Outsourcing Your Transactional Email

Posted by HighEdWebTech 02-10-2014 1:31 pm


If you're running a large CMS, web app or other service, I'd recommend letting a service handle the heavy lifting when it comes to transactional email.The post Outsourcing Your Transactional Email appeared first on HighEdWebTech.



Free Webinar: Social Campaigns in #HigherEd

Posted by mStoner blog 02-07-2014 11:46 am


Session Description Nearly every college and university in America and beyond uses social media in student recruitment, alumni relations, institutional marketing, or fundraising. Or all of them. And many institutions are combining social channels with...



Advancement Live Goes International Next Tuesday

Posted by HigherEd Live 02-07-2014 10:02 am


I take any opportunity I can get to chat with people over in Australia. They’re doing some great advancement work over there. Back in October, I had the privilege of coordinating an episode of Advancement Live with Leonie Boxtel, Director of Alumni ...



Advancement Live Goes International

Posted by HigherEd Live 02-07-2014 10:02 am


I take any opportunity I can get to chat with alumni pros over in Australia. They’re doing some great advancement work over there. Back in October, I had the privilege of coordinating an episode of Advancement Live with Leonie Boxtel, Director of Al...



Advancement Live 2/11: International Alumni Engagement

Posted by HigherEd Live 02-07-2014 10:02 am


Checkout Advancement Live 2/11: Host Ryan Catherwood chats with Daniel Brennan, Alumni Relations Manager at the University of Queensland and Khatmeh Osseiran-Hanna, Director of Advancement, UQ North America. Watch Advancement Live to learn more about how ...



International Alumni Engagement

Posted by HigherEd Live 02-07-2014 10:02 am


Checkout Advancement Live 2/11: Host Ryan Catherwood chats with Daniel Brennan, Alumni Relations Manager at the University of Queensland and Khatmeh Osseiran-Hanna, Director of Advancement, UQ North America. Watch Advancement Live to learn more about how ...



FAQs: the goose barnacles of higher education

Posted by InsideTimsHead 02-07-2014 9:17 am


In the Middle Ages, even so-called learned men believed in the bizarre duality of goose barnacles and barnacle geese. Noticing that floating barnacles bore great resemblance to local waterfowl, they put 2 and 2 together, and got 22: These animals … ...



Friday Five: Marketing lessons from the Beatles

Posted by Higher Ed Marketing 02-07-2014 8:48 am


As the 50th anniversary of the Beatles‘ appearance on the Ed Sullivan Show approaches (there’s a big special about this event this Sunday on CBS), our pop culture is awash in Beatlemania nostalgia. I’ve been a fan of the Fab Four since m...



Final Cut Pro X Certification

Posted by Geoff Campbell 02-07-2014 8:41 am


While my work keeps me very occupied I know that I need to further develop my skills beyond my daily tasks. In early January I worked through hours of training videos (thank you, FinalCutProX.net) and the official Apple Pro Training Series book and DVD-ro...



Digital Events Using Google+ is the Future of Alumni Engagement and Fundraising

Posted by HigherEd Live 02-06-2014 3:29 pm


Yep… you read that right. I know… I know… it’s not a good platform yet for regular, day-to-day engagement with alumni or anyone else for that matter. There’s a stadium full of people in Google+ but only a few people in the st...