You Cant Wake A Person Who Is Pretending To Be Asleep

Posted by The Higher Ed CIO 02-16-2013 9:23 pm


“You can’t wake a person who is pretending to be asleep” is an ancient Navajo proverb. The wisdom of this proverb has withstood the test of time and therefore it should not escape your attention today. Slow down, for just a minute, ̷...



Undercover CIO: What you dont know they wont tell you

Posted by The Higher Ed CIO 02-16-2013 2:20 pm


Undercover CIO is an idea I hope each of you will consider. Actually, undercover CIO is more than an idea, it’s a management approach for CIO’s to use in their daily routine to increase their visibility into their IT organizations.It’s &...



Update: Buzzr CMS Soon Ready for Higher Ed

Posted by mStoner blog 02-15-2013 5:14 pm


Our goal is simple: Provide institutions that dont need a fully customized content management system (CMS) with a quality alternative that requires no technical resource capability on campus. Were just about there. We announced last...



Attending OmniUpdates Conference Order a Copy of Social Works, Get a 10% Discount

Posted by mStoner blog 02-15-2013 12:07 pm


OmniUpdate, provider of the popular OU Campus web content management system (CMS), is hosting its annual User Training Conference in Anaheim, CA, on 3-7 March. More than 150 higher education web professionals are registered. Are...



How to do more with less

Posted by TargetX iThink Online 02-15-2013 11:00 am


Since I started at TargetX, I would say that I’ve talked to over 200 schools about student recruitment and how technology can assist them. When I have these conversations about the latest trends and tools, I find that we often return to a common top...



Facebook Social Graph: Your New Reason Not to Sleep at Night

Posted by CKSyme.com 02-15-2013 10:43 am


Today’s guest post is written by longtime friend and colleague, Dr. Bill Smith, Director of Marketing and Branding at Northwestern State University in Louisiana. Bill and I share a common concern about privacy issues in social  media, especially as ...



Translating Loyal Fans into Donors

Posted by CASE Social Media 02-15-2013 10:00 am


Cassie Dull, online communications specialist at at Park Tudor School, writes about the process of cross-referencing active Facebook page participants with Park Tudor's donor database.



Last chance to get better benchmarking data on the 2013 State of the Mobile/Responsive Web in #highered

Posted by College Web Editor 02-15-2013 8:43 am


Short version: Help #highered, Take this short survey today Everybody wants to know how big mobile has become for higher ed, but there is no data available. And, YOU can help us find out by answering a few questions today. I need at least 60 more replies ...



Friday Five: ROI on the rise

Posted by Higher Ed Marketing 02-15-2013 6:56 am


President Obama’s announcement of a new College Scorecard during his 2013 State of the Union Address on Tuesday marks the latest and arguably most prominent pronouncement that return on investment, or ROI, is now viewed as the most important factor ...



Hearts, Flowers and Tubas: How Institutions are Celebrating Valentine's Day

Posted by CASE Social Media 02-14-2013 3:59 pm


Here are just a few examples of how institutions are celebrating Valentine's Day on social media.