Welcome to the Maintenance Employees page of Club + Resort Business' Playbook, a new online reference series for clubs and resorts. Whether you have questions on attracting quality interns or keeping your best employees, the resources below can help position your facility for success. Created by C+RB’s editorial team, this playbook features answers to some of the most frequently asked questions as well as in-depth articles about mastering the club and resort industries.
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How to Create Intern Experiences
How Golf Course Superintendents Can Attract Prize Recruits
Can Maintenance Facilities Affect Employee Morale?
Increasing Interns’ Influence on Golf Course Maintenance
Depending on how a building is constructed, the materials used, and how space is established, the facility can affect employee morale. And attitudes, in turn, can influence golf course conditions.
To recruit interns, superintendents rely on job boards and relationships with turfgrass programs and professors nationwide.
By investing in programs that support turfgrass management students, golf course properties and their superintendents can earn as many dividends as the blue-chip interns they mentor.
The Desert Highlands Golf Club is crafting a new internship program at the property. The program will play to the strengths of the property, which has an arid climate.