The issues of staff retention and filling seasonal positions are always ones that come to the forefront every fall at ski areas. This presentation from last spring shares how the use of metrics can improve staff engagement, an excellent tool in staff retention and improving performance. The presentation is oriented towards lift maintenance but is applicable across mountain operations.
- The recent ski lift incident in Gudauri, Georgia has certainly gotten plenty of air time and I am sure you have seen various posts about this unfortunate incident. It is remarkable that the injuries that did occur were not more serious and that there were …Read More »
- Snow safety for many of us in the ski area business is something we don’t think about too much while others spend a huge amount of time giving thought and effort to snow safety. This subject hit close to home for me recently as there …Read More »
- Just read a great article in Forbes that was about retirement but brought home a couple of different perspectives for me, How One Woman Landed Her Dream Second Act Job (Only page 1 is relevant to this discussion) They were: Kudos to Deer Valley for sending …Read More »