As higher ed marketers who work with a number of institutions, we recognize how difficult this time is for all of you in-house at a college or university. It’s frustrating. It’s time-consuming. There are so many decisions to make. So many what-ifs, and lots of limited resources. We’re watching the news and reading both the […]
With the increasing spread of the Coronavirus nationwide, colleges and universities are balancing the demands of a competitive admissions landscape and yield season with the safety and well-being of their prospective students and families and that of their own campus community. That leaves institutions with a very big question… Do we cancel our spring events? […]
Personas are the foundation of all great higher education marketing plans because they epitomize your potential students and help guide how you talk to them. When you can put a name and story to a specific audience like, say, military students, you can better predict their wants, needs, and educational journeys—and when your messaging is that tailored, they’ll appreciate what you have to say. To start developing the perfect personas for your institution’s marketing strategy, consider these tips.
Get up to speed on all things content marketing, no matter how much or how little you already know. We’ve handpicked ten great articles that will tell you more about what content marketing is, and how it can bring you the results you want.
You may have heard that CCA returned to HubSpot’s annual marketing conference, INBOUND, at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center this year. With more than 14,000 marketing pros in attendance, it’s safe to say that it’s a conference like none other (especially for first-time INBOUNDers like myself). If you didn’t make it to this year’s event, or just want to jog your memory, here are five things I think are worth repeating.