Higher Ed Live and Formstack Tweet-up at HighEdWeb

Higher Ed Live and Formstack Tweet-up at HighEdWeb

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If you’re attending HighEdWeb next week and if you’re like me, you’re at the point where you’re counting down the minutes until you arrive in Portland. The backchannel is buzzing and I hear there’s already plans in the works for karaoke outings and brunch meet-ups with friends. No doubt, the networking at HighEdWeb is just as robust as the session schedule. Read more ▸

Introducing ACPA and Student Affairs Live

Introducing ACPA and Student Affairs Live

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Today the American College Personnel Association (ACPA) and Higher Ed Live announced a new partnership to support the student affairs arm of the Higher Ed Live professional development network.
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The Sponsorship Effect: How to Fast Track Your Career

The Sponsorship Effect: How to Fast Track Your Career

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Wednesday, October 15th at 1:00pm ET
Broadcasted over Google Plus, On-Air Hangout
Conversation: #HigherEdLive

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Social Media Gold - Top 10 List

Social Media Gold – Top 10 List

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Thursday, October 9, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. ET
Broadcasted over Google Plus, On-Air Hangout
Conversation: #HigherEdLive

Host Ashley Budd speaks with Keith Hannon, Associate Director of Social Media Strategy at Cornell University. Tune in as Ashley and Keith count down the 2014 Social Media Gold Top 10 List.

Join the broadcast LIVE and participate in the discussion on Twitter at #HigherEdLive at 1 p.m. ET on Thursdays. Watch the video replay in syndication or listen to the podcast here and on iTunes. Read more ▸

#ItsOnUs: Sexual Assault and Title IX on Campus

#ItsOnUs: Sexual Assault and Title IX on Campus

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Wednesday, October 8th at 1:00pm ET
Broadcasted over Google Plus, On-Air Hangout
Conversation: #HigherEdLive

On Friday, September 20,  2014, President Obama and Vice President Biden announced the launch of a national campaign against sexual assault on college campuses. #ItsOnUs, the campaign title, hashtag, and slogan, is an open invitation to everyone to take personal responsibility for creating solutions to end sexual violence on college campuses. Read more ▸

The Under-Appreciated Transfer Student

The Under-Appreciated Transfer Student

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Originally aired: Monday, October 6th at 1:00pm ET

Admissions Live host Chris D’Orso and guest Corey Patterson discussed how colleges and universities could — and should — do more for transfer students, at every point along the admissions cycle from inquiry to graduation.
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Social Media and Web at University of Florida

Social Media and Web at University of Florida

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Alternate Title: Three Amigos at Work for the Gator Good

Thursday, October 2, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. ET
Broadcasted over Google Plus, On-Air Hangout
Conversation: #HigherEdLive

Host Ashley Budd speaks with Todd Sanders, Director of Social Media at University of Florida, Bruce Floyd, Social Media Manager for the UF Athletic Association and Jeff Stevens, Assistant Web Manager at UF Academic Health Center. Watch this discussion about communication strategies across central marketing, athletics, and colleges and units.

Join the broadcast LIVE and participate in the discussion on Twitter at #HigherEdLive at 1 p.m. ET on Thursdays. Watch the video replay in syndication or listen to the podcast here and on iTunes. Read more ▸

Be a Part of Groundbreaking Higher Ed Research. Take a Quick Survey Now!

Be a Part of Groundbreaking Higher Ed Research. Take a Quick Survey Now!

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Online form builder Formstack is teaming up with marketing communications agency mStoner Inc., as well as Higher Ed Live, to produce a groundbreaking study on marketing roles in higher education.

If you have five minutes, the Formstack crew would value your feedback on the state of your university’s marketing strategies, leadership, and future. You do not need to work in marketing to take this survey! Higher ed professionals from every department are encouraged to share their voices.

Your input will ultimately be used in a benchmark report produced by the Formstack team, whose past research has been featured in MarketingProfs, CMO, Inc. and more.

One participant will receive a $100 Amazon gift card, among other prizes! To participate, click the link below.

I want be part of the research!

Guest Post – 6 Tips to Maximize User Experience in Alumni Surveys

Guest Post – 6 Tips to Maximize User Experience in Alumni Surveys

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This post is sponsored and written by Formstack, an easy-to-use online form building solution.

Are your alumni as engaged as you want them to be? Or are they passively receiving information from your school without much interaction? A strong alumni network is incredibly valuable, and it can be a challenge to create one.

Focus on the user experience in your communications to boost engagement and improve alumni satisfaction. Surveys can be powerful tools to assess and engage alumni. Here are some simple tips that will help you improve your alumni’s experience.
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