• Optimizing Institutional Budget Models

    October 01, 2014
    Study | Business Affairs Forum

    This study includes four executive-level lessons on budget design and a compendium of 29 budget model elements to help you develop a more strategic resource allocation system on your campus.

  • What's the buzz around the "Murky Middle"?

    September 17, 2014
    Blog Post | Student Success Collaborative

    Take a moment to catch up on Inside Higher Ed's coverage of SSC's "Murky Middle" research, and Campus Technology's story profiling how Southern Illinois University worked with us to improve Fall 2013 to Spring 2014 retention by 3.6%.

  • Inside the mind of a Curious Chameleon

    September 10, 2014
    Infographic | Advancement Forum

    The Advancement Forum sought to find the characteristics of an ideal major gift officer (MGO). We discovered that an MGO should be a Curious Chameleon—an individual with behavioral and linguistic flexibility, intellectual and social curiosity, the skill to distill information, and the ability to approach the solicitation process in a strategic manner.

  • IT Forum Perspectives: Where IT meets higher education

    September 09, 2014
    Blog Post | IT Forum

    IT Forum Perspectives features insights specifically for CIOs and their team and covers top-of-mind issues in the world of higher education and IT.

  • Hyper-stackable Emerging Careers

    August 01, 2014
    White Paper | COE Forum

    In "Multi-Track Cybersecurity Pathways" and "Second Careers in Aging Services," explore how institutions have created degrees and certificates that appeal equally to employers and students, with an emphasis on stackable, interdisciplinary programs to fill the rising demand for two professional fields.