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Interview with District 49
  • 11/21/2016
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On our recent webinar, over 75% of attendees indicated they think a business intelligence tool would be useful or very useful to their institution and could help with maintenance and operations. On our recent webinar, Numbers that Matter: The Power of …

Author: Sam Zippin
How to apply your KPIs to improve operations – recap of our business intelligence webinar

In last week’s webinar, Numbers that Matter: The Power of Business Intelligence in Education , 90% of attendees indicated they use operational Key Performance Indicators (KPIs), such as facilities and technology operations metrics and 70% use financial …

Author: Sam Zippin
The Power of Business Intelligence for Schools

A recent survey of educational institutions conducted by SchoolDude found that operations’ professionals greatest pain point is a lack of reporting to prove what work has been performed or completed. This pain was greater than lack of time, lack of staff …

Author: Sam Zippin
SchoolDude Honors Campus Champions for Superior Maintenance of K-12 and Higher Ed Facilities

Campus Champions demonstrate the ways operations professionals and schools across the nation can leverage technology to more efficiently manage their facilities and streamline operations. The selection as a Campus Champion is a testament to saving …

Author: Dave Kornegay
Staffing data revealed from 2016 Facilities Budget, Staffing, and Operations Survey

How many custodians should you currently have for your district or campus? How many should you plan to have next year? The recently launched 2016 Facilities Budget, Staffing, and Operations Survey provides much-needed budget and staffing benchmarking …

Author: Sam Zippin
What are your biggest challenges in regards to budget and staffing?

SchoolDude recently conducted a webinar , What Schools are Saying About Budget and Staffing Levels , reviewing the results of the inaugural Facilities Budget, Staffing, and Operations Study . With over 500 education operations leaders in attendance, we …

Author: Sam Zippin
Join the Conversation! What Schools are Saying About Budget and Staffing Levels

Last week, the sneak peek webinar reviewing the results of the inaugural Facilities Budget, Staffing and Operations Survey was a huge success! School operations leaders across Public K-12, higher education, and private schools learned peer benchmarks …

Author: Sam Zippin
Closing the Perception Gap
  • 4/15/2016
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Closing the Perception Gap

What do rose bushes along the front of Napa vineyards and benchmarking your team's performance in your institution’s technology department have to do with each other? As Jed DeGroote, Community Manager and one of our SchoolDude data experts, explained …

Author: Sam Zippin
What Schools are Saying About Budget and Staffing Levels

Did you know your education operations peers reported their M&O budget is, on average, 10% of their overall school budget? Educational institutions tell us budget and staffing benchmarking data is critical for maintenance and operations leaders to better …

Author: Sam Zippin

As colleges and universities work hard to keep tuition low, facilities managers are being asked to do more with less. You know that your campus is the best recruiting tool your institution has, so how can you keep costs down while still keeping the campus in tip-top shape? We have picked 3 areas that we find to be especially important...

Author: Julia Washburn
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