Student coaching leader InsideTrack and global digital marketer Kiosk partner to provide colleges and universities with scalable recruiting and enrollment management support
PORTLAND, ORE. AND SAN FRANCISCO, CALIF. (FEBRUARY 6 , 2018) — InsideTrack, the leading provider of student success, enrollment, and career development coaching today announced a partnership with full-service creative and digital agency Kiosk to support colleges and universities in attracting, enrolling, and preparing students for success.
The combined offering will couple Kiosk’s expertise in digital marketing strategy, data analytics, and best-in-class creative production with InsideTrack’s professional coaching and uCoach® student engagement platform to reach highly-targeted student audiences and support them in selecting the right program, navigating the enrollment process, and building the knowledge and skills they will need to thrive academically and in their careers.
With only 34% of colleges meeting their new student enrollment targets, public research universities, community colleges, and private selective colleges across the country are looking for more effective and scalable ways to attract, enroll and retain students. Through this new partnership, institutions can now utilize next-generation enrollment management strategies that combine the best of digital and human student engagement to drive improved outcomes.
Kiosk is a full-service agency with an international presence, including offices in the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom. In addition to their work with leading international brands like PayPal, Kiosk also brings deep expertise in higher education through their work with Arizona State University, the University of Texas System and other leading institutions.
“Kiosk strives everyday to help mission-driven organizations craft meaningful communications and leverage the latest tools to engage audiences and inspire them to take action,” said Munir Haddad, chief executive officer at Kiosk. “Our partnership with InsideTrack is grounded in a mutual desire to expand access to higher education and support students in making informed enrollment decisions. We’re excited to be working together to bring the transformative power of education to more people.”
Since 2001, InsideTrack has provided high-quality coaching to more than 1.5 million prospects, students and alumni across more than 1,600 academic programs nationwide, with a strong track record of improving outcomes and performance. Their adaptive coaching methodology, highly-skilled coaches and robust uCoach technology and analytics platform are proven to increase student success and generate valuable insights that assist institutional leaders in making more data-driven decisions.
“As student demographics, preferences and needs continue to shift, colleges and universities are looking to update their enrollment strategies to keep pace,” said Seth Reynolds, senior director of business development at InsideTrack. “Through our partnership with Kiosk, we can support these institutions in optimizing the entire enrollment process by bringing the people power and technology enablement needed to enroll more students who are strongly aligned with the institution and its programs.”
Kiosk is a full-service marketing agency that believes in strategic data analysis, top-flight creative technology and excellent client service. We use data to understand what makes your business tick, and develop smart, strategic experiences that are constantly optimized to deliver quality leads and high levels of conversion and retention. When building successful client partnerships, we believe that our people skills are as important as our love of number crunching. Our goal? Benchmark-beating ROI in a spirit of engaged and informed collaboration. Founded in 2004 with offices in the San Francisco Bay Area, Toronto and Liverpool, we work with some of the world’s most innovative companies. We’ve hand-picked the boldest, brightest minds in marketing, web, design, strategy and analytics to build a winning team. Learn more at kiosk.tm.
InsideTrack is passionate about student success. Since 2001, we have been dedicated to partnering with colleges and universities to create adaptive coaching solutions that generate measurable results. These solutions combine professional coaching, technology, and data analytics to increase enrollment, completion, and career readiness. Our adaptive coaching methodology is based on the latest behavioral science research and knowledge gained from working with more than 1.5 million students and 1,600 programs. In combination with our uCoach® Platform, our approach optimizes student engagement and generates valuable insights on the student experience through predictive modeling, behavioral analysis, and multichannel communication. InsideTrack is a member of the nonprofit Strada Education Network. Join us and the leading institutions, foundations, and others working to bring the transformative power of education to all individuals. Visit us at www.insidetrack.com and follow us on Twitter @InsideTrack.