A hand-picked (lovingly) collection of news, reports, and essays of interest to leaders in higher education by Keith Hampson, PhD.
Unbundling is ‘Separating Gold from Gravel’
Georgetown U’s Carnevale on labour and higher ed shares insights on future of intertwined industries.
An Introduction to Design Thinking: Process Guide
From Stanford’s d.school.
How to Conduct Strategic Planning
A high-quality description of the strategic planning process – well-suited to higher education. From the World Economic Forum.
What Makes a College President?
Experts weigh in on critical higher ed leadership traits needed for surely one of the world’s least desirable jobs (IMO). From EducationDive.
The Impact of Ambiguous “Student Outcomes” on Technology. By James Wiley, Eduventures.
The Academic Job Market Is Tottering, But Nobody’s Telling Graduate Students
A reminder of the dismal prospects for graduate students hoping to land a full-time gig – from the Pope Center – one of the few conservative-leaning (US-style) voices in higher education.
Universities Are Churning Out the Next Generation of Higher Ed Bureaucrats
Learnings from colleges that have gone through mergers and transformation from the good people at JISC.