Topic: Leadership

What are we not doing well – reflections on the higher ed community

I have been thinking about lots of things strategy-wise recently, things that I need to work on and decided to open it up to the bigger community. I do have a future post in the works about what we are … Continue reading

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How a timid marketer can become comfortable with web

I have worked many a time with people who are competent and confident marketers who are intimidated by the web. When I encounter someone who is having this experience I always talk to them about their marketing goals, what they … Continue reading

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Build YOUR institutions “right” web team

You now have your ducks in a row and are getting the resources you have desired. How do your build the right team? Get your mission and campus needs and it is easy. In order to provide web leadership for … Continue reading

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Moving from an army of one to a team of many

It a hard transition to go from doing it all to breaking up responsibilities and relying on others to do things at the caliber you expect but it is necessary to be a successful leader or team member. Thinking back about my transition over the last … Continue reading

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Charging for web services in higher ed – rev gen

Lots of people ask what its like to run a pay to play or revenue generating shop. I tell them it is a double-edged sword. We do charge here, we charge per project. We will work with pretty much anyone … Continue reading

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Change agent manifesto: how to build web culture on campus

We have made great strides in the web community here on campus. I decided to write a proposal to speak at the HighEdWeb conference on the topic so I have been reflecting on how the community has grown and how we can continue to grow the FIU web community. Proposal Here is the proposal I [...] Continue reading

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Working with Web Comm

We aim to get each project off to a great start. Here’s an idea of what to expect when working with us: First things first, we hold a pre-design meeting where we talk about your ideas and goals for the project. We just sit back and listen. No estimates or timelines come from this meeting, [...] Continue reading

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