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Challenges to the Business Model

Jane Wellman discusses whether the higher education business model is broken and, if so, how it can be changed. Issues include seeking new sources of revenue, cross subsidizing programs, and rising costs, among others.

Top Strategic Issues in Higher Education

Over the past several years, AGB has urged boards to focus on work that is consequential. By that, we mean work that concentrates on strategy rather than management and on long-range issues instead...

Complimentary Webinar: Business Model Transformation for Colleges and Universities

This webinar will explore how colleges and universities and transform their business model to achieve sustainable growth. Growing and diversifying revenue is critical to the short and long-term fiscal sustainability and healthy functioning of any higher education institution, but it is often more difficult to grow revenues than it is to reduce expenses. Many institutions must grapple with matching revenues to expenditures, while coping with lower net revenue per student, rising labor costs, evolving consumer behaviors, and shifting student demographics.

The webinar will be held with GoToWebinar. 

System Requirements: 
PC-based attendees 
Required: Windows® 7, Vista, XP or 2003 Server 

Macintosh®-based attendees 
Required: Mac OS® X 10.4.11 (Tiger®) or newer 

All AGB webinars are recorded. A copy of the recording will be provided to all registered participants 24-48 hours after the live webinar. 

 

Complimentary Webinar: Public-Private Partnerships (P3s) for Campus Investments

2:00-3:00pm ET

This webinar will explore the benefits and strategies to implement a successful P3 development project for on-campus student housing and other auxiliary infrastructure needs using external developer funds. It will discuss how higher education institutions can partner with private developers to design, build, and manage infrastructure on campuses, including residence halls or campus-based hotels. 

During this webinar, you will have the opportunity to learn some of the issues and the best strategies to develop a P3 strategy for your campus. 

System Requirements: 


PC-based attendees 
Required: Windows® 7, Vista, XP or 2003 Server 

Macintosh®-based attendees 
Required: Mac OS® X 10.4.11 (Tiger®) or newer 

All AGB webinars are recorded. A copy of the recording will be provided to all registered participants 24-48 hours after the live webinar. 

 

Webinar: Top of Pyramid Initiatives—Transformational Fundraising

2:00-3:00pm ET

Please contact the Registrar at registrar@agb.org or 202-776-0840 should you require assistance with your registration.


System Requirements: 

PC-based attendees 

Required: Windows® 7, Vista, XP or 2003 Server 

Macintosh®-based attendees 

Required: Mac OS® X 10.4.11 (Tiger®) or newer 

 

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Webinar: Business Model Transformation for Organizational Change

2:00-3:00pm ET

Please contact the Registrar at registrar@agb.org or 202-776-0840 should you require assistance with your registration.

 

System Requirements: 

PC-based attendees 

Required: Windows® 7, Vista, XP or 2003 Server 

Macintosh®-based attendees 

Required: Mac OS® X 10.4.11 (Tiger®) or newer 

$0
$99

Leadership and the Urgency of Now

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AGB Offers Guidance on External Influences

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State Policy Trends Have Implications for Higher Education

Each year, state legislatures consider policy proposals with implications for higher education across both public and private institutions. This year, 46 states have convened (or will convene) for...

Complimentary Webinar: What Board Members Need to Know About Cybersecurity

2:00-3:00pm ET

Institutions of higher education manage a high volume and variety of personal information, including education records, financial aid and account information, payment data, health information, and government data. As a result of the breadth and nature of business operations at higher education institutions, as well as the number of faculty, staff, students, and alumni located in many states and countries, institutions are subject to a variety of legal and regulatory compliance requirements for data protection.

All AGB webinars are recorded. A copy of the recording will be provided to all registered participants 24-48 hours after the live webinar.

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