Like a healthy root system, your administrative technology can support a flourishing institution, if you prune away inefficient processes and nurture the best use of resources.
Focus on Relevance
The new chair of the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB), Russell Golden, sees opportunities for standards alignment, meaning better institutional comparability and more relevant financial reporting.
Achieving accreditation for your safety and security operation can bring benefits that are both professional and practical. Business officers and safety professionals explain why and how their institutions made the grade.
Livening Up the Shelves
Student needs and preferences press for competitive pricing, fair trade products, and alternative textbooks. Such demands further redefine the campus bookstore—changing up the on-shelf and virtual inventory while challenging the bottom line.
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
This Month's Featured Articles
- Academic Medical Centers: Mission-Centric Role Models
- On Balance
- Debt Dynamics
- Giving Talent Its Due
- High Notes in Nashville