We have developed a custom application that revolves around a very easy-to-use web form that's used by our staff to submit postings that can consist of announcements and/or events. This information is used to generate a bi-weekly…"
"I have been looking at this recently for a personal project myself. I have been considering rolling my own, but I just did a freshmeat search and it looks like there are potentially tons of apps out there pre-built. I searched for 'email…"
"I'm in the same boat right now. Trying to design several internal only HTML email newsletters. We're using Campaign Monitor for several external newsletters, which is a life saver, but no one wants to pay to use a system to send internal…"
To be clear from the outset, my question is about distributing internally-targeted html newsletters, not newsletters for external audiences.What push-type channels are folks using to communicate regularly with faculty, students and staff? We have a weekly newsletter that we currently send out through a slightly Rube Goldbergian process that involves Dreameaver, Word and Outlook/Exchange. But we already know that this process will stop working once certain software upgrades take place in the…See More
"Hi Kimbel -- Does you manual process include a checklist and workflow documentation?
If not, it sounds to me like checklists and schedulers are your best next steps. You can structure and document what you do now, and then look at it to see if there…"
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"wow thats amazing article .
your stuff never fails to amaze me
honestly . great work as always :D
something i would like to add in is that
the entries each year are rapidly increasing .
but i think thats cause they take the…"
Stony Brook University web team is looking for some help coding a new design. HTML5, CSS3, JQuery, Responsive Design expertise needed. If you are interested in bidding on this project, I am happy to share more details. Work would need to begin early summer. ..LynnSee More
First of all, apologies for taking so long to respond! Secondly, I am not your web developer for such an issue, but if you can find someone to pick their brain and use as a sounding board, it may be all you need. In the past, when I…"
I know you've been tasked with finding a software solution, though I'm wondering if you may need an interim step first: Does your institution have checklists covering all of the steps needed in on-boarding, relocating, and…"
I've been tasked with finding a software tool that helps manage the onboarding and exit process of new and departing faculty. Ultimately i would like this software to management faculty office interms of when resources can be removed from a particular office and when a new faculty member can be moved in with the necessary resources. This tool should have notifications and alerts so there are no conflicts with someone being removed from a office and someone being placed in a office. Does anyone…See More
"In our case the impact of our current proprietary chat tool seems to be minimal, as it is little-used. It requires log-in with contact details and is slow to load. I don't have any metrics on its impact to back up my perception though.