Call for nominations: International Brand Master Award

Posted by Higher Ed Marketing 11-28-2016 1:24 pm

Higher ed branding/marketing consultancy Educational Marketing Group is once again seeking nominations for its annual International Brand Master award. Here’s EMG’s pitch: Do you know someone who has achieved amazing things in education brandi...

Why your mascot should be on social media: 3 keys to make your biggest fan a #HESM force

Posted by College Web Editor 11-28-2016 12:30 pm

Is your university mascot on social media yet Bill Zimmerman, social media manager, a College of Communications lecturer at Penn State University AND the voice of his school mascot – the Nittany Lion – on Twitter, is the living proof that it ...

Texting and the Law

Posted by HigherEd Live 11-28-2016 1:15 am

Communicating with students outside the classroom can be tricky. Phone calls go to voicemail. Emails go unopened. You want to text students but you don’t know where to start. You don’t know the rules. Luckily, it’s easy to stay in compli...

Friday Five: Thanksgiving leftovers edition

Posted by Higher Ed Marketing 11-25-2016 3:17 pm

Happy Black Friday, folks. Our fridge is now stuffed with leftover turkey and side dishes, and we’ll be warming up those leftovers for meals and snacks throughout the holiday weekend and into Monday’s lunchboxes. Turkey salad, anyone Speaking...

Recruiting STEM Students

Posted by HigherEd Live 11-23-2016 9:54 pm

How do we empower the next generation of designers, engineers, and makers Majors in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) are ever-changing. They’re vital to our ability to evolve as a society. In this broadcast, we speak with Dr. Randy...

This Thanksgiving video will restore your faith in humanity

Posted by Higher Ed Marketing 11-23-2016 1:14 pm

Yes, the headline is a bit on the clickbait side, but you really should watch this video. Missouri S&T colleague and senior video producer Terry Barner created this video as a Thanksgiving feature. It’s the result of our department’s Fall ...

5 Things I Learned from My First Day of Giving

Posted by HigherEd Live 11-22-2016 3:09 pm

Its #GivingTuesday season. That special time of year when many of us spend our days snacking on antacids and breathing into a paper bag. Good times! I feel you. That was me about a year ago when I started to plan Duquesne Universitys first-ever Day of G...

Trump Spam and when Google Isnt Google

Posted by HighEdWebTech 11-22-2016 1:45 pm

Someone is spamming Google Analytics with Trump phrases, but they don't go to Google itself, but rather to a spam trap. Avoid these links! The post Trump Spam and when Google Isn’t Google appeared first on HighEdWebTech.

Episode 025 Author Coach Shelley Hitz

Posted by 11-22-2016 1:15 pm

In this week's episode of The Smarty Pants Book Marketing Podcast, author and coach Shelley Hitz shares her advice on everything from Facebook Live to dictation software. The post Episode 025 – Author Coach Shelley Hitz appeared first on CKSyme Medi...

How to Find Online Courses That Deliver Value

Posted by 11-21-2016 2:02 pm

Today, teaching online courses is the new easy way to make money according to some. Everyone is an expert at something. Its like the Gold Rush of 1850. Whether they are remotely qualified or not, people are jumping on internet platforms like Udemy, Tea...