ENCOURAGE THE CULTURE
“If you are falling short in anything, be ruthless with your environment.”
—FATHER MIKE SCHMITZ
Principle 3: Culture Starts with You, But Your People Prove It
More than once, Golf magazine ranked Pine Valley Golf Club the number one course in the United States and on the globe. Most golfers won’t ever get a chance to play the renowned course, let alone dream of having access to it regularly. As the son of the president of the Pine Valley Golf Club, Chip Brewer considered himself pretty lucky to have that privilege, and growing up, he immersed himself in the game of golf.
Despite an excellent track record, the pressure of living up to the legacy of his father, a two-time USGA Senior Amateur, constantly lingered. After ...