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Get Back in Touch: Improving Your Mental Health

Private School News ● June 30, 2019

If you’re experiencing a tough time or dealing with secondary traumatic stressors, it can be difficult to appreciate life's good moments. Bettering your mental health can make happiness easier to accept and improve your overall health. After all, the key to a healthy body is a healthy mind. There are simple ways to get back in touch with yourself and improve your mental state.

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2019 Recommended Summer Reading for Private School Administrators

Private School News ● June 29, 2019

As we close out the final days of June, take a moment to congratulate yourself—you made it! Now as the summer months take hold, we have a few reading recommendations. Pick up these books to learn and grow so you’re ready to take on a fresh school year this fall.

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Designing a Formal, Full-Board Proposal

Board of Trustees ● June 27, 2019

When a Board committee or Trustee is on the agenda to present a proposal to the Board, expect him or her to come thoroughly prepared. The following template helps in organizing a proposal presentation. Send formal proposals electronically or by mail to all Trustees a week before the meeting, to allow review of the ideas.

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2019 Recommended Summer Reading for Academic Leaders

Academic Leadership ● June 25, 2019

The summer months are a perfect time for self reflection, level setting, and creating new goals. We have a few summer reading picks that are perfect for academic leaders. Read on for our 2019 recommendations for summer reads and resources.

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2019 Recommended Summer Reading for Advancement Professionals

Advancement ● June 15, 2019

Summer is here—which typically means a bit of a slower pace for enrollment management, fundraising, and marketing communications professionals as the hallways clear and families take vacations. It’s also a great time to pick up some summer reading. Here’s what our team recommends you grab for summer 2019.

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Guidelines for Maintaining Your Gift Documentation Records

Advancement ● June 12, 2019

Managing your school’s records, especially gift documentation, is extremely important. If you’re not sure how to properly store and manage your records, we’re sharing our advice for ensuring these vital documents are kept and organized properly.

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