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School Profile: International School of the Peninsula (CA)
The Yield talked with ISTP's Maile Uohara about the composition of her office and the challenges and rewards of her job.
Taking the Leap from Admission to the Head’s Office
With deep knowledge of a school, directors of enrollment and admission possess the skills and dedication to perform the tasks of headship with assurance.
Growth by Design
What is design thinking? Simply put, it’s adopting the mindset of a designer to solve challenges that we don’t typically think of as “design.”
An Interview with Laurie G. Hurd
The Yield sat down with Laurie G. Hurd, executive director of the Independent Schools Association of Northern New England (ISANNE), to explore ways her association is watching the market and…
They Said What?! Parents Get Real About Admission
Whether your school employs a process for collecting feedback from families who do and don’t accept an offer of admission, can you be certain you’re receiving honest responses? We decided…
School Profile: The York School
The York School's Praveen Muruganandan talks issues, challenges, metrics, and what he learned when he shifted from graduate school to independent school admission.
What's the True Cost of Attending Your School?
In 2013, we led a project on the true cost of attendance in order to gain an understanding of whether our school was accessible and affordable for all families, particularly…
Straight-Arrow Focus: Business and Admission Offices Partnering to Make Strategic Enrollment Decisions
A partnership between the business and admission offices led to a data-supported process that allowed more deliberate decisions about admission and financial aid.
An Interview with Sheila Miklos
TABS/NABI's Sheila Miklos talks all things NABI and provides some helpful insights to schools on the best places to focus their marketing energies.
Being Intentional About Retention: 3 Steps to Combat Attrition
While is it clearly more cost effective to keep students who are already enrolled, over time, creeping attrition rates can also lead to decreased selectivity and a negative cumulative impact…
The Business of Enrollment
School Profile: North Broward Preparatory School
Building Influence and Leadership with Your School's Business Officer
3x3: Collaboration is the New Black
What You Need to Know about The Mastery Transcript Consortium
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Building an Admission Office for the 21st Century
In today’s competitive landscape, the most successful offices will be comprised of individuals whose professional profiles include specific and unique
If You Want People to Follow the Leader, Create Shared Vision
When people experience shared vision, they will follow the leader.
Be a part of the change
Be part of the discussion and help redefine independent education so we can continue to enroll kids who will be
Leaning In To Leadership
Take that next step in your leadership development.
Nothing can “fix” the immediate disappointment many of our applicant families will feel, but I believe we can and should
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