Hospitality 310: Small Details

Good hospitality is the cheapest, easiest, and most effective way to maximize your campsite’s potential and keep it running at a profit (or at least not at a deficit). Hospitality is first and foremost about making people feel valued (read The 3 Needs for more information on what that’s so important).  After your camp has […]

The Best and Worst in Conferences

As camp professionals, attending conferences of all sorts is a requirement.  Some are better than others.  But hosting conferences of all types is also expected.  Use your personal experiences attending conferences to better understand how to plan them.  This is a great way to make even the worst conference experience into a positive learning opportunity.  Here […]

Conferences: Moving from Casual to Formal

During the summer, most campsites are very informal places where kids can run around and play without fear of anything being destroyed.  But as the summer winds down, campsites move into retreat and conference season.  With this season comes greater variety in clientele, and this variety can require a more formal setting.  Pastor’s conferences and […]