The 5 W’s of the Non-Event: Throw an Event Your Alumni Want to Attend

Your alumni love you. That’s the first thing to remember. They don’t love coming to your events, or even talking on the phone while you try to wrangle some money or information out of them. Institutional advancement departments get funds from a variety of places. You’re asking alumni, foundations, corporations, and other sources. For some […]

Pondering 2016 Trends in Higher Ed Marketing

Sure an automated systems is probably a bunch of code and science that I don’t understand. But I like to imagine a sea of tiny robots buzzing around in my platform, doing my work while I get a mani-pedi. My little automated friends are pretending to be me, nurturing prospects, segmenting lists, managing workflows, sending […]

How Southern College Of Optometry Conquers Traditional Marketing & Reaches Disparate Audiences

Southern College of Optometry (SCO) is a unique feature of Memphis and one of the leading institutions of optometric education in the country. In addition, SCO is also a full-service care facility. The Eye Center serves the greater community, and University Eye Care offers comprehensive care at the University of Memphis campus. SCO has a […]

Nurture Your Fussy Prospects With A Drip Campaign

I used to teach at a school that created individual curriculum for each student. I had one English student who we’ll call Janice. Janice was 10 years old and sharp as a tack. She was technically in the 5th grade, but her vocabulary and reasoning skills rivaled a lot of adults I know. She loved […]