Eleanor Roosevelt said, “You must do the things you think you cannot do.” I heard this quote from a customer of mine while working as a General Manager for a retail store. We were casually talking about a product when she asked if I had a college degree.
Shalese Cordon is an Implementation Consultant at TargetX and works out of our Philadelphia, PA office. We sat down with Shalese this month to learn more about her higher ed experience before TargetX and what her role as an Implementation Consultant entails.
American college students are changing. Did you know that 37% of the undergraduate population is now made up of part-time students? These students are oftentimes older, balancing families and finances, and working while pursuing their education. And our required reading this week will help you understand them a little bit better.
So your flight is booked and your gadgets are purchased. Last step? Book the hotel!
Booking hotels is like a science. How can you get the best hotel room for the lowest price? We asked around the office for a couple tricks that X’ers use when traveling.
TargetX Account Executive, Laura Kalinkewicz shared her thoughts on the recently released Survey of College and University Admissions Directors. As a former director of admissions herself, Laura had some interesting insight on what the report means for the future of recruitment.
Okay — so you’ve booked your flight using our super helpful tips and tricks. Now, what kind of gadgets and tools can you use to make your travel even smoother? Here’s what a few X’ers had to say:
Amazon Video / Music
Did you know that Amazon Video and Amazon Music are both free to Prime members?
As we approach the 73rd National NACAC Conference, we wanted to help you prepare for the event! Here are a few things that you must do while you’re in Boston for #NACAC17:
1. Plan Your Schedule Ahead of Time.
NACAC 2017 will have over 150 sessions, which can seem a bit overwhelming—especially if it’s your first time attending.
In my time as an admissions counselor I always sort of thought well, of course, students don’t want text messages from us, that’s for their friends and family. Turns out what I thought — and what most schools are doing, is wrong.
Travel season is BACK!
And we’re here to help you prepare for a successful next couple of months! We’re sharing some travel tips and advice from X-er’s who spend time on the road all year long. This week, we’re talking about FLYING.
Jill Clark is the Director of Support Services and works out of our Conshohocken, PA office. We sat down with Jill this month to learn more about her higher ed experience before TargetX and what her role as the Director of Support Services entails.