Weibo is the biggest social network in China, and many universities are already using it to communicate with Chinese audiences. Matt Baron is Digital Marketing Executive at City University London with responsibility for international marketing. In …Read More →
Posts in the Category: University
This week we saw George Osborne deliver the first budget of this parliament – the first budget by a Conservative majority government for nearly two decades.
Alongside the news about a “national living wage” and the …Read More →
It’s August 13th, 2015. Results day is here. Thousands of young people around the country will be frantically signing in to UCAS to see if their ‘conditional’ offer has been changed to ‘accepted’. For …Read More →
There is no question that digital has transformed the way we communicate and market ourselves as businesses. This has affected how we put on events for our audiences. Physical presence at events is no longer …Read More →
One of the big trends for universities this summer is providing physical spaces for students to reduce their exam stress. There are some more traditional efforts, such as mediation classes and exam advice, but we’ve also …Read More →
What does LinkedIn’s $1.5 billion acquisition of Lynda.com mean for universities and higher education content strategy?
Yesterday the professional social network giant LinkedIn announced that they intended to purchase the premium online learning platform Lynda.com for $1.5 billion. While our focus at Pickle Jar is helping the education sector with …Read More →
I love April Fools’ Day. You know that already thanks to my blog post last week. I know we’re all supposed to be cynical about it and heap scorn on the poor companies who …Read More →
On April 1, 2014, the University of Rochester homepage was brickrolled with a Rush Rhees Library made of LEGO bricks and LEGO students showing off diverse interests in everything from dance chemistry to ice fishing to Quidditch.Read More →
When you have presence on numerous social platforms, it can be frustrating when one isn’t getting as much attention as the others.
Do you want the audience on your most popular social media platform to see …Read More →
It’s been a busy month for Pickle Jar. Are you sitting comfortably? Then we’ll begin…Read More →