Webinar 1: Attracting and Retaining the Best Students
Date:
Wednesday 31 October
Time: 3pm (GMT)
Technical Info: Audio will be over VOIP

All too often business schools have thrived on reputation, rankings, alumni, employability, links to business, research, and prestige. No longer can they rely on this to succeed. Students are increasingly more demanding. They want to connect with working professionals where they are, and when and how they want to learn. The way they expect to receive information is changing. With the advent of Web 2.0 and mobile devices, hear how online collaboration can be at the forefront of how students are recruited, retained and channeled through the student lifecycle. See how you can come out on top - in the face of intense competition from home and abroad.

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Webinar 2: Building Local and Global Partnerships  
Date:
Wednesday 7 November
Time: 3pm (GMT)
Technical Info: Audio will be over VOIP

Collaborative work practices make good business sense – helping to support partnership development with local business, employers and other business schools as well as meeting the challenges associated with multi-site campuses and remote locations.

Join this webinar to find out how entrepreneurial approaches to partnership engagements can readily bring campus-based and remote students together with different facets of industry, showcasing how online collaboration can underpin the delivery.



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Webinar 3: The Agile Business School
Date:
Wednesday 28 November
Time: 3pm (GMT)
Technical Info: Audio will be over VOIP

Discover how business schools of all shapes, sizes, and missions can find ways to reduce costs and deliver operational efficiency savings. And in several cases, earn additional revenue by introducing new programmes to extend their offering to a diverse array of learners who study part, full time and require flexibility.

And, with such a focus on meeting the demands of time-strapped business school students, find out how collaborative working practices can provide education anytime, anywhere, and any place, as well as increasing your  business school's reputation for innovation.

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Who Should Attend:
Associate Deans/Directors, Deputy Dean, Heads of Departments/Schools, Faculty of Business and Management, Senior Managers, Programme Managers, Directors of Teaching and Learning, Academic Managers.

Please forward this registration page to any of your colleagues that would be interested to join.


What Do You Need to Participate?

You'll need a computer with a browser and an Internet connection. Voice-Over IP will broadcast over your computer if you have audio. Joining instructions will be provided once you register. To register for the webinar series, please complete the form on the right.

Please note that the webinar series will be in English. If you would find these sessions useful to be in your local language, please email us.

If you have any questions, please contact us at AskUs@blackboard.com
October 31st – November 28th 2012
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