Tag: education

Deadpool Syndrome

Every once and awhile there is a unique concept that breaks the mold. Everyone loves it and it gains notoriety and success. Those in the business tend to want to copy the concept and ride the coattails for hopes of similar success. Shiny object syndrome strikes again! Deadpool provides a necessary reminder that not all shiny should be chased.

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CCCS: $3.01 Billion Worth of Economic Impact

A study revealed last week by Colorado Community College System (CCCS) President Dr. Nancy McCallin showed the total economic impact of the 13 colleges in the system to be an amazing $3.01 billion. This impact suggests to current college and high school students that higher education is, in fact, worth the cost.

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What Makes Your Campus Important?

Higher education has had it rough lately. The scrutiny the current higher education model has been under the last few years has been intense. While there are a multitude of places you could say it started, I think Seth Godin’s post ‘The Coming Meltdown In Higher Education’ (Chronicle version here)

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What’s Up With Kno Lately?

What’s going on with Kno these days? I would have put a “the” in front of it, but because the company has abandoned their textbook, two-screen tablet design, it’s no longer necessary. And that’s definitely major news. Rather than a focus on building a hardware device, previously-hyped and well-funded (see previous link) Kno has refocused … Continue reading What’s Up With Kno Lately?

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Welcome to the Brand Manager’s Notebook’s New Home

Welcome to the new home of EMG’s Brand Manager’s Notebook. Take a look around, put your feet up, and take part in some branding talk. Let’s chat about branding, higher ed, marketing, ideas good and bad, social media, websites, and everything in between. If you are coming over from the old site, we have also … Continue reading Welcome to the Brand Manager’s Notebook’s New Home

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