Book Review: Brand Advocates Can Revolutionize Your Social Media Strategy

Posted by CKSyme.com 11-17-2012 10:08 am


Rob Fuggettas new book, Brand Advocates, is music to my ears.  For a long time, Ive been pushing the value of loyalty strategies in social media crisis planning, and now Im starting to feel like people are catching on. The book will be a valuable resou...



The application sensation

Posted by TargetX iThink Online 11-16-2012 12:02 pm


Curious how most admissions offices are faring in the midst of a decline in traditional, college-bound teens Apparently, not too bad according to some recent data shared by the National Association for College Admission Counseling (NACAC). Students are a...



Thanksgiving and humility

Posted by Higher Ed Marketing 11-16-2012 11:35 am


Adapted from something I wrote and posted on Nov. 24, 2010. He who has a thing to sell And goes and whispers in a well Is not so apt to get the dollars As he who climbs a tree and hollers. (Author unknown) I first discovered that aphoristic little rhyme l...



Ai Weiwei And Curating Conversations and Content

Posted by CASE Social Media 11-16-2012 9:55 am


When Im describing what the best social media people do, my favorite term, hands down, is curating. Curating not only speaks to the importance of visual storytelling, but to the concept that as communicators, we are responsible for creating meaningful ...



World University Rankings Time for a Name Change

Posted by GlobalHigherEd 11-16-2012 7:30 am


I’ve often wondered if the term ‘World University Rankings’ –  the one deployed by the firm QS in its QS World University Rankings®, or TSL Education Ltd along with Thomson Reuters, in their Times Higher Education World University ...



The EDUniverse just got smaller and bigger

Posted by Higher Ed Marketing 11-15-2012 9:13 am


Today, two of important online resources for the higher ed marketing world merged. Set Odell’s HigherEdLive and mStoner‘s EDUniverse will become one unstoppable force for good. “The merger brings together our industrys best in rich medi...



BIG NEWS: Higher Ed Live & EDUniverse Merge

Posted by HigherEd Live 11-15-2012 9:07 am


Today marks an historic milestone for Higher Ed Live as Im excited to announce that we are merging with EDUniverse, mStoners network for brand, web, tech and marketing professionals. The merger brings together our industrys best in rich media with the ...



EDUniverse & HigherEdLive Get Hitched

Posted by mStoner blog 11-15-2012 9:03 am


When we launched EDUniverse earlier this year, our hope was to create a space where people in higher ed marketing, technology, social media, PR, advancement, admissions, and related areas could come together, share ideas, and...



Capacity Planning Maturity Pipe Dream

Posted by The Higher Ed CIO 11-15-2012 8:03 am


Capacity planning maturity seems like it must be a pipe dream for the majority of IT departments. Unlike other process maturity questions, when it comes to capacity planning process maturity, I am wondering if thinking in terms of levels even … Cont...



Routine Maintenance

Posted by Adaptivate 11-15-2012 7:00 am


Your online communications tools and protocols require continual upkeep. Just like your home or your car, you rely on these tools and use them regularly. Here are a few ideas for keeping your online communications engine running. Get a Tuneup Brush up on ...