Advising Students Online: Crafting a Program for Your School
With the growth in online programs, it is critical for institutions to learn what tools and techniques are required for effectively advising students online. Session one of this webcast will showcase tips and techniques for advising students online as well as managing those appointments. In the second session, you will develop an action plan for establishing an online advising program, the...
Complex Systems and Social Simulations Summer School
Complex Systems and Social Simulations, CEU Summer University in Budapest
July 7 - 18, 2008
Web site: http:// www.sun.ceu.hu/complex-systems/
Application deadline for scholarship applications: 14 February, 2008
Application deadline for fee-paying applications: 30 May, 2008
Laszlo Gulyas, Collegium Budapest and AITIA Inc., Budapest, Hungary;
Digital Brand Building
Social media has transformed the nature of consumer and brand interaction, and the focus is very much on deeper engagement through owned, earned and shared media. Businesses have been putting a lot of emphasis on having a presence in the digital space, but a recent study suggests that more than half of the people do not want to engage with brands via social media. Every day brands are tested...
Building the Textual Data Warehouse
For years corporate decisions have been made on the basis of the data found in transaction based systems. Transaction oriented data fits well with standard database management systems because database management systems structure data in a repetitive manner, where each occurrence of data has the same structure as each other occurrence of data in a table. But there is another viable and...
Building an Independent Student Foundation
Student philanthropy initiatives can build a strong base of future givers, but participation in these programs may lag because many institutions fail to design programs that speak to their students' interests and talents. A comprehensive student foundation solves this issue by offering your students a chance to hone their marketable skills through responsibilities in investment management,...