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Keio University Virtual Seminar Series

Posted on Sep 14, 2020

Keio University Virtual Seminar Series

Keio University will be hosting its latest webinar on 30 September: MEXT Top Global University Project Online Symposium on International Collaboration in Higher Education during the COVID-19 Pandemic.

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THE World University Rankings 2021: Reputation continues to drive rankings performance

Posted on Sep 7, 2020

THE World University Rankings 2021: Reputation continues to drive rankings performance

Universities with a clear focus on reputation continue to perform strongly in the latest THE World University Rankings (WUR 2021), with 72% of W100 Reputation Network members improving or maintaining...

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Reputation Reimagined : W100 at THE World Academic Summit

Posted on Sep 7, 2020

Reputation Reimagined : W100 at THE World Academic Summit

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ARWU Rankings 2020 – Change, but not at the Top

Posted on Aug 27, 2020

ARWU Rankings 2020 – Change, but not at the Top

The latest league table published by Academic Ranking of World Universities shows a higher degree of change from the previous year than is usually expected from this most stable of the global rankings.  The ARWU (previously known as the Shanghai Rankings) was the original global league table, first produced in 2004, and is primarily driven by research metrics, including historical achievements such as Nobel Prize wins. It has therefore traditionally seen fewer major changes year-on-year than the other rankings influenced more by annual factors such as reputation...

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Honesty and openness ensure effective employee relations during a crisis

Posted on Aug 4, 2020

Honesty and openness ensure effective employee relations during a crisis

We all know that our people can be our greatest assets when it comes to projecting the image of an organisation. But when faced with a crisis such as the COVID-19 pandemic; where people are scared for themselves and their families, everything is uncertain and where they are physically distanced from their colleagues and their students; then nurturing our best ambassadors is far more challenging. Barry Holmes, HR Director at RCSI – University of Medicine & Health Sciences – and W100 Network Member, explains how employee engagement, wellbeing and support were at the forefront of all they...

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The Changing Reputational Challenges of COVID-19

Posted on Aug 4, 2020

The Changing Reputational Challenges of COVID-19

Universities have moved on from the immediate crisis communications response, but the challenges of on-going pandemic reputation management are no less complex, according to the latest W100 survey.

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