British International Schools Conference

Very happy to have been part of the excellent COBIS conference at Prague British School this week.  Beautiful city and lovely school!  Inspirational to be with marketing, development and admissions staff representing schools from all over the world and good to see a growing commitment to alumni relations and fundraising. ...

Bring on 2016 . . .

A busy and satisfying 2015: working with a variety of schools in the UK & Europe on different projects & having a direct impact on bringing about change to assist development growth.  In the Netherlands, since being engaged, the marketing strategy has helped pupil numbers grow well in excess of expectations from 1350 to nearly 1600....

Roundtable Meeting

Good feedback from my Roundtable meeting in London last week!  It was a good day bringing together a mix of experience and those newish!  As planned, the discussion was open but discreet.  Beneficial to Development Directors as much as those facing learning issues and awkward situations but good outcomes in...

Training & Professional Development

Ease Training has an excellent workshop for schools, on 25 November at Westonbirt School for those new to Development or those schools starting. Focusing on non-fee income, it covers alumni relations, fundraising and the important links with marketing.  See Ease Training www.easetraining.co.uk or contact Ian McLean I was pleased to present...