Community Blogs

Looking for something specific?

Search blogs

A question I have heard over time is how to color-code items as a visual indicator. Just as Excel uses "Conditional Formatting" to flag data, so can your Outlook Calendar! Your browser does not support the video tag. Summary of the video: You …

Author: Dave Kornegay
What You May Not Know About Your Outlook Calendar

With the addition of RSS and iCal for EventEssentials Pro users and reviewing Ideas submitted on the Community, I thought this may be a good opportunity to review tricks in Outlook's Calendar that many people may not be aware of. Add new calendars The …

Author: Dave Kornegay
How Can I Use RSS Feeds for Events in Webpages and Other Projects?

EventEssentials Pro users have the ability to provide a live feed of data to an RSS format.  So what can you do with it and other RSS feeds (e.g., sites with news or weather RSS)? If you look at the web address that is produced for an RSS feed, it …

Author: Dave Kornegay
Calendar Integration (iCal and RSS)

We are excited to announce our new product enhancement for EventEssentials Pro users, Calendar Integration (iCal & RSS) for a December 7th release. Easily share your FSDirect calendar event data with applications that support iCal and/or RSS capabilities …

Author: Dave Kornegay
Enhancement to Online Payments for Events

A new enhancement regarding Online Payments in EventEssentials Pro updates the ability to capture invoice payments online for events displayed in FSDirect and CommunityUse. Our partner, ReliaFund , has updated their portion of the integration to allow …

Author: Dave Kornegay

Want templates? We have them ! We are including a video version of this article In working with thousands of clients transition into a new software solution, we have learned (admittedly, sometimes the hard way) a few do’s and do not do’s. We can …

Author: Dave Kornegay
New Interface to FSAutomation
  • 7/8/2016
  • 0 Comments
New Interface to FSAutomation

FSAutomation has a new interface and is now easily accessible from the login page or while logged into solutions such as FSDirect or vice versa. In addition to streamlines in accessing essential information, graphs and filters have been added. Direct …

Author: Dave Kornegay
Small Change. Major Returns.
  • 7/24/2015
  • 0 Comments
Small Change. Major Returns.

I'd like to share the story of Mike Roche from Bellingham Public School District. The reason Mike's story stands out to me is because of the enormous impact he's seen after making a few small changes at his school. Let's take a look. Ten years into his …

Author: Curtis Marshall
KPI Dashboard Enhancement Release
  • 11/26/2013
  • 0 Comments

We’re excited to announce the release of enhanced printing capabilities to your MySchoolDude KPI Dashboard!



You now have the option to export your KPI charts to jpg, pdf, or png format- making it easier than ever to incorporate your KPIs into reports and presentations.


Has anyone ever asked you to show how your Operations team compares to peers or provide a view of how your team is striving for continual improvement? Until recently, peer comparisons and benchmarks for operational data were difficult if not impossible for most educational institutions to come by. We’ve studied operational data within the Dude network for over a decade, and earlier this year we deployed a dashboard that is changing the landscape of benchmarking and best practices for educational operations


Author: Jed DeGroote

When allowing community groups to use your organization’s facilities for events and activities, it’s essential that you require those third-party groups to have a proper insurance policy. SchoolDude has partnered with Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (AJG) to streamline the process of purchasing event insurance. This partnership allows community requesters to purchase a Tenants’ and Users’ Liability Insurance Policy (TULIP) online at an affordable rate through AJG, while requesting facility space via CommunityUse.

Author: Julia Washburn
  • Comments

Author:
Tags: