More Than Good Neighbors
Increased civic and economic outreach can strengthen an anchor institution’s already stabilizing community influence.
Variations on a Theme of RCM
Interest in responsibility center management as a budget model has increased in tempo. Chief business officers explain why they have rewritten the budget score to decentralize accountability.
"Don't Be Wedded to Any One Model"
Responsibility center management (RCM) isn’t for every institution. A business officer at a large independent research university explains the reasons why.
Ingredients for an IT Fix
When the Illinois Institute of Technology's enterprise resource planning system failed to provide sufficient financial reporting data, the controller's office built on various technologies to come up with the right business intelligence recipe.
A Conversation With Judy Woodruff
The veteran broadcast journalist—and annual meeting keynote speaker—shares her ob-servations, ranging from the current partisan national leadership to the impact of a dis-tinctly different younger generation.
A roundup of short news articles and useful resources for business officers
Spotlight on an institution in one of the constituent groups: small institutions, community colleges, comprehensive/doctoral institutions, or research universities
Coverage of legislation and regulatory activity that affects higher education
Profiles of individuals in roles that support the work of the chief business officer—and who represent the majority of the Business Officer reading audience