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Welcome to your new adventure. You may have been invited into this presidency as a change agent or a strategic visionary. Either way, get ready to liberate new growth for your college by focusing on the 3 R’s of prosperity: … Continue reading

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This post was inspired by my reading of Jim Langley of Langley Innovations’ books on fundraising. College presidents, vice presidents for advancement, and board members form the trifecta for envisioning, executing and consummating a successful capital or comprehensive campaign. College … Continue reading

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As a newly selected college president, you may view your pending move in traditional terms — relocating to a new city, occupying a new office or executive residence and joining a new campus culture. You’re also inheriting a .edu web … Continue reading

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Listed below are common strategies that change agent and strategic visionary college presidents are deploying to fortify and turnaround their institutions: 1. Play where others aren’t playing. Think Elon University. No Harvard envy there. Elon attracts students who learn by … Continue reading

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