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Creating a comprehensive territory management strategy within Slate

With May 1 (during a pandemic no less) in the books and another travel season just ahead, the Underscore Enrollment Strategy division shares ways you can lean on Slate to manage territories at every stage of the admissions cycle.

The Underscore Story

You know us. You (hopefully) love us. But do you know the story of us? Take a walk down memory lane with CEO and co-founder Scott Novak as he shares how one simple idea turned into a truly incredible success story.

Getting to Know U: Chris Carl

He’s a Dave Matthews fan. He can recite episodes of The Office like it’s his second job. He plays way too many hours of video games. And, most importantly, he’s a family man. Meet Chris Carl – a Slate and higher ed expert who’s changing the game in the world of portal design.

Maximizing the Power of Slate for Yield

The importance of a solid yield strategy cannot be understated. But with COVID-19 and NACAC’s recent changes to their guidelines, yield communications are more vital than ever. Over the years, Underscore has identified tools and strategies you can use to finish strong during yield. And the best part, these can all be done in Slate.

Getting to Know U: Morgan Cook

Swiss Army Knife? Yea, that’s how senior project manager Morgan Cook describes herself. Her “can-do” attitude is truly felt by all, whether she’s busy nailing down timelines, writing campaigns, or leading client calls. Learn more about our favorite dog lover (and soon-to-be wife!) in the latest installment of “Getting to know U.”

What You Need to Know about Accessible Web Design

Accessibility. It’s a vitally important element of web design and oftentimes the most overlooked. In this blog, we’ll dive into what accessibility really is, why it’s important, and tips and resources you can lean on to make your institution’s web design accessible for all.