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Editorial Calendar


Content may change. For any specific questions, please email rick@saminfo.com.

 

JANUARY 2018

  • DIY Lift Inspection
  • Events
  • Good grades, free pass
  • Leadership, the Summit Series
  • Senior Skiers
  • Rental Buyer's Guide (alpine, snowboard, XC/shoes)
  • Lift Survey
  • Olympic profiles
  • Summer activities: mini golf
  • Employee engagement

 

MARCH 2018

  • Groomer report
  • SIA show report
  • Night slope lighting 
  • Visa program changes
  • NSAA economic analysis
  • Snow reporting
  • Club sports
  • Negative feedback
  • Guest communications
  • Summer marketing
  • Electronic documentation
  • Environmental stewardship: case study

 

MAY 2018

  • Mentoring (SAM Summit Series)
  • Best/worst marketing
  • Snowmaking state of the art
  • Making the most of tubing
  • Group business
  • Industry consolidation
  • 10 summer risks (and how to manage them)
  • How different are millennials?
  • Affordable housing
  • Rebranding: a case study
  • Roundtable: common challenges, common solutions?


JULY 2018

  • 10 Under 30
  • Growing the sport
  • Snowmobiles: state of the art
  • Management best practices
  • Small resorts
  • Summer: Just add water
  • The changing face of IT
  • State associations: the new leaders
  • Resort furniture 


SEPTEMBER 2018

  • Employee training
  • Guests safety
  • Essential truths about never-evers
  • Lift maintenance
  • Marketing/PR
  • Summer business
  • Snow farming: how to preserve snow
  • Advance online ticket sales
  • HR practices: communicating acceptance and rejection
  • F&B: tweaking the model

 

NOVEMBER 2018

  • Terrain park contest/design and events trends
  • Putting the park all over the mountain
  • Snowmaking: Pumps and compressors
  • Risk management priorities
  • Using grooming technology effectively
  • On-mountain apps
  • Electronic documentation
  • Coming soon: Indoor/outdoor snow facilities
  • Data mining: sifting through the trash 

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