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Business Golf Rule # 3

By Forrest Blake 3 -How to Prepare Preparing can take as long as playing a round of golf if done properly. Create a list of as golfers that support your business objective. If you cannot come up with 20 names, then you will need to begin creating a list by simply asking people if they play. Once the list is compiled, look for the right mix of people for each round of golf. Separate them into groups of three with one alternate. Determine your objectives for the round based upon the dynamics of the group. Disclosure: Content is general information only. Information is not provided as advice...

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Engage Forrest Blake, “The Business Golf Expert”

...to speak to your company, your clients, your fund raising dinner, your civic organization, your executive club or other organization. Forrest Blake’s passion is for helping business executives discover how to drive business development, employee recruitment and personnel retention using golf. Blake wants to pass along what he learned successfully closed hundreds of millions of dollars of commercial real estate deals on the golf course during the 16 years that he was one of Los Angeles’ most successful brokers. His clients included Warner Brothers, Blue Shield and oil giant Texaco. Blake...

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Up and Down Golf at Valencia Country Club

By Forrest Blake Forrest Blake Wow what a day at Valencia Country Club last Friday. The front 9 I was working on my take away and couldn't make solid contact with the ball. What I realized is that trying to get the club outside caused me to push my hands out and effect the top of my swing. So, on 12 I gave up and made sure my right arm was tight to my body, which gave me a solid shoulder turn and my game came back. I need to hold firm with my theory that the place to practice the golf swing is at GolfTEC and once you are on the course the only thing you focus on is the target. I learned this...

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