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Establishing your distinctiveness articles

To arrive at a distinctive identity which is authentic, rare, and of value, you must uncover the evidence for what you are, and discover what people think of you. This takes time, but getting it right is invaluable.

Analysing your institution by survey: Briefing note

This briefing note not only looks at why surveys might be useful but also at...

Topics: Establishing your distinctiveness.

GlobeCrop

Assessing your institution's position within the HE sector: Signposts

Overview of two main tools for rating your HEI within the sector.

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Topics: Establishing your distinctiveness.

SmileCro

Brains Brewery: A positively different approach

"Branding is not just about advertising and marketing. To deliver a successful and identifiable brand,...

Topics: Establishing your distinctiveness, Case Studies, Beyond-HE Case Studies.

 

BlueFish

Eight Steps to Establishing Distinctiveness

The qualities of an institution that make it distinctive only remain effective until they are...

Topics: Establishing your distinctiveness.

Focus1b

Making choices, achieving focus

Choices exclude. But they’re also essential in order to reach a position where you have...

Topics: Establishing your distinctiveness.

ShadowsCrop

Perception audits

A truly comprehensive perception audit can generate information that is invaluable, as a university or...

Topics: Establishing your distinctiveness.

 

ToughChoices2

Portfolio choice

Tough times call for tough decisions, but as Bucks has proven, this needn’t have negative...

Topics: Establishing your distinctiveness.

BinaryData

Supporting claims of distinctiveness: Briefing note

This briefing note looks at the data you need to plan for a distinctiveness strategy.

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Topics: Establishing your distinctiveness.

LivingWallCrop

Sustainability and employability

Sustainability is not often seen as central to a university's purpose. But could producing graduates...

Topics: Establishing your distinctiveness.

 
 

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