Online admissions software - cloud vs in-house solutions

Online admissions software - cloud vs in-house solutions
So you’ve decided to digitise the admissions process and now it’s time to consider your options. Do you utilise the expertise of the in-house IT team and build your own admissions software, or do you invest in an online cloud-based system? In this article, we explore the benefits of both, and explain why in the majority of cases, SaaS cloud-based system is best.
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Kate Tattersfield, September 14, 2018

in Event management

How to measure the success of your admissions event

How to measure the success of your admissions event
A successful university admissions event will need careful planning, expert execution and of course, thorough evaluation afterwards to ensure the next one is even better. Measuring the success of your event is crucial, not only because it enables you to adjust your marketing approaches and the direction of your next event’s content , but also because you can use these metrics to showcase insights to the rest of your team.
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Kate Tattersfield, September 06, 2018

in My job in higher ed

My job in higher ed with Francois Therin - Director of IMT Dubai

My job in higher ed with Francois Therin - Director of IMT Dubai
Recently, we caught up with Professor Francois Therin of IMT Dubai to discuss entrepreneurship, intrapreneurship and how technology is shaping learning in higher education. Professor Therin is interested in the internationalisation of higher education in general and business schools in particular. He has been active in the development of online learning for the past 20 years and his main research focus has been innovation and entrepreneurship. 
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Kate Tattersfield, August 29, 2018

in Admissions, crm

How Saïd Foundation improved their application rate by digitising the admissions process

How Saïd Foundation improved their application rate by digitising the admissions process
Applying to university can be an exciting, if not a slightly nerve-racking experience - but only if schools offer a seamless admissions process from beginning to end. In this article, we explore what happened when a renown educational institution decided to replace their admissions paperwork with a purely digital student recruitment approach.  
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The benefits of tracking candidates' applications with an admissions software

The benefits of tracking candidates' applications with an admissions software
When it comes to prospective students' admissions success, being able to track the candidate’s application journey is a crucial part of the process. In this blog post, we explore how a good admissions solution for higher education can help advance students through the application process and convert prospects into enrolled students.
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My Job in Higher Ed with Sophie Bailey, founder of the EdTech Podcast

My Job in Higher Ed with Sophie Bailey, founder of the EdTech Podcast
In the latest instalment of My Job in Higher Ed, our conversation with Sophie Bailey, founder of the EdTech Podcast, delves into the significant role the podcast has in connecting education professionals, and how the fourth industrial revolution will affect the future of higher education. Sophie also explains how she believes Soft Skills or “21st Century Skills” coupled with continual learning will be a big focus for universities.
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Kate Tattersfield, August 10, 2018

in Admissions, crm

How an integrated admissions and CRM platform can transform the student recruitment process

How an integrated admissions and CRM platform can transform the student recruitment process
Technological advancements have instigated wide-reaching cultural and societal changes, and in the realm of higher ed, have had a profound impact on the way in which universities operate, both in and out of the lecture hall.
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Kate Tattersfield, August 02, 2018

in Admissions, crm

Admissions software every university should be using

Admissions software every university should be using
In this article, we explain why keeping up-to-date with your university admissions and CRM software is a must for any higher ed institution who wants to optimise their recruitment process and make their mark in a competitive industry.
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How To Capture Students' & Parents' Attention On An Open Day

How To Capture Students' & Parents' Attention On An Open Day
If you look around for open day guides, you’ll find plenty geared towards prospective students, generally explaining why they should attend them and how they can make the most of them. But tips for having a successful open day aren’t only useful for aspiring learners — after all, there’s no shortage of heated competition between educational institutions trying to attract interest.
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APM for universities: Is it profitable?

APM for universities: Is it profitable?
Application Performance Management (APM) is becoming more and more necessary today for all developers. Problems with app development lead to low levels of success after launch, so the more challenges that can be overcome early in the pipeline, the higher the effectiveness. Universities can use this technology to help their students strengthen their app developing skills and learn productive strategies for problem-solving.
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