Hotel Profitability Improves in May After April Lows

Lodging Magazine · 25 Jun

STR's latest monthly P&L data release shows U.S. hotel gross operating profit per available room (GOPPAR) down 110.1 percent in May. That percentage

Paradise Valley CC Expands Fitness By Creating an Outdoor Studio

Club & Resort Business - Design & Renovation · 22 Jun

The Arizona club utilized an empty courtyard to give members an additional space for their workouts. The area features a 10 ft.-by-20 ft. box to stor

Bishops Bay CC Puts Members' Safety First with Deep Cleaning Method

Club & Resort Business - Design & Renovation · 22 Jun

When the COVID-19 outbreak took hold of the private club industry as 2020 began and prompted the shuttering of clubs across the country, Bishops Bay

Running Toward Change

Global Golf Advisors - Insights · 27 May

Technology’s tools give clubs a way to prepare for the new normal.

How Are Changing Dining Trends Affecting the Country Club?

Horizon Hospitality Blog · 27 May

Today's club members are likely to have a much different attitude than those in previous decades. Country clubs were once primarily the purview of me

Silos and the Social Club

HFTP Connect · 21 May

Albert Einstein is quoted as saying that “[t]he hardest thing in the world to understand is the income tax.” Well, the computation of taxable income

Getting the Right People on the Bus

Global Golf Advisors - Insights · 21 May

This article continues a series of communications from GGA Partners to help private club leaders address challenges confronting their businesses and

Scott Lockwood, CCM, Baltimore Yacht Club

Private Club Radio · 20 May

Around the private club industry I’m seeing stories of the amazing good that’s being done. On this episode we’ll highlight the work happening at club

RelationSHIFTS: COVID-19 and a 'New Normal' for Clubs

Global Golf Advisors - Insights · 18 May

This article continues a series of communications from GGA Partners to help private club leaders address challenges confronting their businesses and

Talent: The Big Differentiator

Global Golf Advisors - Insights · 14 May

This article continues a series of communications from GGA Partners to help private club leaders address challenges confronting their businesses and