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Best practices for texting in advancement

The same communications platform that has proven successful for recruiting and retaining students can be utilized beyond graduation. More institutions are using texting to reach alumni and increase ...
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Social media in higher ed

Chris D’Orso, Associate Director of Admissions at SUNY Brockport, discusses social media in higher education, with tips on managing various school social platforms, interacting with students, and ...
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Managing texting preferences

Mongoose’s Dave Marshall and Andrew Veatch discuss the best practices for higher ed institutions to manage texting preferences in an enterprise environment. Topics covered include how to handle ...
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Best practices for texting students

If there’s one thing to take away from this blog, it’s this: Before you hit send, ask yourself, “Is this valuable information for students?” While texting is a powerful way to engage prospective and ...
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Admissions texting templates to make your life easier

Save time and improve response rates with these convenient templates. We’ve talked in the past about how important texting templates can be for your school’s communications strategy. Like any other ...
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Texting in advancement: Best practices and new opportunities

In this free, 45-minute webinar, learn how advancement professionals from UNC Charlotte and Coe College are leveraging texting to enhance and improve alumni engagement and fundraising.
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Five novel uses of texting to engage students

You already know that text messaging is the preferred method of communication for today’s students. Maybe you’ve even implemented texting on your campus (in that case – kudos to you!). There’s no ...
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[Case Study] Texting at Carroll University improves student outcomes

It’s no secret that text messaging is the preferred method of communication for today’s students over email, direct mail or phone calls; in a recent report1, nearly 80% of prospective students said ...
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When (and when not) to use automated text messages

If your school is utilizing a text messaging platform to communicate with students, you’re already basking in the glory of the convenience and manageability. But there’s still plenty on your plate ...
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ELEVATE recap: Experts discuss texting with students

It’s always interesting to see what leading institutions are doing to leverage students' medium of choice - texting .
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