Your Relationship With Data: It’s Complicated

In the Digital Age, data touches every dimension of an organization’s operations. Strategic decision-making, productivity, compliance, and marketing all rely upon high-quality data. And as big data, artificial intelligence, and data attribution become central to how organizations differentiate themselves in the marketplace, maintaining efficient control and accuracy is crucial — and sometimes complicated. If you’re…

Sustainable Site Redesign: Planning for Life After Launch

So your school is planning a long-overdue website redesign. But how do you balance ambitious goals with the realities of day-to-day site management, feature optimization, and maintenance? Recently, Stamats’ own Lin Larson explored this topic in a webcast hosted by our content management system (CMS) partner, OmniUpdate. With more than 20 years of higher education…

Six Tips to Strengthen Your Alumni Participation Rate

When a high school student sits down with her or his parents to consider where to attend college, many considerations are in play. Some students look at the academic features and ratings of an institution, some look at residential life, and others look at first-year student retention rates. While these considerations are important, I suspect that the institution’s alumni participation rate as donors is considered more by prospective students than many institutions believe.