Dan Leahy

With a graduate education in Management & Communication, Dan Leahy has held top jobs in construction and resource management. This has taken him from Texas to Alaska and to the most remarkable lands in North America. A working ranch manager, his time is increasingly spent mentoring young managers, addressing property rights issues and consulting with land owners. He employs two principle tools of his own design, including the “Advanced Placement Method” for ranch staffing and the “Balanced Enterprise” land management model. His home range is the high desert of eastern Oregon and northern Nevada. He can be reached at 43.44×118.63@gmail.com.

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Finding the Right Ranch Manager: Better to Hire Local vs. Newcomer?

As part of our series on finding the right person to manage your ranch, here we consider the pros and cons of hiring a local over outsider to manage your ranch or rural property.

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How Much Money Does a Ranch Manager Make?

As part of our series on finding the right person to manage your ranch, today we look at what constitutes a competitive salary for your ranch manager.

How to Qualify the Right Ranch Manager

As part of our series on finding the right person to manage your ranch, here we look at what you need to consider once you've found a prospective candidate.

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The A to Z of Ranch Management: An Expert’s Glossary

As part of a series on finding the right person to manage your ranch or land, we take a detailed look at the various roles that might be found on the typical ranch.