Conferences Archive

13 Feb 2013

.eduSummit 2013 – An Amazing Opportunity

This story started over four years ago in St. Petersburg, Florida where I met a group of amazing higher education marketing and web professionals at the Stamats Integrated Marketing for Higher Education.  One of them was Kyle
4 Apr 2012

A World Class Social Media Event in Your Backyard

Usually social media conferences with a stellar line-up that include Chris Brogan and Julien Smith are reserved for cities like New York or Las Vegas. On May 10th, Mount Royal University is hosting the 2nd annual Social
23 Jun 2011

Highlights from #MRUShift

Today I was privileged to attend the Social Media Shift forum at Mount Royal University.  It was great to see over 200 people that saw value in social media, so much so that they invest time and money to
14 Jun 2011

Social Media Overload? Make Sense Of It All On June 23 At #MRUShift

Social media, engagement, authenticity, real-time and sentiment.  These are all buzz words.  But how can social media really help your organization or business? There are blogs, wikis, videos, podcasts, forums, groups, case studies and more dedicated to
10 May 2011

Knowledge is Power BUT… you have to keep it up

The following is a guest blog post from Susan Roberts. Susan is an E-Recruiter and began working at Lethbridge College in September 2010.  She graduated in 2010 with a Bachelor of Arts in Geography and a Bachelor
21 Apr 2011

Social Media Unplugged 2011

From small businesses to mainstream media to large corporations, social media is impacting the way we do business and how we communicate. For many, social media is a new experience.  One that requires learning by trial and
28 Feb 2011

Case VIII Conference Wrap-Up

This past week I attended the Case VIII Conference in Vancouver.  District Case conferences are a great opportunity to put aside the competition in higher education and build relationships, share ideas and help each other out. This was