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Strategy and technology help CIOs transform higher ed

To keep moving forward, higher ed CIOs should focus on their institution's strategic vision while driving processes and meeting business needs.

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Change management isn't a checklist—it's about adoption

Change in higher ed is inevitable—but how an institution tackles those changes can make all the difference

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Women in ed tech exchange advice at Ellucian Live

Ellucian hosted its inaugural Women in Ed Tech event at Ellucian Live 2019, bringing together women who work in higher ed tech to discuss the topics that impact them.

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Change leadership: Communications best practices

Properly and effectively communicating change in higher education is critical. You’re not just dealing with employees—you’re dealing with people who are emotionally invested with their workplace and its culture. And an ineffective communication strategy in this environment can be disastrous. Here’s how to do it right.   
 

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Do employers still value college degrees?

Recruiters and a career coach share their thoughts on the value and shelf-life of college degrees. Learn what skills are missing, why lifelong learning is so important, and how credentials can fill the gap across positions and industries.

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Empowering institutions with machine learning to improve student retention

Machine learning models help institutions determine the factors that impact student retention and take action to give students the support they need to succeed.

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Today’s CIOs talk about business, not technology

Temple University CIO Cindy Leavitt shares her perspective on the evolving CIO role and the importance of mentors and leadership skills.

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Redefining student experience for success!

What does the next gen student experience look like? Four CIOs share their visions for the future, how the definition of student experience is evolving, and best practices for implementation.
 

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How to get started with systems integration

Looking to implement a modern integration system but don’t know where to begin? Here are 5 tips to get started including advice on how to choose your first integration project.

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