Kate Tattersfield, February 16, 2018

in Admissions, crm

How to manage student applications effectively

How to manage student applications effectively
Processing student applications can be an arduous task without the aid of the most up-to-date tools and technology. Here, we explore how universities can alleviate admin pressures and handle the application process effectively.
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My job in higher ed - George Yip, Imperial College London

My job in higher ed - George Yip, Imperial College London
George Yip, a professor at Imperial College London and former Dean of RSM, has had an illustrious career in academia, business and consulting. He is a champion of the ‘blended study’ teaching and learning method, and has implemented pioneering changes to the MBA programme that have resulted in higher rates of student engagement and retention.
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Kate Tattersfield, February 02, 2018

in Admissions, crm

5 reasons why universities need a modern applicant tracking system

5 reasons why universities need a modern applicant tracking system
In an ever-competitive world of online applications, it’s important that universities utilise all the technology on offer to help drive results - or in other words, get the best students on board. In 2017 alone, 649,700 potential candidates applied to university compared to 674,890 the year before - a drop of four percent. Here are five reasons why an applicant tracking system will help improve university admissions.
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Kate Tattersfield, January 26, 2018

in gdpr, ebook

GDPR: How can universities best prepare? Download our FREE e-book

GDPR: How can universities best prepare? Download our FREE e-book
This higher education e-book from FULL FABRIC series considers what HEI professionals can do to prepare for and fully comply with the GDPR which is poised to become actionable on May 25th 2018. The book also offers valuable insights from Ardi Kolah, who amongst other things is Director of the GDPR Transition Programme at Henley Business School.
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Vigilance Chari, January 25, 2018

in Admissions, mobile

Five ways Higher Education is making use of mobile technology

Five ways Higher Education is making use of mobile technology
Mobile technology has been a subject of many discussions in the higher education community in recent times. Universities and colleges have been increasingly looking into ways of using smartphones and mobile networks to improve engagement and better captivate their students.
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How to create and maintain healthy alumni relations

How to create and maintain healthy alumni relations
The ways in which HEIs communicate with their alumni is becoming a focal point for marketing professionals across the sector, and for good reason - the total funds received and pledged by UK alumni is at an all time high, according to research by The Guardian.
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How universities can utilise alumni relations to promote international student recruitment

How universities can utilise alumni relations to promote international student recruitment
It’s universally acknowledged that recruiting international candidates is in a university's best interests, for financial as well as cultural and educational reasons. That said, international student recruitment can often be a tricky process - it’s complex, can be costly and moreover, requires strategic planning.
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My job in higher ed - Carlo Giardinetti, Business School Lausanne

My job in higher ed - Carlo Giardinetti, Business School Lausanne
After working in sport and hospitality, Carlo Giardinetti is paving the way for innovation in the higher education sector as a champion of Holacracy. We caught up with him recently to find out how self-organised institutions operate, and what makes the Holacracy system so successful in Business School Lausanne (BSL), Switzerland.
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Kate Tattersfield, December 22, 2017

in Admissions

How to choose advertising channels for Higher Education student recruitment

How to choose advertising channels for Higher Education student recruitment
How can universities fine tune their digital advertising efforts to increase student enrollment and broaden brand awareness? We take a look at some of the most effective channels out there today.
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Holly Ashby, December 11, 2017

in mental health

Higher Education, Self-Care and Protecting Mental Wellbeing

Higher Education, Self-Care and Protecting Mental Wellbeing
This post was written by Holly at Will Williams Meditation, a London meditation centre who help people with meditation for anxiety, stress, productivity and focus.
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