50 Financial Aid Office Hacks

50 Financial Aid Office Hacks

  • May 15, 2015

Even if your financial aid office is running smoothly, there is always room for improvement - productivity could increase, students could receive better service, you could reach more students who need financial aid, etc. We know the best financial aid…

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Financial Aid Directors Can Prevent Data Security Breaches

Financial Aid Directors Can Prevent Data Security Breaches

  • March 3, 2015

The Data Fraud Problem Today Cybersecurity breaches are on the rise everywhere; no organization, whether educational or corporate, can be lax in taking precautionary measures. Education leads the industries in data breach numbers (second only to medical institutions), and 77% of breaches occur in post-secondary…

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4 Ways To Keep Your Financial Aid Counselors Happy

4 Ways to Keep Your Financial Aid Counselors Happy

  • February 16, 2015

A smooth, effective financial aid office is essential for every college and university--the FA folks generate the funds that make college possible for many students and keep the school in business, after all. It's crucial, then, for directors to keep financial aid counselors happy…

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Ed Tech Companies To Watch

Ed Tech Companies to Watch

  • January 30, 2015

[Tweet "Here are 1+ billion reasons to keep a close eye on the ed tech industry."] There are more than 1 billion reasons to keep a close eye on the ed tech industry. Don't believe me? Silicon Valley investors backed…

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Make Your Director Look Like A Hero

Make Your Director Look Like a Hero

  • January 21, 2015

Many people assume that if they hand accolades to their boss or perform their jobs efficiently behind the scenes, they’re somehow stripping themselves of their rightful rewards, but this is a shortsighted approach. Making your financial aid director look good…

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Increase Enrollment: How To Make It Rain Students

Increase Enrollment: How to Make it Rain Students

  • January 19, 2015

Today’s generation of college-aged students are the most accessible group to date with social media, text messaging and email. And yet, they might be the hardest to actually get through to. That’s the difficult playing field that exists when it comes…

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