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Building relationships helps you become a better leader

A successful higher ed CIO understands the business needs of the institution and knows how to build relationships in order to meet those needs.

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Humanizing chatbots to improve the student experience

Well-designed conversational UI allows students to communicate with chatbots the same way they would a person, and provides the services they want and need.

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Helping students finish in four with clear degree requirements

University of California, Riverside uses Ellucian Degree Works to deliver a reliable degree audit system that helps students map out a degree plan and graduate on time.

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Advice for moving to the cloud

Joe Tolisano, CIO, Connecticut Colleges and Universities, shares how the role of IT evolved after a cloud migration.

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A user-friendly registration system for today’s students

University of California, Riverside improved registration with Ellucian Banner. Hear which features students like and why they find it easy to use.

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Reaching today’s students with mobile technology

Midlands Technical College developed a robust communication strategy with Ellucian CRM Recruit that uses mobile technology to help students through the enrollment process.

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Change management doesn’t end at go-live

Once the project is completed, the work isn’t over. Change management is a continuing process.

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How can students stay relevant in fast-changing fields?

Hear a nursing student at Fletcher Technical Community College share her plans for degrees, credentials, and continuing education to keep-up with changes in medicine.

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Mindset is as important as skillset for CIOs

Watch Danna Gianforte, chief information officer, University of California, Riverside, share the traits that IT leaders need to succeed.

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