Get ready for 2015 with the #HigherEd Social Media Online Conference (Dec 3, 2014) #hesm 14

Posted by College Web Editor 10-28-2014 7:50 am

Has “Conference Santa” forgotten members of your team this year I know it’s a bit early to talk about Santa while we haven’t even splurged on Halloween candies yet, but I know for a fact that not everybody gets to go to a conferen...

Power to the Humans: HighEdWeb 2014

Posted by Meet Content 10-27-2014 10:16 pm

The dream of higher ed is alive in Portland. Thats what we learned at the 2014 HighEdWeb conference, which made its first stop in the Pacific Northwest. As always, the conference was a great opportunity to learn, reflect, connect, and refresh our perspec...

Is this thing on

Posted by TargetX iThink Online 10-27-2014 1:38 pm

Yesterday marked the beginning of the college search process with my daughter, Sarah, by traveling a couple of miles into the City of Brotherly Love for the National College Fair at the Philadelphia Convention Center.  My first encounter with this fair wa...

Is your campus ready for Apple Pay

Posted by HighEdWebTech 10-27-2014 10:31 am

With record-breaking sales of the iPhone 6 and 6 plus, more and more of our customers are going to want to be able to pay with Apple Pay. Are you ready The post Is your campus ready for Apple Pay appeared first on HighEdWebTech.

Thomas College, Waterville, ME

Posted by FJ Gaylor Photography 10-24-2014 2:20 pm

Images from an early September trip to Thomas College in Waterville, ME Thomas College, Waterville, ME

customer service: even technology cant replace a good attitude

Posted by InsideTimsHead 10-23-2014 2:10 pm

This is currently my favorite hat, and not just because Arius looks adorable in it. This hat is a reminder that you don’t need oodles of technology and listening strategies to provide good customer service — sometimes all you need … Cont...

This Burrito Doesnt Have to End

Posted by Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals 10-23-2014 11:53 am

As my alarm went off at 3:30 am and the prospect of heading to the Portland airport became more than an abstract concept, I experienced my own burrito sadness. The end of HighEdWeb14 had me a little misty. My batteries are recharged and Im raring to get ...

Your Guide To Holiday Social Media Strategy

Posted by 10-23-2014 9:01 am

Whether its Thanksgiving, Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, or New Years, the end of each calendar year is a time for reflection and giving thanks for many people. Its also a time when brands thank those people that have supported them throughout the year,...

Speaking the Students Language: Using Smart Phones & Apps to Enhance Learning in the Classroom

Posted by Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals 10-22-2014 6:09 pm

Some professors discourage or even forbid their students from using laptops or mobile devices in their classrooms. But not Janet King of the College of Southern Nevada. We are all using our mobile devices during this conference, aren’t we And would...

Making Love to the Admissions Staff: Enrollment Management 101 for Web Professionals

Posted by Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals 10-22-2014 5:21 pm

How many of us in higher education work in communications offices, marketing offices, of information technology offices and know pretty much nothing about how the students who we are here to support actually *get* here In this session, Chris d’Orso...