Insights

  • November 26, 2019

    Supporting Diverse Learning Experiences – Anytime, Anywhere

    Advising Leaders

    Today's students learn differently than they used to. Colleges and universities need to adapt to new learning behaviors and styles to interest today's student. Here's how.

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  • November 15, 2019

    The Seven Roles of Research Commons

    Forecasting Trends

    In this post, we break down the seven types of research commons found at academic libraries today, and give our best advice for how to establish yours.

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  • November 6, 2019

    Why and How to Conduct Post-Occupancy Evaluations on Your Spaces

    Achieving Impact

    Many universities would benefit from a more data-driven approach to higher education building design. Learn how to implement a post-occupancy evaluation.

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  • October 21, 2019

    6 Strategies to Make Your Innovation Lab Successful

    Advising Leaders

    Advancing innovation and entrepreneurship are top priorities in higher education in 2019. Discover the 6 best practices of starting an innovation lab.

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  • October 9, 2019

    Is Your Org Chart Holding You Back? Here’s How to Bring It Into the 21st Century

    Advising Leaders

    Higher education is evolving but org charts haven't kept up. Follow these guiding principles of organizational design to ensure your institution adapts.

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  • September 30, 2019

    Four Key Factors to Ensure Your University Welcome Center Reflects Your Mission

    Designing Experiences

    Discover how higher education institutions can design their welcome center space to emotionally impact their prospective students and alumni.

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  • September 17, 2019

    Managing Workplace Noise with Mobility and Norms

    Designing Experiences

    Learn how to create policies and procedures relating to noise management in the workplace that allow both concentration and collaboration.

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  • September 10, 2019

    Three Academic Research Trends That Are Reshaping University Spaces, Technology, Support Services, and Staffing

    Forecasting Trends

    Academic research is evolving to meet the needs of society. Learn how your institution can adapt to the top 3 recent trends in research methodology.

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  • August 22, 2019

    Library Design: Rethinking the Library Service Desk

    Designing Experiences

    Library service desk design sets the tone for a higher ed library's values and philosophy. Learn the library design best practices for this service point.

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  • August 16, 2019

    Academic Workplace Innovation: How Universities Are Rethinking Spaces for Faculty and Staff

    Forecasting Trends

    Higher education institutions must adapt their spaces for modern work. Learn how to design compact offices, open workplaces, and unassigned workplaces.

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