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A Letter from Daniel, Managing Director: Aluminati’s COVID-19 Response

In an unbelievably short period of time our lives have been dramatically transformed. In the [...]

  • Wolverhamption

Even Heroes Need Mentors: The campaign that got 10x more students signing up to the University of Wolverhampton’s mentoring programme

A Q&A with David Wedge, Alumni Relations Manager at the University of Wolverhampton In [...]

  • Takeaways from CASE 2020 Development Services Conference

8 Takeaways from CASE Development Services Conference 2020

1: Target Audiences Using Pop Culture Targeting different generations of Alumni with pop culture really [...]

  • 12 Tips for getting more volunteers to support your project

12 Tips For Finding Volunteers To Support Your Cause

Volunteering has tangible benefits both to organisers and volunteers. Here are 12 tips to [...]

  • CASE Working with Volunteers

10 Takeaways from CASE Working With Volunteers 2020

As the UK leave the EU, this year’s CASE Working With Volunteers event took an [...]

  • Global alumni volunteers

Why Do We Need Global Alumni Volunteers More Than Ever?

Dr Maria Gallo, Founder and Chief Alumni Strategist of KITE:  Keep in Touch Education I [...]

  • CASE 2020 Alumni Relations

Introduction to Fundraising and Alumni Relations 2020

We were proud to be primary sponsors of this year’s CASE ‘Introduction to Fundraising and [...]

Aluminate Launch Webinar

Over 100 Alumni Relations, Careers, Advancement and Community Managers joined our webinar from all over [...]

Why Online Community Platforms MUST Change (And a Big Reveal!)

Over the last few weeks, I have written a series of blogs, starting with ‘Should [...]

UWE Bristol observes that community platform members are 225% more likely to give back

Following on from my previous article about using technology to build capacity, I am [...]

  • Alumni communications

Building capacity and leveraging tech to prepare your AR programme for 2020 and beyond

In my previous post, dramatically entitled Death by Disruption and Alumni Relations’ Secret Weapon, [...]

  • Disruption in education

Death by Disruption and Alumni Relations’ Secret Weapon

In my previous post, Should you call your Alumni the “C-word”?, I explore the changing [...]

Should you call your Alumni the “C-word”?

Since tuition fees were introduced in 1998, seismic shifts in attitudes have resulted in a [...]

The case for alumni relations

Universities are in most cases, stable, risk adverse institutions designed to last for millennia. With [...]

Future-proofing your alumni engagement project

Alumni relations is an ever-changing environment. With the number of alumni growing by thousands every [...]

5 ways to improve alumni engagement

The value of your network goes way beyond financial contributions, and building value for your [...]

  • Aluminate Community Builder

Announcing Aluminate Community Builder – Preview 1: Introduction

After years of development we are excited to announce the release of the latest incarnation [...]

  • Plymouth Connect - Powered by Aluminate

Client Testimonial: University of Plymouth

Q&A with Jean Almond, Alumni Engagement Manager How did you hear about Aluminati? Aluminati [...]