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Jan 19

Outcomes from the Victoria University Block Model l Case Study

Author:Ash Natesh

In 2018, Victoria University introduced an Australian-first of its kind innovative block study teaching model.Offered to first-year undergraduate students, the block model of study is described as one of the biggest student-centred, staff-led and community-integrated transformation programs undertaken in higher education in Australia. It aims to reduce the stress of university study by completing subjects … Continue reading Outcomes from the Victoria University Block Model l Case Study

30
Jan 19

Key insights into enhancing student experience in universities

Author:Ash Natesh

It is difficult to find a university in Australia or internationally that does not promise a unique and rewarding student experience. Yet there is growing evidence that many universities are not delivering on this intent, and the pressure to improve the student experience is steadily increasing. In addition to competition from universities and other providers, … Continue reading Key insights into enhancing student experience in universities

23
Jan 19

The evolution of customer experience from consistency to purpose

Author:Strativity

This article was written by Strativity. All credit goes to Strativity. The search to determine what customers want and ways to deliver it in a profitable way is a top agenda item for organizations globally. Excelling in the customer experience is a strategic differentiator that delivers customer loyalty and advocacy. With the rise of social … Continue reading The evolution of customer experience from consistency to purpose

23
Jan 19

Business Change: From Disruptor to Differentiator

This article was written by the Harvard Business Review and sponsored by Strativity. All credit goes to Harvard Business Review and Strativity. Change Endurance Is the New Competitive Advantage Change is no longer the exception to the rule. It is the new rule. You can’t expect to be a high-impact leader in your organization if … Continue reading Business Change: From Disruptor to Differentiator

23
Jan 19

Making Customer-Centric Strategies Take Hold

This article was written by the Harvard Business Review and sponsored by Strativity. All credit goes to Harvard Business Review and Strativity. Five Strategies for Successful Customer-Centric Execution The race to stay relevant to customers in this fast-changing business environment is becoming even more intense. Customer centricity is on every organization’s top strategic agenda. Yet, … Continue reading Making Customer-Centric Strategies Take Hold

22
Jan 19

Your virtual school learning space design tour

With dramatic changes over the last two decades to modern schooling, 21st century learning environments must now reflect the needs of modern students. The Connecting Innovative Learning Spaces & Pedagogy conference will host some of the most forward schools in the country with 21st century learning spaces to foster better learning outcomes.  We thought we’d … Continue reading Your virtual school learning space design tour

21
Jan 19

Insights into the university funding cuts: How to stay ahead of the competition

Author:Ash Natesh

Just before Christmas, the Coalition announced a freeze on funding for the Commonwealth grants scheme, which covers the cost of higher education. That will force universities to find “band-aid” solutions to cover their costs this year. An estimated 10,000 university spaces will go unfunded this year because of the recent federal government budget cuts. (Universities … Continue reading Insights into the university funding cuts: How to stay ahead of the competition

11
Jan 19

Australian Catholic University l 2020 Strategic Plan

Author:Ash Natesh

Universities are facing growing pressures to be spending money effectively and to be delivering good outcomes. Following the government’s recent $2.2 billion cuts in university funding, signalling the end of a demand-driven system, now more than ever, universities are having to reduce inefficiency, maximise revenue and drive agile improvement in the face of change. The … Continue reading Australian Catholic University l 2020 Strategic Plan