Thoughts, ponderings, inspiration, resources, reactions, epiphanies — they’re all here and all for us boarding school folk.

Guide to Boarding School Software

Keeping the workings of your boarding school well-oiled and organized is essential in allowing your staff to focus on what’s important: your students and the school’s relationship to their parents. Sometimes keeping track of the more systematic side of running

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5 Things Not to Do in an Interview

It happened. A school you were referred to by your CS&A Placement Associate reached out and wants to schedule an interview with you. Right now, you’re probably: excitedenergizednervousanxiousoptimisticpessimisticrelievedand happy all at once. We see you. Interviews, and especially first interviews,

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4 Ways to Attract New Students with Social Media

One marketing challenge independent schools face is how to attract new students and families to their school. Communities often can have more than one independent school for families to consider and schools are now utilizing social media more and more

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On the Violence at the U.S. Capitol

Out of a mountain of despair, a stone of hope. Martin Luther King Jr   None of us is immune. Not from the virus, which rages on, reducing to ash thousands of lives each day. Not from the blindness to

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Are your fundraising priorities still relevant?

There is no shortage of questions about how to proceed with fundraising in a climate that is unlike anything we have previously experienced, given the simultaneous public health, economic, political, racial inequality and civil unrest crises.  In numerous webinars and

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Keeping It Simple: Leading in a Time of Crisis

Cutting through the glut of COVID-19 advice to the essentials of good leadership. In a crisis, especially one so unprecedented as COVID-19, many people, particularly those of us in the helping professions, want to help. Since 9/11, nearly 200 mass

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How to be Your Best on Video Chat

Well, here we are in the midst of COVID-19 chaos, catapulted into what seems like a digital-only world. You might be reminded of Harry Potter, The Jetsons, or The Twilight Zone… as you repeatedly broadcast a video image of yourself

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