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Rec Heads and Camp Nerds podcast

Feb 11, 2019

This is a flashback episode of Curt's very first podcasting effort. In it Curt talks about the pros and cons of camp names for staff. This was the first episode of the Summer Camp Pro podcast. Next month Curt will be resurrecting and revamping that podcast with all new episodes.


Feb 4, 2019

Professor Dave invites H Rothenberg back as his co-host to chat with guest Andy Pritikin about bridging the work he does at his for-profit day camp and starting a foundation, while Patti is off running SCampCon with Curt.

We learn about Andy's passion for his camp and the foundation he created, that he's an actual rock...


Jan 28, 2019

Patti discusses her experience with imposter syndrome; the feeling that you're not good enough or that you 'tricked' people into thinking you deserve what you have. And outlines some ways to combat that negative self talk and start feeling confident again. She even highlights some silver linings of feeling a little...


Jan 21, 2019

Patti chats about how to dismiss staff professionally and gracefully.

She walks us through what should be front loaded to manage expectations, things we should and shouldn't do during the dismissal conversation, and what needs to be done after the staff member has been dismissed. 

She also talks about two things she...


Jan 14, 2019

Patti chats with H Rothenberg about what it takes to own and operate your own camp program and have a long and successful career in camping.