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Resilience in a world of remote working

Coronavirus becomes a catalyst for higher ed digitalization. Find out how institutions can ensure business continuity and stay connected during disasters.

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Technology’s role in empowering change in higher education

Find out how to ensure technology is effectively leveraged in higher education institutions, and the role people and partnerships play in its success.

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Creating a community - how higher education institutions can leverage data to keep their staff and students close

How can institutions create a sense of belonging and communities for students, staff and alumni, when countries all over the globe are implementing social distancing measures? Make data a part of the culture.

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The importance of data-driven decision making in higher education

Data-driven decision-making gives institutions the opportunity to identify new or missed opportunities, respond to new market conditions, launch innovative services and meet student needs. However, implementing a new database and analytics solution requires more than just flipping a switch and hoping for the best possible outcome.

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Transforming into a virtual campus: Is it time to reassess your institution's priorities?

Mehmet Batmaz, head of IT infrastructure at the University of Greenwich, discusses the guiding principles and benefits of his institution’s digital strategy.

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Student recruitment and admissions: Looking beyond COVID-19

In the space of just three months, there has been a great deal of change in the higher education sector. Many colleagues in the sector will be thinking about how they will ‘pivot’ and adapt to the new normal, post-COVID-19.

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COVID-19: Higher education’s Apollo 13 moment?

What will the “return to Earth” look like for the higher education sector as it emerges from the COVID-19 pandemic and students and staff return to campuses? Can we really expect everything to be the same as before?

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Multifactor authentication strengthens cybersecurity across university campus

Learn how Cheyney University of Pennsylvania is taking a layered approach to information security to keep its data safe.

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Digital Transformation: Where do you start?

Digital transformation is our new blockchain. However, digital transformation can feel somewhat less tangible than other technology ‘hot topics’ but we must start somewhere.