Time to Evolve Our Leadership Behavior

Success is contingent upon how well organizations and individual leaders respond to the challenges of the marketplace. Now is the time for evolutionary behavior.

HighEdWeb Meets Portlandia

The HighEdWeb 2014 conference took place in Portland, Oregon, and the city’s earnest quirkiness was the perfect backdrop for its overarching themes: authenticity, honesty, and getting real.

A Balancing Act for Small Private Colleges: Prestige and Affordability

To convey prestige while remaining affordable, focus on results—because that’s what today’s marketplace values.

Gallup’s Busteed on the “Educonomy”

Brandon Busteed, executive director of Gallup Education, presented at Summer Seminar 2014.

U. of Denver’s Griesemer on Strategic Issues in Higher Education

Jim Griesemer, director of the strategic issues program, dean emeritus, and professor of management at the University of Denver, presented at Summer Seminar 2014.

Christensen Institute’s Weise on What Disruptive Innovation Means for the Future of Higher Education

Michelle Weise, senior research fellow for higher education at the Clayton Christensen Institute, presented at Summer Seminar 2014.
Andy Chan

Andy Chan on Outcomes

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Andy Chan, vice president for personal and career development at Wake Forest University, presented at Summer Seminar 2014.

Harvard Fellow Junco on Using Social Media to Retain Students

Rey Junco, associate professor of education and human computer interaction at Iowa State University and fellow at the Berkman Center for Internet & Society at Harvard University, presented at Summer Seminar 2014.

Iconoculture’s Elfering on the Minds of Today’s Students

Katie Elfering, senior director and consumer strategist for Millennials, Media/Entertainment/Technology, and E-Retail at Iconoculture, presented at Summer Seminar 2014.

Augustana President Bahls on Shared Governance

Steve Bahls, president of Augustana College (Illinois), presented at Summer Seminar 2014.
Eva Bogaty

Eva Bogaty on Economics

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Eva Bogaty, vice president–senior analyst on Moody’s Higher Education and Not-of-Profit Team, presented at Summer Seminar 2014.

How Well Do You Know Your Target Market?

Check out the six audience segments and see how closely the proportions in your institution’s target market correspond with the national norms.