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Engagement 101: Social Media Recap

The team at Tassl recently partnered up with social media expert, Liz Stahl, as part of our Engagement 101 series, to help lead discussions and talk about trends that impact the alumni relations space. Our team has had a ton of fun planning these sessions and talking to industry professionals about gaps in professional development that we can help fill. While we know a lot of our topics are also covered at conferences around the US, for institutions who have...

Key Trends from 2017 in Alumni Relations

An exciting 2018 is up ahead and as departments start gearing up for new strategic planning for the 2018-2019 year, I thought I'd share some of the key trends we saw last year through conversations, industry conferences and research. Here are my thoughts....

Total Eclipse of Engagement

MIT has always been known for innovation - and things are no different in their Alumni Relations Department. With some bright minds, teamwork and, of course, data - the alumni team is thinking outside of the box when it comes to staying connected to alumni across the country - or in this scenario - “inside the shadows.” One of the most creative uses of data-driven strategy and programming aligned recently with one big astronomical event- the Solar Eclipse. While everyone...

If you missed our Engagement 101 Workshop

A great beginning for our workshop series. Team Tassl recently hosted an Engagement 101 Digital Workshop over the lunch hour and we couldn’t be more excited about the level of interest from the Alumni Relations industry. With over 60 RSVPs for this event, we were excited to be sharing our introductory “virtual workshop” to help share our learnings here at Tassl and open dialogue among other professionals in alumni relations on these topics. During our registration process, we asked...

Driving Engagement into the 21st Century with our Latest Two Hires...

From the Tassl Pressroom: Tassl is pleased to announce the addition of 2 Engagement Specialists to our growing team. As a founder, I couldn’t be more excited about the opportunity to bring in house some of the great minds we’ve discovered across the industry to help further the initiatives and opportunities we see with highered engagement. While the initial intention was to write this more like a press release, I couldn’t help but add a more personal...