Resources

The Club Pelican Bay (Naples, FL)

Know What You Need Before Drawing Useless Plans

Quick fixes can quickly backfire Time and time again, we find boards and their architects approaching club facility needs with little thought about the long-term strategic, financial and member-attracting needs of their club. Since these…

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How’s Your Security?

One of the most important topics affecting our lives today is the issue of security both in our everyday world and in the cyber realm. Clubs must continually increase their focus on ensuring their members…

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The Club of the Future – Major Societal Trends Shaping Clubs

McMahon Group’s four principal club consultants, Bill McMahon, Sr., Frank Vain, Richard Lareau, CCM, CCE and I had the privilege of presenting the Club of the Future program to a standing-room-only crowd at the CMAA…

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The First Steps in Strategic Facility Planning

The temptation that most club boards have in their enthusiasm to begin planning a needed facility program is immediately hiring the architect. Board members think they know what their club needs, so off they go,…

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Dramatic Increase in “Very Satisfied” Club Members Over Last Five Years

All types of businesses are always looking for ways to improve satisfaction among customers, whether it’s a hotel chain or the fast food joint down the street. Time and time again, we have found that…

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Implementing a Facility Planning Process

An essential part of a club manager’s responsibilities is maintaining attractive and efficient facilities. An essential part of a club manager’s responsibilities is maintaining attractive and efficient facilities. Whether front or back of house deficiencies, a…

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Plan, Approve & Build Facilities the Right Way

One of the most challenging experiences club managers face is properly handling a major club improvement program. If done correctly, it is one of the most rewarding achievements. Such programs are necessary as facilities age, new programs need new spaces and even…

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Club Leadership Alliance

Creating Relevant, Enduring Clubs Kopplin Kuebler & Wallace, McMahon Group and Club Benchmarking, three of the most highly respected firms serving private clubs, have established the Club Leadership Alliance™. After more than ten years of working together independently, the…

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Lake Naomi Community Center

The 50,000 square foot Community Center includes facilities for every resident starting with a Great Room and Cafe where you can meet up with friends and family, share a cup of coffee….

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