Creating – and maintaining – a blog may appear intimidating at first. In this 90-minute webcast, you'll learn tips to create your own blog and enhance your communications with golfers and members. Scott Hollister, Editor-in Chief, Golf Course Management, hosts and shares blogging basics and how GCM utilizes its own blog. He also interviews a panel of superintendent bloggers who discuss how they got started in blogging and why they continue to utilize these tools, including frequency of postings, appropriate writing styles, and use of photos and video. On the panel:
Jim Alwine, Bernardo Heights CC, San Diego, Calif.
Brian Stiehler, CGCS, Highlands (N.C.) CC
Rick Tegtmeier, CGCS, MG, Des Moines (Iowa) G&CC
Chris Tritabaugh, Hazeltine National GC, Chaska, Minn.
Learn how you can share details about golf course maintenance at your facility with your golfers, community and other interested audiences.
Original presentation date: Dec. 1, 2016
Education points: 0.2
About the Host
Scott Hollister, GCSAA director, publications and the editor-in chief of Golf Course Management is in his 18th year with GCSAA. A graduate of Baker University with a degree in mass communication, he spent 10 years in the newspaper business before joining the association. In his role, he guides the overall editorial direction of GCM and has travelled the world on behalf of GCSAA and GCM, interviewing superintendents and other golf course management industry luminaries. Hollister is a member of the Golf Writers Association of America (GWAA) and the Turf and Ornamental Communicators Association (TOCA). He has won numerous writing awards in TOCA’s annual communications contest and served that organization as its president.
Member price: $0
Nonmember price: $60