“You navigate; let us take the wheel”

Posted on Tuesday, November 30th, 2010 by Debbie Schallock under Conclusions, Integrated Marketing, Research, Training & Adoption. Tags: , ,

When the IMSC Committee was asked to devise a roster of faculty, staff and students responsible for producing marketing materials on behalf of a unit or the university, the list topped a hundred names. With so many people working to communicate about all things UNCG, we knew there would be a lot to learn from […]

Exploring the Brandscape, part 6: Discoveries from the message audit – In the open door of integrated marketing, consistency is key

Posted on Wednesday, April 14th, 2010 by Debbie Schallock under Conclusions, Integrated Marketing, Messaging, Research. Tags: , , , ,

When we align our marketing and communication across all of the units, audiences will better understand the kind of university UNCG is and what they (students, faculty, staff, donors, alumni, friends and community partners) have to gain by being connected to us. But communicating with consistency is the key that unlocks the door to success, […]

Exploring the Brandscape, Part 5: Discoveries from the research audit – what we learned in “Driver’s Education”

Posted on Friday, March 5th, 2010 by Debbie Schallock under Conclusions, Integrated Marketing, Research. Tags: , , , , ,

A recent audit conducted by the Research Subcommittee resulted in the opportunity to gain a great deal of valuable information regarding what drives students, faculty and staff to be a part of UNCG.

Exploring the Brandscape, Part 4: Discoveries from the competitive audit – Standing out in a sea of sameness

Posted on Tuesday, February 9th, 2010 by Debbie Schallock under Competition, Conclusions, Integrated Marketing, Research. Tags: , , ,

When a subcommittee of the IMSC examined 10 schools who are either peers or competitors as part of our audit efforts, we didn’t look at their student recruiting messages with only marketing in mind. We actually posed as parents of potential students to view all of these messages through prospects’ eyes. And we discovered a […]