Communication Strategist and Serial Author Presents 4th Annual Course Connections™

-Learn the importance of golf as a networking tool-

Online PR News – 24-May-2015 – Short Hills, NJ – Susan P. Ascher, Founder, President and CEO of, The Ascher Group and The Sphere of Excellence in Communication ™, is offering Course Connections: How To Make Golf A Networking Tool in today’s exceedingly competitive world.
According to a study by The Economist, company owners and executives who don't play golf earn 17 percent less in pay, on average, than those who do! There is a strong correlation between playing golf to being successful in business.

4th Annual Course Connections: How To Make Golf A Networking Tool; Susan Ascher and Joe Haggerty, PGA Professional

Montclair Golf Club, 25 Prospect Ave., West Orange, NJ

Thursday, May 28, 2015
Thursday, June 25, 2015
Thursday, July 16, 2015
Thursday, September 3, 2015

Registration 2:30, Instruction 3-4:30,
9 Hole Scramble 4:30-6:30,
Cocktails, Light Fare and Networking 6:30

To reinforce golf as an important skill set for enhanced networking, job seeking, meeting new people, etc.

Info/Sign Up:

"I played in college and more than my economics degree, golf has been a door opener and a deal closer." -Jack Russel, SVP / Multinational Financial Services Company


Susan P. Ascher ’s Sphere of Excellence in Communication™ programs have helped countless corporations and individuals raise the bar in differentiation strategy, effective writing and speaking, protocol awareness, and business development. Her well-received presentations, workshops, and customized training programs focus on leadership, collaboration, and communication. Susan has coached individuals and teams for clients ranging from the Fortune 50 to emerging growth companies, as well as healthcare organizations, nonprofits, and nationally ranked colleges and universities. Her latest venture is Course Connections, an instructional golf/networking event held at Montclair Golf Club during the summer months, where she helps professionals understand the proven value of networking through golf.

A serial author, Susan’s newest book, Dude, Seriously, Get Your ASK in Gear!, was just published (2014) and is a compilation of chapters on what we as leaders need to ask ourselves to succeed and stay relevant in The Digital Age. It continues the success of her first book, Dude, Seriously, It's NOT All About You!, (published 2011), her rant on protocol and communications in the 24/7 nanosecond New Millennium.

A sought after national media resource, Susan has been interviewed on Bloomberg, ABC, NBC, CNBC, News 12 NJ, News 12 NY and My9TV and is a frequent commentator on TV 8 in Vail, Colorado. She presents workshops at universities throughout the country such as Lehigh University in Bethlehem, Pa., Colorado Mountain College in Edwards, Colorado, William Paterson University in Wayne, New Jersey and Fairleigh Dickinson University, Madison, New Jersey. She has been published in Forbes magazine, Crain’s New York Business, The Star-Ledger, NJBIZ and New Jersey & Company magazine.

A graduate of Lehigh University’s First Class of Women, Susan has been the recipient of numerous awards from the Inc. 500, to Small Business Person of the Year, to Ernst & Young’s Entrepreneur of the Year as a four time finalist. Most recently, she was named a Leading Woman Entrepreneur and Business Owner of New Jersey.