Do you know where you are going?

24 October 2018

A strategic plan is a broad picture of where the committee and management want the club to be in the future, it is long term planning at its best. A strategic plan can be used to guide the committee and management in making those tricky board room decision, while also supporting the culture of the club from the committee through to front line staff.

A strategic plan will describe the direction for the club and the forces likely to change your club’s business in the immediate future. Strategic planning concerns anything that will bring results from 1 year to 5 years or beyond.

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How the Clubs New Zealand App can support your club and add value for your members

23 October 2018

The Clubs New Zealand National Database Project and Mobile App are continuing to grow as more and more clubs and members are getting on board. We now have a number of clubs who are part the National Database and are actively promoting the app to their members, in addition to this we are receiving multiple requests every day from members wanting to sign into the app in order to access their digital membership card and find the clubs nearest them wherever their travels take them.

Below we will explore just a couple of ways the National Database and App can support your club, the club community as a whole, add value to your membership offering and how your club can get involved.

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Get Ready for the 2018 Club Management Conference

18 October 2018

It’s almost time to get inspired, have fun, and chew the fat with fellow managers at the 2018 Club Management Conference hosted by Timaru Town & Country Club.

Below is some brief information to help get you prepared for the conference next week. If you have any questions before you hit the road please contact lucy@clubsnz.com or jump onto the Club Managers Group Facebook Page - remember Keith is looking for those curly questions to throw at the Group during the Q&A session - you can ask your questions on the Managers Group Facebook Page or email them directly to keith@clubsnz.com

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Uncomfortable Questions

11 October 2018

Preparation for the worst-case scenario is a recipe for success.

When food is plentiful, a squirrel will take nuts and bury them so it has sufficient food for the tough winter months ahead. When times are good, it is human nature to enjoy the ride. But the good times never last forever and, when times get tough, it pays to have planned ahead.

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How to create a data-driven strategy to fire up your business

11 October 2018

We are now living in a world that is increasingly driven by data thanks to the emergence of digital and cloud-based technologies and the proliferation of social mobility. As a result, there's a dizzying amount of data at our fingertips.

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2018 Club Management Conference - The Count Down Begins

3 October 2018

Registrations for the 2018 Club Management Conference have now closed and the count down is on for a fantastic few days of presentations, learning, catching up and chatting about the Club Industry.

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Reciprocal Rights

13 September 2018

Reciprocal Rights is a part of club life that dates back to the very first clubs established in New Zealand. It provides club members the opportunity to visit and enjoy the facilities and hospitality of clubs right across the country. Reciprocal Rights reinforces the club community in New Zealand and supports social visits and sporting tournaments enjoyed by many club members.

Little is known about the earliest reciprocal visiting arrangements established by New Zealand’s first clubs, however, we do know that following the passing of the 1948 Act and the establishment of the Licensing Control Commission, reciprocal rights was an established part of club life.

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Downloadable graphics for Display Screens

30 August 2018

We have produced a number of graphics for clubs to download and use on your internal graphic display systems or advertising screens. Currently these include compliance signage as well as advertisements for the Clubs New Zealand App and Member Market Place.

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Measuring Intangibles

23 August 2018

Measurement is a concept we all deal with in clubs, whether we realise it or not. We measure out 30ml of gin for our G&Ts, we measure how many cases of beer are left after the weekend, we measure how many meals were sold at lunch over this month, or how many sick days an employee took this year.

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Clubs New Zealand App - Hands on the Future

16 August 2018

The Clubs New Zealand App is being picked up across the country as members discover how easy it is to take their digital membership card with them wherever they go and find their nearest club while on the road. Your members can get their hands on the future with Clubs New Zealand's App which can be downloaded on both Apple and Android. To download the App visit either the App Store or Google Play Store and search "Clubs New Zealand".

To help spread the word all clubs will have received posters to help you advertise the app, if you would like further copies of the poster please contact lucy@clubsnz.com alternatively you will find downloadable versions of the poster below along with a jpeg which has been formatted to fit digital screen displays. We also encourage you to jump on the Clubs New Zealand Facebook Page and share the recent post regarding the app on your clubs social media accounts.

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Report For Members of Clubs New Zealand Chief Executive - Larry Graham

8 August 2018

Report For Members of Clubs New Zealand
Chief Executive - Larry Graham

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Register now for the 2018 Club Management Conference

25 July 2018

Registrations for the 2018 Club Management Conference hosted by the Timaru Town & Country Club are open. The registration process is the same as in previous conferences where each club will have received an email containing a link to your club’s unique registration form.

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Get your hands on the future

With the Clubs New Zealand App

Get your hands on the future with Clubs New Zealand's App which can be downloaded on both Apple and Android.  The Clubs New Zealand App is all about helping you get more out of your membership. As a member of a club you can access any of our network of 300 member clubs as a reciprocal visitor and visiting a club is a breeze with the new digital membership card.

 

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