E-Books & White Papers

Discover how the parent experience can drive enrollment results

All of the emotion—validation, frustration, challenge, pride, and support—as well as all of the functional benefits—knowledge, perspective, character development, and future choices—are part and parcel of the experience a parent has with your school.

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Learn why Heads of School are critical to marketing success.

More than ever before, head-of-school leadership is critical to marketing success. School marketing has changed dramatically in the past decade, creating new realities that only heads of schools havethe credibility and authority to successfully address.

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Monthly Insights and perspectives on independent school marketing

By mirroring the corporate discipline of customer experience, the previous eBook asserted that in an increasingly competitive environment, independent schools should acknowledge that parents are, in fact, customers.

Blog Posts

3 keys to successful ambassadorship

3 keys to successful ambassadorship

Whether your existing parent ambassador program isn’t producing the results you hoped for, or whether starting an ambassador program is high up on your to-do list, there are three factors that need your attention. The three keys to a successful parent or student...

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Speak to the heart

Speak to the heart

Speak to the heart. That’s how you can create messaging that captures people’s attention, influences their thinking, or even changes their minds. It’s how you can differentiate your school from its competitors and it’s how you develop recruitment and retention...

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Messaging that gets results

Messaging that gets results

Have you ever spent a lot of time and money developing a social media campaign only to end up with disappointing results? You targeted all the right demographic and interest groups but still had fewer clicks than you hoped for and definitely fewer inquiries. In the...

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Great messaging: man vs machine

Great messaging: man vs machine

Can a computer write more effective ad copy than a human? If you look at the results of a recent campaign by JP Morgan Chase, the answer would be a resounding yes. Does that mean that we should automate the creation of marketing messaging? Absolutely not. Last year,...

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Chuck English really gets independent schools, and took the time and care to get to know ours from the inside out. During the entire process (research, planning, design, and implementation), Chuck listened to us and respected our vision every step of the way. He also offered sage advice (and even a little tough love) when it was needed. Independent schools have many choices for the creation of their school’s website; we’re thrilled that we chose English Marketing Works.

—Mandy Rizvi

Director of Admissions and OutreachSerendipity School

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