No institution’s IT environment is 100 percent safe. There will always be some risk in submitting and sharing information online. But that doesn’t mean colleges and universities can’t do more to reduce that risk — and keep their reputations intact.
With so many students moving at warp speed, educational institutions need to be able to deliver services and information through any device, be it a smartphone, a tablet, or a laptop. Smart administrators know that they need more than a mobile solution for their institution; they need a mobile strategy designed to meet, and exceed, students’ expectations.
Before you invest in new software for your campus, make sure it’s built from the ground up to meet the needs of today’s mobile user. Here are a few tips for distinguishing between mobile-compatible and mobile-first.
With so many potential online touch points, institutions have to do a better job of meeting current and prospective students where they are.
Want to ensure your systems are in tip-top shape for the early fall semester rush? Here are 11 changes you should consider today—as in, right now.
Do you know how to tell when your technology is at the end of its lifecycle? Here are three indicators that a comprehensive IT upgrade is in order.
Higher education accounts for 17 percent of all data breaches — more than government (16 percent) and the financial and insurance sector (13 percent). Want to learn more about how your campus can protect itself from a data breach? Check out our infographic.
Just 46 percent of Americans who enroll in college will complete their educations. But students aren’t just leaving classrooms for the fun of it; there’s a reason why our colleges struggle to retain learners.
Laptops and smartphones, along with the software and mobile applications that power them, are helpful teaching aids—if students use them as directed. But what happens when the technology becomes a distraction?
There’s a reason why more than 50 percent of colleges and universities struggle with using CRM as a tool for recruitment and retention. Here are five tips to help you get the most out of your investment.