Category Archives: Education

badge watertower

Prepare Now for an Uncertain Fall

Uncertainty is the name of the game right now for admissions and marketing professionals at private and independent schools across the country.  While many are still trying to finalize enrollment for the upcoming year, they are, at the same time, working through several scenarios for the fall recruitment cycle. If you’re trying to develop a

Read More

New Ways of Doing School are a Necessity

Independent School leaders are taking a hard look at their curriculum and education offerings and asking themselves if they are doing everything they can to prepare students for a future workforce that will look very different than it does today. One of the biggest takeaways from the 2019 Independent Schools of the Central States’ (ISACS)

Read More

New Way of Doing School

We are excited to head to Louisville this week for the Independent Schools Association of the Central States, annual conference. As first-time silver sponsors, we are looking forward to connecting with school leaders from across the Midwest to discuss the unique marketing challenges their schools face. Change is never an easy word, but independent schools

Read More

Making the Leap to a Digital Strategy

This month, several of the schools with which we work are kicking off their digital recruiting campaigns – one of those schools is Omaha’s Gross Catholic High School. We asked Nicole Evans, the director of advancement at Gross Catholic, to explain why they made the leap to a mostly digital strategy and the lessons she

Read More

Social Media Adds to Snow Day Drama

Remember the days when you woke up early, turned on the television and waited patiently for the name of your school to show up in the list of school closings scrolling across the bottom of the screen? Those days are long gone. Instead of turning on the TV, today’s students, parents and teachers turn to

Read More

A Brand New Focus

In January, our team accepted the Paper Anvil Award from the Public Relations Society of America’s (PRSA) Nebraska Chapter for a branding campaign we developed to assist Omaha’s Gross Catholic High School, in advance of its 50th Anniversary. School officials challenged us to create a brand that was authentically reflective of the school’s mission, vision and

Read More