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Title:Perceptions, reflections, opinions and conclusions
Source:Divots. Vol. 43, No. 4, May 1993, p. 5.
# of Pages:1
Publishing Information:Fairborn, Ohio: Miami Valley Golf Course Superintendents Association.
Keywords:TIC Keywords: Golf courses; Golf course superintendents; Membership relations; Professionalism; Staff training; Education
Abstract/Contents:"In summarizing it appears to me for a beginning superintendent to have any measurable amount of success, he/she-to some degree-should: (1) have a supervisor(s) who: a) will provide a budget that allows one to hire competent staff and the purchase of necessary equipment; b) is supportive, understanding; c) leaves the course accountability in your hands; d) can accurately relate to your concerns and responsibilities; 2) have a staff that is: a) conscientious; b) supportive of your philosophy; c) flexible with some mechanical aptitudes; d) enjoyable to be around and work with...; 3) be professional by supporting your local, state and national organizations; b) be firm, communicative, consistent and fair to all your staff; c) present a good appearance; d) be enthusiastic and take pride in the course; e) have an accessible network of experienced peers; f) have short and long range goals; g) have the desire to constantly improve; h) be aware of communications and public relations; 4) have a wife who is supportive, understanding and patience [patient]."
ASA/CSSA/SSSA Citation (Crop Science-Like - may be incomplete):
Anonymous. 1993. Perceptions, reflections, opinions and conclusions. Divots. 43(4):p. 5.
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