CASE V & VI: Better Together in Chicago

Posted by Higher Ed Marketing 12-05-2012 8:43 am


I’ll be in Chicago next week for the joint conference of CASE Districts V and VI: Better Together. I’ll also be presenting on Tuesday, Dec. 11. Our host city’s mayor, Rahm Emanuel, once advised President Obama to never let a serious cris...



3 Outside The Box Ways Colleges Recruit Students

Posted by .eduGuru 12-05-2012 8:30 am


How can today’s college or university best attract students Does the school need to be all over social media Is the web site the most crucial sticking point For many years, prospective students went on a college campus tour, traditionally led by ...



Auschwitz Survivor Gives No Easy Answers

Posted by The Higher Ed Marketing Blog 12-04-2012 3:58 pm


Note:  This is off topic but it was a unique and powerful experience in a university history class. It changed a lot of lives,  including mine. Every day they would come in and just choose people and take them to … Continue reading →



Mobile sites, apps and responsive oh my

Posted by MattHerzberger.com 12-04-2012 12:28 pm


I have seen a lot of people struggling with mobile apps, sites and responsive recently. A lot of people get caught up on the shiny object of an app but in most cases an app is not the solution. My … Continue reading →



3 Big Takeaways for Higher Ed From The Future of Digital Slides

Posted by .eduGuru 12-04-2012 8:30 am


Last week Business Insider posted a 137 slide deck filled with data showing us the evolution of digital. I love data, especially data like this. These slides provide excellent insight into so many different types of user adoption and spending in the onlin...



Going responsive in #highered: Collegewebeditor.com and some

Posted by College Web Editor 12-04-2012 7:30 am


Websites are a lot like babies They require months of careful planning and many sleepless nights before the delivery – which only marks the beginning of a frantic period of feeding and caring for the new born. Websites are a lot like babies, because...



Student Affairs Live Featuring Lisa Endersby

Posted by HigherEd Live 12-03-2012 4:39 pm


Wednesday, December 5th at 12:00pm EST Broadcasted over Google Plus, On-Air Hangout Conversation: #SAlive Student Affairs Live is back this week with a whole new episode!  On Wednesday, I will sit  down virtually over Google Plus On-Air Hangouts, with Lis...



On the territorial dimensions of MOOCs

Posted by GlobalHigherEd 12-03-2012 11:08 am


To what degree have the territorial dimensions of Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) been made visible Remarkably little, I would argue. This point came has been in the back of my mind for some time on the basis of following coverage about MOOCs includi...



Should Chiefs Play the Game is Wrong Question

Posted by CKSyme.com 12-03-2012 10:23 am


I was involved in an interesting Twitter conversation while sitting at an FCS playoff game Saturday afternoon. A sports blogger involved me in a four-way Twitter chat with a couple sports writers on whether the Kansas City Chiefs should play their game Su...



Reel Deal Monday: Get a Microphone and a Tripod

Posted by mStoner blog 12-03-2012 8:00 am


Third in a series about how to produce good video on a budget. Microphone Even a cheap video camera or your phone can take reasonably, decent looking video. The thing that immediately identifies amateur video...