Kate Tattersfield, August 02, 2018

in crm, Admissions

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

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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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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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 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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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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