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The Enrollment and Tuition Trends Report is Here!

The modern digital landscape is always changing, and during the past few years there has been a marked increase in the number of schools adapting their enrollment and tuition acceptance …

When is it Time to Consider a New Software Vendor?

When considering school software, it’s common to think about what’s used to engage students inside the classroom.  But as every school administrator knows, software is also needed outside the classroom …

Choosing a Mobile Card Reader

  Not long ago, the terminal hardware necessary to accept plastic card payments was cumbersome, expensive, or both.  Then along came smartphones and mobile card readers, and everything changed. A …

Eight Tips for a Successful Fundraising Letter

Fundraising campaigns are important contributors to school budgets, and independent schools routinely send out annual pleas for fundraising dollars.  To simplify your school’s next campaign kick-off, here are some tips …

Ideas Re Where To Host An Annual School Fundraiser

An independent school is more than an educational facility.  It’s also a thriving social community for students, families, staff and alumni.  The social aspect is one reason evening auction and …

Happy New Year from Diamond Mind!

Welcome back, and Happy New Year!  We hope your winter break was filled with rest and relaxation. It’s hard to believe that schools are already halfway through the academic year. …

The Software Partner Ecosystem

The Service and Software Ecosystem – Download The Partner E-Guide Here! Independent schools are transitioning to paperless business operations with cloud-based software solutions, and an ecosystem of providers has emerged …

How ACH Processing Works at Independent Schools

Most independent schools accept payments electronically but may have concerns regarding  processing fees that come with credit card payment acceptance.  This is one reason many schools turn to ACH as …

Giving Tuesday is November 29

The holiday season begins soon and with it comes a busy time of year.  Your school’s families will socialize, plan, travel, and shop more than usual.  It’s easy to see …

Register for Upcoming Webinar “Four Secrets to Ensure Digital Tuition Success”

Do you know the main differences between a self-service tuition vendor and a full-service vendor? Several factors are involved to ensure the success of an online tuition solution, and most …