Engineerica News

Improving the Quality of Your Virtual Event

20 April 2020

If you are planning on holding your first-ever virtual event, the production quality of your stream might be something you are concerned about. Using dedicated software and equipment for streaming will take your event's production quality to a whole other level. Of course, if you are strapped for time, you...

How to Keep Connected in a Virtual Event Environment

17 April 2020

Why do we hold events? We love connection. Whether it be through networking with colleagues and friends or forming new relationships with suppliers, live events have always provided a conduit for maintaining and forming connections. In this anti-contact era, we are facing the reality of the virtual event for the...

Online Training Should Be Engaging to Be Effective

14 April 2020

Distance learning is older than most people think – okay, our current technology (like the internet) is relatively new but the concept is over 170 years old. In Great Britain, instructors sent lessons and received assignments by mail as early as the 1800s. While the distance-learning concept remains, online teaching...

Virtual Check-in for Students and Center Staff

10 April 2020

We are happy to announce new features in Accudemia to support center staff and students working remotely. Whether your student services require appointments, your centers allow drop-ins, or you need a waiting line to control access to specific resources, recent changes to Accudemia will help you bring all these things...

What to Do If You’re a College Student Amidst a Global Pandemic

30 March 2020

As college students, we are already allowed a normal dosage of anxiety throughout our daily lives. You probably have a complied list of tasks, just like me, which might include going to work, completing homework, studying for exams, working-out, trying to get 8 hours of sleep and the list can...

Ways to Prevent Student Appointment ‘No-shows’

13 March 2020

You've hired and trained your staff. You are striving to continuously improve the practices and processes of your academic center. You have enhanced your list of services and put the word out to faculty and deans. Students are discovering you and traffic is growing. The center is bustling and your...

Engineerica’s Involvement in the Events Community

10 March 2020

Representatives from Engineerica have been busy this quarter. We participated in a few Tech and Beers Orlando meetups to see what the local tech community consisted of, see the latest trends and make sure we...

Creating an Inviting Student Services Center

19 February 2020

When it comes to connecting with your students and encouraging repeat visits to your academic service center, first impressions are extremely important. The people, the physical space and appearance make an impact on the emotional and psychological perception of the students of your college or university. In the tutoring centers,...

10 Ways to Promote Your Academic Center

19 February 2020

The famous movie line, "if you build it, they will come" has not been proven true in higher ed. One of the biggest challenges our clients face is getting students to come to their centers. They hire amazing staff, create inviting spaces, offer a multitude of services all built to...

Thoughts on Software from an Engineerica Developer

11 November 2019

I will never forget when I heard this saying from one of the Montessori education followers: "The more the toy does, the less the kid does." It has changed my way of being a father and even my thoughts about technological advances. There is no doubt that technology has changed...