golfmanagergm.com

UK Golf Club Management Blog & Podcast

golfmanagergm.com

UK Golf Club Management Blog & Podcast

The "New Rules" podcast and YouTube channel was launched in April 2020. My idea was to stop keeping the talks I had with industry experts to myself and share the learning I always got from them! You can download and subscribe on iTunes and Spotify, or why not go direct using the following link..... https://feeds.buzzsprout.com/1036387.rss

#7 Isabel Baldwin

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Isabel is a freelance journalist and amateur golfer who recently shared her shocking experience of being a teenage girl golfer - an experience which led her to quit the sport.

Thankfully she is now back out on the course, but is now working on clearing the path for future girls and women in the game.

You can follow Isabel on Twitter @izzycbaldwin and the article which brought her to the forefronts of our minds in the UK Golf Industry can be found HERE

#6 Scott Thompson

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Scott is a Golf & Country Club General Manager, PGA Fellow & Advanced PGA Professional.

Scott is known for his straight talking and infectious enthusiasm for the Golf Industry and in this episode Scott doesn't let anyone down in those senses as he discusses the recent re-opening of Golf in England, Governing Bodies, Flexible Memberships and many more of today's hottest topics.

#5 Tom Burton

 

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Tom is a Golf Club Member at The Herefordshire Golf Club, a club that has hit the golfing headlines this month as they have put themselves up for sale following many years of financial struggles.

Tom has been involved in assisting his Club in recent years, using his experience as a Squash Club Chairman - he has some fantastic insights and ideas regarding ways and methods of reducing costs at Golf Clubs.

To be put in touch with Tom as covered in this episode please e-mail gareth@golfmanagergm.com and we will put you in touch!

#4 Marcus Pearson

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Marcus is a Business Consultant by day and Captain of Scraptcoft Golf Club by night.

Marcus has some strong and well thought out beliefs regarding the management of golf clubs and offers a fabulous insight into the sort of things that members consider to be important in UK Golf Clubs.

A prolific Golf Industry tweeter (@MJ_Pearson29) Marcus also lends some priceless advice from his experience as a Business Consultant which Club Managers and Committees would be very wise to take note of!

#3 Richard Magill

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Richard is CEO of GolfHubber (https://golfhubber.com/), a Club Committee member and Handicap Secretary.

Richard's company has exploded onto the scene in the post COVID-19 Lock-Down period as UK Golf Clubs scrambled for alternatives to paper scorecards for their members!

#2 Sam Poole

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Sam Poole is a former Golf Club Manager and now Golf Digital Media expert. Sam gives his views on all things UK golf particularly what Clubs need to look at when coming out of the COVID-19 Coronavirus Lock-Down.

Sam can be found by CLICKING HERE

#1 Simon Smith

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Simon has an amazing story to tell.  A former 3 sport international, pro golfer and Golf Club Manager, Simon hit the headlines in 2018 after a very high profile "explosion" following a crazy long work shift patterns and almost no work life balance.

Simon now shares his story to help others in this industry and others make sure their "Volcano never blows..."

You can find Simon by CLICKING HERE