Using Social Media to Connect with #highered International Students: Lessons Learned & Tips from UCA

Posted by College Web Editor 11-14-2014 7:45 am


Social rhymes with International While working on the program of the 2014 Higher Ed Social Media Conference (Dec 3, 2014), I had a chance of seeing some very cool social media initiatives – including Jon Stansel’s great work. Jon Stansel, Inte...



#ColumbiaGivingDay 2014 Recap

Posted by HigherEd Live 11-13-2014 9:42 am


Columbia’s third Columbia Giving Day raised $11,064,924 in 24 hrs. on October 29. That’s approximately $3 million more than was raised during Columbia Giving Day 2013. As they continue to explore this space and consolidate their position of le...



Our #AMAHigherEd slide deck

Posted by Higher Ed Marketing 11-12-2014 11:08 pm


Thanks to everyone who attended the presentation Charlie Melichar (@melicharlie) and I delivered on Tuesday at the American Marketing Association Higher Ed Marketing Symposium (#AMAHigherEd). And thanks for the follow-up questions and wonderful feedback. ...



Why Great Leaders Embrace Conflict

Posted by UBrander 11-12-2014 7:58 pm


All great leaders – all of them – embrace conflict. If this statement makes you feel uneasy, then maybe you’re not cut out for leadership. But before you make that decision, allow me to explain. In their masterful summary of the history ...



Advancement Live Preview: What Makes a Great Print Edition Alumni Magazine

Posted by HigherEd Live 11-12-2014 3:07 pm


What makes a great print edition of an alumni magazine How do editors decide on covers, spreads or new design elements Where do alumni magazine stories come from, and how, if at all, should alumni magazines be used as vehicles for fundraising or the mar...



Advancement Live: What Makes a Great Print Edition Alumni Magazine

Posted by HigherEd Live 11-12-2014 3:07 pm


What makes a great print edition of an alumni magazine How do editors decide on a magazine’s cover, layout or new design elements Where do alumni magazine stories come from, and how, if at all, should alumni magazines be used as vehicles for fundr...



Thought Leaders in Ed Tech: The InSpark Science Network

Posted by HigherEd Live 11-12-2014 11:25 am


Monday, November 10, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. ET Broadcasted over Google Plus, On-Air Hangout Conversation: #HigherEdLive Host Ashley Budd speaks with Dr. Dror Ben-Naim and Ariel Anbar. Dror previously led a research group in Intelligent Tutoring Systems and Edu...



Better Living Through Automation: Defeating Time Sucks and Doing Better Work

Posted by Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals 11-12-2014 10:08 am


(Authors note: Its poetic that I completed this Link post when I did. I hadnt anticipated that itd be a few weeks late, but this also is the very reason I was hyped up about Jesses session: I needed his session to help work smarter.) Jesse Lavery, di...



Build Your Brand Value With Embedded Twitter Timelines

Posted by CKSyme.com 11-12-2014 7:03 am


We know that the most effective digital content lies in the intersection between what our followers value and what we value. Whether it is real-time scores and news, feature stories, well-produced videos and images, or links we find on the web to share, t...



Present at the 2015 #highered Analytics Conference: Submit a proposal by Dec 3, 2014

Posted by Higher Ed Analytics 11-11-2014 2:12 pm


Looking for great presentations for the 2015 Higher Ed Analytics Conference (Feb 11, 2015) Welcoming hundreds of participants from more than 70 different institutions based in the US, Canada and Australia last February, the 2nd edition of the Higher Ed An...