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How to Simplify Expense Management and School Procurement

Every school has an annual activity cycle in the business office, but one thing remains constant from January through December — procurement and purchasing.  Whether for utilities, classroom materials, supplies, …

Help With Prioritizing Business Office Tasks at Your School

Happy New Year!  After a winter break, schools are back in session.  Business officers are ready to start the new year right, but tasks accumulate and new ones arrive in …

Download Your Giving Campaign Guide

Have you planned your fundraising goal setting sessions for the new year?  Since every successful fundraising campaign begins with a well thought plan, it’s a good idea to gather a …

Software Solutions for the Finance Office

The budgeting process is one of the most important factors related to your independent school’s financial success, and when partnered with a carefully monitored accounting system, your school can reap …

Giving Tuesday Campaign Guide!

It’s not too late to initiate a Giving Tuesday Campaign at your school! If you’re looking for a plan for Giving Tuesday or any future fundraising campaign, download our new …

Mobile Payments Via Card Readers at Your School

Mobile payments are electronic payment services performed with a mobile device such as a smartphone or tablet.  These payments can happen by opening an app on a smartphone, tapping a device to …

Customer Service is Key to Our Company Culture

Diamond Mind’s products and services – electronic payment processing, software, integration with vendor partners, tuition management, purchase cards – are the reasons independent schools come to us for business office …

Charitable Rates for Online Donations – An Easy Way to Boost Fundraising

Are you aware there are charitable rates available that can lower costs for payment processing? Does your school use them when applicable? Independent schools can often obtain savings on donation …

Education Brands – How Can We Help?

Collaboration | Choice | Flexibility | Control It’s the start of a new academic year!  While a school’s main focus is always the education and well-being of students, business officers …

Learn More About PCI Compliance

PCI compliance refers to meeting the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard, a must when an independent school (or any merchant) accepts credit or debit cards for payments. Once implemented, …