Advancing Your Admissions Career

Posted by HigherEd Live 02-20-2017 1:42 am


Many admission professionals take on a master’s degree program early in their career; for others, the pursuit of an advanced degree might come later, alongside a significant amount of additional responsibilities and commitments. What are the pros an...



Crushin on Institutions this Valentines Day

Posted by Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals 02-17-2017 6:52 pm


Ah Valentines Day…the commercialized holiday for lovebirds. Chocolates, flowers, teddy bears; theyre all over department stores willing to be purchased. But hey, who said that this holiday was only for those in relationships Youll fall in love w...



#FridayReads: Library and Campus Engagement through Social Media

Posted by Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals 02-16-2017 3:11 pm


Susie Kirksville and Lacy Wolfe from Henderson State University‘s Huie Library explore the reasons academic libraries need social media in their talk at HighEdWeb 2016. With thousands of hidden gems and resources in libraries its hard for visitors t...



Words Words Words: How to Write Sizzling Content

Posted by Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals 02-16-2017 3:07 pm


“Words are fun. Words are your friends.” is what Donna Talarico states in her highly entertaining talk at HighEdWeb 2016. Writing content for the web is all about telling a compelling story. Knowing what makes a good story, and what makes a st...



Supporting & Engaging Graduate & Professional Students

Posted by HigherEd Live 02-15-2017 6:54 pm


Graduate students, medical students, law students, and postdoctoral fellows are uniquely situated constituients on college and university campuses. Whether they are recent undergraduates going straight through or full time staff returning for a post-bacca...



Keeping your admissions department competitive in a mobile-first world

Posted by HigherEd Live 02-14-2017 5:33 pm


According to the College Board, more than 30 percent of prospective first-year students (and anywhere from 48 to 62 percent of transfer students) evaluate their target institutions in stealth mode, never making themselves known to admissions counselors. T...



Sparking Creative Ideas in Your Marketing Team

Posted by HigherEd Live 02-09-2017 11:56 pm


Higher ed marketing and communications demands long-term brilliance, not just one-off ideas. But how do you keep your team from getting stuck In this episode of Marketing Live, well discuss ways to foster a creative work environment. Youll come away ...



Communications Gumbo: How Content, PR and Strategy Work Together

Posted by HigherEd Live 02-08-2017 2:25 pm


There are plenty of ingredients in a communications pro’s pantry. Mixing flavors of earned media, PR and paid content with your organization’s strategy can yield tasty results. This presentation will cover various aspects of communications str...



Free Webinar: Personalization on Higher Education Websites The New Competitive Advantage

Posted by mStoner blog 02-08-2017 10:48 am


Register now for this free webinar. Session Description Visitors increasingly expect a personalized experience from the website they interact with. This webinar explores personalization opportunities to help elevate your brand experience, increase key con...



A web conference like no other

Posted by HigherEd Live 02-08-2017 6:39 am


The 18th Annual University of Illinois Web Conference is set for April 5-7 at the I Hotel and Conference Center in Champaign, Illinois. Registration is open now, but history has shown it wont be open long. The demand is high for this event, and each year...