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The Measuring Success Summer Value Proposition Tune Up

Marketing Communications // June 5, 2022

Here’s How to Position Your School for Growth and Increased Vitality By Dr. Harry Bloom, Senior Vice President, Client Solutions, Measuring Success The school year is drawing to a close. This is a time for rest, relaxation, and reflection—but also an ideal time to take stock of what went well ...

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A Note From ISM on the Robb Elementary School Shooting

School Leadership // May 27, 2022

Our team has spent the past few days reflecting and grieving for the latest victims of gun violence here in U.S. This time, 19 fourth graders and two teachers lost their lives when an 18-year-old entered a school and began shooting. It’s heartbreaking. It’s frustrating beyond measure. It’s senseless. It needs to stop. But we can’t become numb in the face of these tragedies.

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How to Hire and Retain BIPOC Employees

School Leadership // May 20, 2022

Not all private schools are on the same page with the diversity issues. Some schools have just begun the conversation about justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion (JEDI) initiatives, while others are implementing significant shifts in both policy and practice.

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Hiring? Here’s Why Applications Yield More Mission-Driven Employees

School Leadership // May 6, 2022

For school leaders engaged in the hiring process, the question of how to narrow the candidate field is a crucial one. With the flood of resumes that typically answer calls for faculty and staff, knowing how to effectively screen applicants and bring in qualified, mission-driven employees is a must. Moving from resumes to application-based hiring is one way to adjust the system and create an alternative hiring practice that maintains integrity.

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Use Your Website to Boost Inquiries Now

Marketing Communications // May 6, 2022

Congratulations—you made it through the busiest part of the admission cycle! Acceptances (and denials) have been delivered; the phone calls from prospective parents have slowed (hopefully); the sun is shining brighter and summer is just around the corner. It’s officially spring and you can take a breather—right?

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