Introducing ACPA and Student Affairs Live

Posted by HigherEd Live 10-15-2014 12:37 pm

Today the American College Personnel Association (ACPA) and Higher Ed Live announced a new partnership to support the student affairs arm of the Higher Ed Live professional development network. The partnership makes the series of Student Affairs Live webc...

Marketers may be publishers, but

Posted by Higher Ed Marketing 10-15-2014 7:24 am

A recent post on the marketing news website Clickz re-emphasizes something that proponents of content marketing have been saying for a few years now: That in today’s interconnected, internetworked, social media-centric world, marketers must think di...

Webinar: Yik Yak on Campus What You Need to Know About the Latest Anonymous Social Scene

Posted by Eric Stoller's Blog 10-14-2014 1:05 pm

I’m giving a webinar on Wednesday, November 12th, at 2PM Eastern Time on Yik Yak on Campus: What You Need to Know About the Latest Anonymous Social Scene. I’ll show you how Yik Yak works, provide examples of cyber-bullying AND positivity in ac...

Social Media Gold Top 10 List

Posted by HigherEd Live 10-14-2014 8:35 am

Thursday, October 9, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. ET Broadcasted over Google Plus, On-Air Hangout Conversation: #HigherEdLive Host Ashley Budd speaks with Keith Hannon, Associate Director of Social Media Strategy at Cornell University. Tune in as Ashley and Keith co...

Giving in to health: In support of taking sick days

Posted by InsideTimsHead 10-13-2014 8:49 am

I took a sick day for the first time in a while last week, and although being sick is never fun, it was one of the better decisions I’ve made made lately. Many people refuse to take sick days, even when … Continue reading →

University of Florida Sets Good Example Of How To Handle Crisis

Posted by 10-07-2014 5:47 pm

Be quick but dont hurry. Those famous words of legendary basketball coach John Wooden describe the path to disciplined speed that every athlete strives for.  When looking at case studies of how to handle crisis, its uncommon to see an organization qui...

Essential Elements of Crisis Prevention: Social Media Monitoring

Posted by 10-07-2014 8:22 am

This piece is part of my continuing series on the essential elements of crisis prevention strategies. Preventing a crisis is all about lowering your risks and changing your tactics from reactive to proactive. A study by Altimeter showed that brands that h...

The Sponsorship Effect: How to Fast Track Your Career

Posted by HigherEd Live 10-06-2014 4:31 pm

Wednesday, October 15th at 1:00pm ET Broadcasted over Google Plus, On-Air Hangout Conversation: #HigherEdLive Is it enough today, to be smart, driven and talented How do you avoid languishing in the ranks of middle management Is there someone who can su...

The Under-Appreciated Transfer Student

Posted by HigherEd Live 10-06-2014 2:20 pm

Originally aired: Monday, October 6th at 1:00pm ET Admissions Live host Chris D’Orso and guest Corey Patterson discussed how colleges and universities could — and should — do more for transfer students, at every point along the admission...

On meeting some friends for the first time

Posted by Higher Ed Marketing 10-04-2014 5:01 pm

The end of September marked my seven-year anniversary on Twitter. Perhaps not coincidentally, the anniversary occurred on the first day of the 2014 Aggregate Conference, which I was fortunate enough to attend at the invitation of a long-time social networ...