The highly decentralized nature of colleges and universities can make it challenging for higher ed marketers to drive effectiveness and efficiency across their institutions. Central marketing and communications staff cannot necessarily “control,” they must “influence.” But how? In this episode, communications leaders from NC State and Tulane will discuss how their teams have provided leadership, […]
It is our mission at Higher Ed Live to bring you closer to the best and brightest minds in higher education. This year we aired over 100 live broadcasts reaching thousands of higher ed colleagues. According to viewership, here are a few of your favorites. Those seeking the brightest minds seemed to have found them […]
Sharing a unified visual identity and message across disparate campuses is challenging. Learn from Berklee College of Music’s marketing leadership about the success of an ongoing branding initiative that touches degree programs, institutes, and other programmatic offerings. Their goal, a coherent brand experience that will reach a wildly diverse audience.
The annual AMA Symposium for the Marketing of Higher Education is November 15-18 in Chicago. With more than 1,000 attendees, it is the largest event exploring the challenges and trends shaping marketing in higher education. In this episode of Marketing Live, conference keynote speaker Dan Dillon Jr. and conference co-chair Deb Maue will join host […]
We have all suffered through bad presentations, while others have inspired and energized us. Learn how to transform standard presentations into an engaging journey. Marketing Live host Amy Jorgensen speaks with communication industry leader and Duarte’s vice president of academy and marketing, Laura Wall Klieves.
College students and their parents communicate very differently than they did five to ten years ago. Their wants, needs, expectations, and preferences have evolved – and it is imperative that we stay ahead of the curve. Experts Stephanie Geyer and Lance Merker will discuss tips on how to optimize communication strategies and content across multiple […]
Over 85% of student leaders on college campuses are involved in Greek communities. With hundreds of thousands of current student members, it is imperative that we communicate effectively with these campus advocates. Tune in to learn from the experts on how to connect with this powerful group.
Photography for Non-Photographers from Cathy Benscoter Someone has to take photos on your campus, and it looks like it’s you. Too bad it’s not really your thing. But with a few simple tips, it can be. At the 2015 Web Conference at Penn State University, Cathy Benscoter shared basics of good photography, from composition to […]
Talking about social media today tends to focus on strategies for how we use tools like Twitter and Facebook to engage with audiences we may never otherwise meet in real life. These virtual communities and the devices we use to access them create a seemingly endless variety of options for how we can share ideas […]
Take a look at your 2015 budget. Are you really prepared to spend on website optimization this next year? Personalization continues to gain ground as one of the biggest trends in digital marketing, and optimization is a must for universities. Why? Glad you asked. Here are 3 reasons you need to budget for optimizing your […]
Admissions Live: The State of College Admissions Host: Chris D’Orso Advancement Live: What Makes a Great Print Edition Alumni Magazine? Host: Ryan Catherwood Marketing Live: Social Media: What Is the Best Way to Communicate With Students? Host: Amy Jorgensen Student Affairs Live: Myths, Assumptions, Skeptics and Crusaders: Engaging Students Through Social Media Host: Tony Doody […]
Monday, December 15, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. ET Broadcasted over Google Plus, On-Air Hangout Conversation: #HigherEdLive On this episode of Admissions Live, social media managers offer tips and tricks to keeping your content fresh and engaging for prospective students, new admits and incoming transfer students over the winter break. Guest host Erin Supinka, Social Media Manager at […]
Managing Social Media in Higher Education is no easy task. There is a lot of pressure to stay on top of current trends and strategies, maintain consistency in many channels, and ultimately build genuine digital relationships with our students that result in brand loyalty. Liz Gross, author of “How to Manage Social Media in Higher Education: […]
Keeping up with email, technology, and social media in today’s world can be a little like drinking from a firehose. Despite the challenges, there lies tremendous potential for digital leadership. The platform, whether LinkedIn, Twitter or Pinterest, doesn’t matter. Today’s most progressive leaders are recognizing and leveraging the benefits of being digital. For those who dismiss […]