Posts with the tag “aquatics”
Does your facility offer Scuba Diving Lessons?
March 20th, 2014
I was speaking with the Facilities Manager of a commercial aquatics facility earlier this week, and the topic of scuba driving training was brought up. He was interested in finding out if HeatsavrTM w...
Fix My Facility - Aquatics Int'l Contest Winner
January 9th, 2013
The New Year is upon us all, and it is a great time for reflection, motivation and resolutions. One way to improve upon successes and failures of previous years, is to adapt to current situations stra...
Taking the Training Wheels Off Your Staff
May 15th, 2012
Camps are well known for their leadership programs and the junior staff that populate the programs. But camps are not the only ones who need to find reliable ways to train youth. Aquatics facilitie...
Staffing Your Facility Within a Budget
May 1st, 2012
The April issue of Aquatics International has an article titled "Creative Solutions." It takes a close look at the importance of having well trained, experienced and qualified staff at your center, an...
How Important Is Convenience to You?
April 10th, 2012
A statistics in Aquatics International Magazine indicated that 67% of facility owners and operators believe that convenience is a top priority for their patrons and that facility users will be willing...
Avoiding a World Without Water
March 28th, 2012
I heard about World Water Day for the first time yesterday. I realize that I learned about it too late to participate for 2012 - it is the 22nd of March every year - but I can still educate myself on ...
Upgrade your equipment for efficiency
March 13th, 2012
I have been scanning a new pool industry forum lately: PoolFYI.comGranted, the information there is mainly residential based, but there is a lot of material that can be used in just about any pool rel...
Therapeutic Swimming Environments
February 21st, 2012
How are Seniors, American Indians and Entertainment Centers Important to Your Facility?
February 14th, 2012
De-Mythifying Liquid Pool Covers
February 6th, 2012
I was very recently in Atlantic City for the North East Pool & Spa Association Trade Show. I attend this show every year, and I have noticed that, in the past few years, there has been a growing atten...
Are You Ready for the Baby Boomer's to Retire?
June 2nd, 2011
Dive-In Movies & Your Facility's Success!
January 18th, 2011
I was reading the January edition of Aquatics International magazine this morning, and one of their feature stories was about Dive-In Movies.What a fantastically fun idea.I have heard about this conce...
Given up hope of making money at your pool? Here's why you should stay optimistic.
October 26th, 2010