Make Events Memorable With Social Media Basics

Posted by CKSyme.com 10-17-2014 7:05 am


One of the biggest social events at our house is the annual Super Bowl party. I spend a good part of January combing through food magazines for the best combination of recipes for the crowd. Our friends and family love the idea of gathering around an even...



Kent States measured response to the Ebola media frenzy

Posted by Higher Ed Marketing 10-16-2014 5:54 pm


The Ebola media craze has finally reached higher education, and Kent State University in Kent, Ohio, is responding appropriately, without fueling the news and social media paranoia. Earlier this week, media reports indicated that the second healthcare wor...



Crowdsourcing a historic day, and introducing content ownership strategy

Posted by InsideTimsHead 10-16-2014 8:00 am


Last Thursday was our college’s biggest day in social media, coming together with a combination of preparation, teamwork and an active/engaged extended SUNY Oswego family — and a new focus on content ownership strategy. Going into it, I recall...



Family Weekend at the University of Miami

Posted by Eric Stoller's Blog 10-15-2014 3:53 pm


A full house in the ballroom to see @EricStoller speak on the importance of digital identity in higher ed #medialife pic.twitter.com/Ly2qx2M5C2 — UMiami Orientation (@UM_Orientation) October 10, 2014 People often ask me what I do for a living. Reali...



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 CKSyme.com 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...