Shift: A Strategy “Geared” to Solidify School Finances

Shift: A Strategy “Geared” to Solidify School Finances

The eBook is now available at http://www.lulu.com/shop/mike-ziemski-med/shift-a-strategy-geared-to-solidify-school-finances/ebook/product-21320559.html.  You can download it and open the file with your Nook, Kindle, Computer, iBooks, or other reader.   Even though times have changed, parents have changed, technology has changed, educational environments have changed, lesson plans have changed, and even students’ brains have changed, there are still schools who are intent on […]

Marketing: A 12-Step Plan to Increase Inquiries to Your School

Marketing: A 12-Step Plan to Increase Inquiries to Your School

Most schools believe that their marketing strategies and techniques should be measured by how well enrollment increases at the school. Unfortunately, that’s precisely why many faith-based and private schools still see declining enrollment. Effective marketing increases inquiries to a school; effective enrollment practices increase enrollment.  Since Marketing is Education, I’ll bet you have some folks […]

Retention: A Systems Approach to Growing Enrollment

Retention: A Systems Approach to Growing Enrollment

Today, faith-based and private schools need to do three things to succeed financially: 1) Fill every desk, 2) Seek outside sources for funds, and 3) Use a 21st century revenue strategy But 1) and 2) are long-term solutions, so schools have found that marketing will help them to achieve those goals.  But marketing is not […]

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In the spirit of “Next Practices” when it comes to Web design (responsive, white space, pictures, icons as links and larger fonts with no serifs), the SchoolAdvancement Web site will continue to evolve.  This format makes sharing content easier so that you can engage your colleages in education, too.  WordPress has come a long way, and their latest enhancement makes […]

Why a Tetrahedron?

Why a Tetrahedron?

A tetrahedron is a commonly called a three-sided pyramid, even though it has four sides.  Each side is an equilateral triangle.  One side is not more important than another.  Change the dimension of one of the triangles, and the whole object must adjust to accommodate the change and to maintain its shape.  Three of the […]