Golf: A Sport for Business Professionals

As a financial firm boasting an A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau, Kilpatrick and Hart, Ltd., Inc., knows how to operate successfully during business hours. The principals at Kilpatrick and Hart also enjoy the sport of golf during personal leisure time. Furthermore, the company assesses why golf is an ideal activity for a business meeting.

1. People of any age, level of fitness, or ability can appreciate golf. A golf match creates an ideal setting for a meeting with a potential client, with its casual yet fun atmosphere and the fact that it can be played by any combination of people no matter their age or physical fitness. Due to the sport’s handicap system, people of differing abilities can enjoy a challenging and competitive game against one another.

2. Golf allows for ample talking time. If using a round of golf as a business meeting, participants can become thoroughly involved in the game while also discussing business deals at length. Things get accomplished during a recreational outing, which is unique to this sport.

3. Golf is a test of character. One of the tenets of the sport of golf is honesty. When embarking on a potential business venture with someone, it is helpful to gauge the person’s fairness, as well as the talent of strategic thinking and the ability to perform under pressure.