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July 2019

Mountain Spy :: July 2019

SAM's sister publication asks, 'How do I know your aerial adventure course is safe?"

July 2019

SAM Summit Series 2019—Part 4: Risk Management

Three mentors answer tough questions, posed by a group of inquiring young managers, about handling thorny issues around risk.

July 2019

10 Under 30 :: 2019

We highlight a diverse group of smart young resort employees who are making a difference as they prepare for bigger roles in t...

How much capital improvement is happening at your resort?

SAM Headline News

Skier Visits Top 59 Million in 2018-19 Season

SAM Magazine—Lakewood, Colo., April 30, 2019—The preliminary total skier-visit numbers at North American resorts reached 5...


Lift Operations Manager

Copper Mountain Resort is hiring a Lift Operations Manager! This role provides leadership, coordination, administrati...

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September 2010

More Than a Liftie

Lifties make the most contact with your guests. That's why good ones should be valued.

May 2018

SAM's Annual Best and Worst in Marketing 2017-18

A look back at the hits and misses from the past year, as reviewed by our independent and opinionated critics.

March 2018

Increasing Beginner Conversion

Research and recommendations to help understand your learn-to audience and fine-tune your offerings for it.

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