Downsizing The Social Media Library

Posted by 09-02-2014 8:27 pm

My husband and I are downsizingthat time of life I guess. We decided to opt out of our big empty house and buy a condo. No more plowing in the winter. No more mowing in the summer. Along with the home downsize came a need to downsize my social media libr...

Dropbox Revamps Pro Plans

Posted by HighEdWebTech 09-02-2014 11:02 am

Last week, Dropbox revamped their pro plan and is now offering a staggering 1TB of data for $9.99 a month, matching the price Google charges. The post Dropbox Revamps Pro Plans appeared first on HighEdWebTech.

Studying on the Road: Pursuing a Degree as an Admissions Recruiter

Posted by HigherEd Live 08-27-2014 6:30 pm

In this episode of Admissions Live, host Nicole Lentine explores the path of an admissions recruiter in pursuit of continuing education, discussing the concerns and difficulties with guests Mark Cleland, Associate Director of Admissions at Becker College ...

Hyperlapse: a higher-ed marketing disruptor

Posted by HighEdWebTech 08-27-2014 3:05 pm

On Tuesday, August 26, Instagram, which is owned by Facebook, released a new app called Hyperlapse, an app for taking long videos, compressing them and stabilizing them. The post Hyperlapse: a higher-ed marketing disruptor appeared first on HighEdWebTec...

Current #SAgrads: Their Future in Student Affairs

Posted by HigherEd Live 08-27-2014 9:00 am

Wednesday, September 3rd at 1:00pm ET Broadcasted over Google Plus, On-Air Hangout Conversation: #HigherEdLive What does the future hold for Student Affairs Who will lead departments and divisions on college and university campuses in the coming years H...

The problem with content marketing

Posted by Higher Ed Marketing 08-27-2014 7:21 am

A few weeks ago, I wrote in this space about “predictive” content marketing as the wave of the future. One of the sources cited in that post mentioned that most content marketers take a hit-or-miss approach that falls short of the mark 80 perc...

Back-to-School for #highered pros: 5 ways to stay relevant in your job

Posted by College Web Editor 08-25-2014 8:15 am

In higher ed, learning is ALWAYS part of your job Now that most students and faculty members have made it back to campus (or will this week), it’s time for you to think about YOUR back-to-school, right Whether you are a web professional or a social...

PBS on Rethinking College

Posted by Higher Ed Marketing 08-24-2014 6:19 pm

This week, coinciding with the opening of the traditional fall semester at many colleges, PBS NewsHour begins a five-part series on the future of higher education called Rethinking College. If you can’t wait until Monday, you can watch much of the s...

Its Time for Our Alumni Engagement Programs to Evolve

Posted by HigherEd Live 08-22-2014 4:21 pm

One of the biggest challenges facing alumni relations pros is attracting new participants to existing engagement programs with no new resources. More often than not, the approach requires turning our attention to marketing tactics — email communicat...

Tell Great Stories

Posted by HigherEd Live 08-22-2014 3:33 pm

In this edition of Marketing Live,which originally aired live on August 21, 2014, guests Georgy Cohen and Dave Pond discuss the role of storytelling in higher education marketing. Host’s note: The autofocus feature that switches the camera view to t...