When looking for your golf ball, try scanning from right to left instead of left to right.
Your eyes tend to skim over things if you search in the direction you are used to reading in, so skim the opposite way. It takes a bit more effort to do this, but you should notice more details.
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Buy an Apple AirTag and hide it in your golf bag.
If someone ever steals your clubs you will be easily able to track it and they only cost $29. Android users have an alternative that is similar called a Tile (thetileapp.com).