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Using influencers for student marketing: The why, the how and what to expect.

Posted by Jemma Legg on March 22, 2021

Since 2019, influencer marketing has skyrocketed and become an integral part of many people's decision-making process when making a purchase. Whether it's a new clothing line from your favourite brand, a holiday destination or a cultural/political movement that you want to support, there is an influencer out there to help guide you into making a purchase that feels right for you.

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Topics: Higher Education, Further Education, Student Recruitment, Marketing

3 myths about predictive analytics in Education: exposed

Posted by Tribal Group on March 15, 2021

Common misconceptions about predictive analytics in the education sector

Examples of predictive analytics are everywhere, and the education sector is no exception. The approach uses historical student data to create models that help forecast future problems or opportunities. Educational institutions are using existing student data to gain insights on current or future student performance.

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Topics: Higher Education, Further Education, Blog, Cloud Technology

Predictive analytics is transforming Higher and Further Education – here’s how

Posted by Lucy Judge on March 8, 2021

Predictive analytics is invisible, yet its benefits are highly tangible. The use of predictive analytics can bring a range of advantages to all educational settings; the ability to easily access and interpret results and attainment data is integral to any institution’s forward-planning. A holistic, systematic approach to using data will unquestionably drive improvements to standards across the whole institution.

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Topics: Higher Education, Further Education, Blog, Student experience

Predictive analytics in education: an introduction

Posted by Lucy Judge on February 25, 2021

What is predictive analytics?

Predictive analytics use data, machine learning and statistical algorithms to work out the likelihood of future outcomes, by analysing patterns in historical data.

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Topics: Higher Education, Further Education, Blog, Predictive analytics

Ofsted best practice in remote learning: key findings

Posted by Ella Higham on February 18, 2021

Due to the ongoing worldwide pandemic, there has been huge disruption across the education sector at all levels, the impact of which is still unknown as schools, colleges, and universities remain closed until further notice.

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Topics: Further Education, Blog

National Apprenticeship Week 2021 : Build the future

Posted by Ella Higham on February 11, 2021

In conversation with Tribal Apprentice, Chloe Simpson

 

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Topics: Further Education, Blog, Apprenticeship

How Tribal Engage can increase student engagement amidst the ongoing pandemic

Posted by Sarah Athow-Frost on January 11, 2021

How Tribal Engage can increase student engagement amidst the ongoing pandemic

 

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Topics: Further Education, Skills & Training, Student experience

How to become a digital leader in education

Posted by Jemma Legg on January 11, 2021

You and your team have most likely overhauled your digital and social media practices over the last few years, ensuring all your content is digital and your website mobile-first. You may have even thrown a Tik Tok dance into the mix for good measure. But all instiutions rely on digital channels to engage with students, so how can you ensure you're leading the digital charge?

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Topics: Higher Education, Further Education, Student experience

Cloud technology in education: why more institutions are moving to the cloud

Posted by Mike Cope on December 1, 2020

Mike Cope spent ten years as CIO at University College London (UCL) before joining Tribal as CTO in 2019. Having seen first-hand the pushback on cloud adoption rates in the education sector for the last decade, Mike discusses why he believes there has been a shift in mindset over the last 12 months. 

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Topics: Higher Education, Further Education, Blog, Cloud Technology

Does moving to the cloud save money? Here’s what university and college CIOs think…

Posted by Tribal Group on October 13, 2020

Migrating services to the cloud in higher education is happening at a faster rate than ever before. According to Tribal’s CTO, Mike Cope, this is primarily because the sector’s appetite for risk has changed as education institutions seek solutions that provide the most up to date capability, for the maximum number of use cases, whilst also providing enough flexibility to adapt to increasingly frequent business changes.

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Topics: Higher Education, Further Education, Blog, Cloud Technology