To address student success in higher education, we must simply look at everyone. You may be wondering how I came to this conclusion? At one point in a prior life I was chairing a committee on identifying “at-risk” students to whom we needed to direct our student...read more
The first year of my career, I taught public school in a state that had just issued a requirement that students graduating must pass a proficiency test. This was the first time a “measurement” had become so important in my professional career. As time passed and the...read more
An ERP implementation can be a multi-year and multi-million dollar project involving executives, staff, faculty, trustees, and other stakeholders across the campus. If your institution is considering such a project, it is important to learn how best to prepare...read more
Student success has been a buzz word since I started working in higher education. The first time I understood what this truly meant was when I was a Dean (in the early 1990s). Quite accidentally, I learned a very critical question to ask of students: “Tell me why you...read more
In our last blog post 5 Ingredients for Project Success, we discussed how easy it is for a large-scale, institution-wide project to get off track. Even if the project is planned to the minute detail, there are still oftentimes roadblocks that occur after the project...read more
Even with sophisticated predictive analytics, we’re still 12th???? Imagine: You dash into the weekly President’s Council at your college or university and pronounce: “We are 12th amongst our peers in degree attainment!” Not sure what the reaction would be? At the Fall...read more
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