Silos are for Grain A Call for Ideas and Collaboration

Posted by mStoner blog 02-05-2013 9:54 am


I consider lifetime engagement management to be one of the most important conversations that those working in and for the higher education industry need to have right now. Lifetime engagement is a different way of...



How to Handle a Crisis That is Bigger Than You

Posted by CKSyme.com 02-05-2013 8:59 am


A well prepared communications professional can face a steep challenge when blindsided by a crisis. Even if you have a response plan, you may need extra eyes, ears, and hands during the first stage of a crisis. If you are trying to decide whether to bring...



Setup Your YouTube Videos for Success

Posted by Meet Content 02-05-2013 7:18 am


Producing a video is a lot of work—concept, storyboarding, scripting, location and talent scouting, shooting, editing and post-production. At the end of all that, you have a shiny new video, likely destined for YouTube. Upload, share, and wait for t...



Lessons to be learned via MOOC Mess at Coursera

Posted by GlobalHigherEd 02-04-2013 10:18 am


MOOC Mess (4 Feb 2013) http://www.insidehighered.com/news/2013/02/04/coursera-forced-call-mooc-amid-complaints-about-course 24 Hours A long time in online learning (4 Feb 2013) http://bit.ly/14Mf3j5 Negating the learner in the learning process (3 Feb 20...



Student Affairs Live: Health, Fitness, & Wellness (#SAfit)

Posted by HigherEd Live 02-04-2013 8:30 am


Wednesday, February 6th at 12:00pm EST Broadcasted over Google Plus, On-Air Hangout Conversation: #SAlive This week on Student Affairs Live, we will be kicking off February with a very important topic: our health.  I will sit down virtually, via  Google P...



Free Webinar: Small Project Small Team Big Impact!

Posted by mStoner blog 02-04-2013 7:33 am


Session Description The typical 500 lb. gorilla of web projects in higher education is the complete campus-wide redesign and CMS implementation – but what about all the little 10 lb. monkeys Yes, you know what I’m...



Applebees Social Media Channels Feel the Wrath

Posted by HighEdWebTech 02-02-2013 10:45 am


Applebee's social media channels flooded by angry users.



University of Michigans Social Media Training Under Scrutiny

Posted by CKSyme.com 02-02-2013 10:28 am


The right hand doesnt know what the left hand is doing  Or is it just a spin on the truth When University of Michigan athletic director Dave Brandon went before a crowd on Friday and explained how the athletic department had hired a media relations fir...



Crisis 2.0

Posted by HigherEd Live 02-01-2013 2:53 pm


Join Chris Syme (@cksyme), consultant specializing in digital crisis communications and social media marketing at www.cksyne.org., and her guest Dr. Bill Smith, Director of University Branding and Marketing at Northwestern State University – as they...



Lessons from the NFL

Posted by TargetX iThink Online 02-01-2013 12:04 pm


As someone who has worked in both the corporate and higher-ed worlds, I have always been impressed with the willingness of admissions officers to share their successes and failures with colleagues. While corporate marketers operate in secrecy as if they&#...