The Business of Student Affairs: Fundamental Skills for Student Affairs Professionals
Supporting the Profession New Professionals and Graduate Students
August 30, 2021
This book is a primer on the fundamental business-related aspects of student affairs that all practitioners need to know. Drawing on his 46-year career in higher education, the author presents critical skill sets to better equip student affairs practitioners-educators to analyze circumstances, alter environments, invest in structures and programs, and lead campus progress. Topics include financing and budgeting; organizational design; human resources; facilities management; technology; auxiliary operations; legal issues and risk management; crisis management; strategic planning; and communications. Key takeaways in each chapter provide further guidance to achieve success in the field.
Paperback | 2021 | 172 pages