• Northeastern University Networking

Inside Northeastern’s Circuit Approach to Industry Networking

In August of 2015, Northeastern University launched its Circuits program to connect students, parents and over 240,000 alumni who share similar interests in specific industries through programming focused on networking and knowledge sharing. Stemming from Northeastern’s Lead Dog initiative -- a corporate partnership with organizations such as Liberty Mutual, State Street, EMC and Philips which [...]

  • ASU Mobile Giving for Alumni Donors

5 Mobile Giving Strategies to Draw Alumni Donors

After revealing that 84 percent of millennials made a charitable donation in 2014, the 2015 Millennial Impact Report proved that millennials are active donors despite assumptions that they may be unwilling or unable to make financial gifts early in their career. The same survey also revealed that the majority of those charitable donations were made [...]

October 18th, 2016|Categories: Advancement, Alumni Donation, Alumni Engagement|Tags: , , |
  • Cedar Crest College

Connecting Female Leaders at Cedar Crest College

The following post explores Cedar Crest College's decision to partner with CampusTap and implement the company's alumni mentoring and career networking platform. Cedar Crest College has a unique student population made up of traditional undergraduate students, graduate students and adult learners. In addition, the Pennsylvania institution has an actively engaged alumnae community including recent graduates and [...]

  • GW Alumni Industry Groups

GW’s Strategy to Restructure Alumni Industry Groups

After not achieving the desired results from two industry alliances focused on fundraising and development, the George Washington University conducted an Alumni Attitude Survey. Upon analyzing the results, Joshua Hiscock, executive director of Alumni Benefits & Services, found alumni seek more career programming and more networking, and felt they couldn’t necessarily connect with GW through [...]

  • Career Fair

Career Fair Countdown: Preparation for Every Step

As the fall semester progresses, career centers are organizing career fairs so students can begin contemplating employment options and gain information on different companies. Career fairs are hosted so employers can have face-to-face conversations with students about potential jobs and internships, and often recruiters attend to scout out potential hires. This makes the career fair [...]

October 4th, 2016|Categories: Blogging, Career Development, Internships, Networking|Tags: , , |