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, August 29, 2018

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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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Kate Tattersfield, August 10, 2018

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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

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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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Study reveals how a two-way approach is best for improving student success

Study reveals how a two-way approach is best for improving student success
New insights on factors that play a critical role in student achievement, from McKinsey, reveal that students who receive a blend of teacher-directed and inquiry-based instruction have the best outcomes.
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Kate Tattersfield, June 19, 2018

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5 essentials for managing student applications effectively

5 essentials for managing student applications effectively
Information has never been so accessible, and students nowadays spend a lot of time researching their university options online through websites, social media channels and online forums.
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Forget stock market returns - education is the best investment you can make

Forget stock market returns - education is the best investment you can make
Despite speculation over whether a higher education is ‘worth the cost’ in the midst of rising tuition fees, a study proves that being educated pays dividends in the long run, and is actually more lucrative than investing in the American stock market.
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Kate Tattersfield, February 16, 2018

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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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