The Art of Slate Stewardship

Slate Stewardship Community Conversations

🌟 Join us for our new monthly series of Community Conversations about Slate Stewardship, kicking off on March 26! Are you ready to optimize your Slate-based operations for the upcoming admissions cycle, academic, or giving year? Let's delve into the essentials of Cycle Prep and the art of Slate Stewardship.

πŸ” Overview

Cycle Prep ensures the smooth functioning of Slate operations, while Slate Stewardship takes it a step further, focusing on efficiency and sustainability across all institutional processes. It encompasses necessary updates, housekeeping, new projects, and team building/governance.

πŸ› οΈ Necessary Updates

From archiving completed applications or mailings to updating filters and rules, essential updates keep your Slate database primed for the next cycle.

🏠 Housekeeping

Regular audits and optimizations ensure that Slate operates at peak efficiency. From refining rules to reviewing user permissions, housekeeping is key to good stewardship.

πŸ†• New Projects

Addressing process inefficiencies, implementing new workflows, or simply staying updated with Slate's latest featuresβ€”new projects drive innovation and improvement.

πŸ‘₯ Team Building and Governance

Building a robust Slate team and establishing governance structures are crucial for sustained success. Slate Captains and steering committees ensure alignment with institutional goals.

πŸ”„ Cycle Prep Support Resources

Explore tools like the Cycle Prep Checklist and Community Forums for guidance and support throughout your Cycle Prep journey.

πŸ—“οΈ Scheduling Cycle Prep

While summer months often provide ample time for Cycle Prep, it's a flexible process that can be undertaken whenever resources allow.

Join us on March 26 as we dive deeper into Slate Stewardship and embark on a journey toward optimized operations. Mark your calendars and stay tuned for more updates!

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