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A BIRTHDAY PARTY, A FLASH MOB AND A WORLD RECORD ATTEMPT. IT MUST BE MANIC MARCH

  • April 4, 2018

This year, Sean Gunn has temporarily left his operations job at Castle Stuart Golf Links to take up an internship at the renowned Emirates Golf Club in Dubai as part of his career development. In his fourth blog on his new role, he describes a busy March which included the club’s 30th anniversary celebrations A BIRTHDAY PARTY, A FLASH MOB AND A WORLD RECORD ATTEMPT. IT MUST BE MANIC MARCH March at the Emirates Golf Club was probably the busiest month I have experienced working in the golf industry. When I first started my manager told me that if I could cope with the demands of the operation...

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TEEING UP AN EXCITING JANUARY

  • January 19, 2018

This year, Sean Gunn has temporarily left his operations job at Castle Stuart Golf Links to take up an internship at the renowned Emirates Golf Club in Dubai as part of his career development. In his second blog on his new role, he describes some of the differences he has faced after swapping the Moray Firth for the Middle East desert. TEEING UP AN EXCITING JANUARY I’m still coming to terms with working on a golf resort in January in such warm weather. The temperature is averaging mid 20s daily at this time of year, which is just right for me. It’s actually got cooler since...

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I’M WARMING TO MY NEW ROLE IN THE DUBAI DESERT

  • December 15, 2017
I’M WARMING TO MY NEW ROLE IN THE DUBAI DESERT

This year, Sean Gunn has temporarily left his operations job at Castle Stuart Golf Links to take up an internship at the renowned Emirates Golf Club in Dubai as part of his career development. In the first of a series of blogs on his new role, he describes swapping the Moray Firth for the Middle East desert. I'M WARMING TO MY NEW ROLE IN THE DUBAI DESERT This year has been an amazing, varied and highly rewarding time in my career. I started 2017 working at the renowned Bandon Dunes resort in Oregon, where I completed a four-month internship, before returning to Castle Stuart for what...

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SEAN WARMS TO DUBAI CAREER MOVE

  • December 13, 2017
SEAN WARMS TO DUBAI CAREER MOVE

From the Scottish Highlands to the Pacific northwest and now the Middle East desert, Sean Gunn’s career learning curve continues to rise. He began 2017 at the leading golf resort at Bandon Dunes in Oregon and will welcome in the new year at the world-renowned Emirates Golf Club in Dubai. In between, he returned home to the internationally-renowned Castle Stuart Golf Links, near Inverness, which enjoyed its busiest ever year. Sean has worked at Castle Stuart, a four-time Scottish Open host, for four years, having gained a Diploma in Sports Coaching and a BA in Sports Management at Inverness...

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