Strategy and Planning

Research & Insights


Subscribe to our blog

Get our latest expert perspectives on the trends shaping higher education, straight to your inbox.
Sign Up

Restaurants have been one of the most hard hit industries in the pandemic, but they've also become the site of rapid business model innovation. Discover what higher ed can learn from the restaurant industry about pivoting quickly in a crisis, market positioning, and strategy for the long-term.

Discover a curated collection of EAB's resources to promote equity in education through eliminating policies, practices, and attitudes that perpetuate disparities in outcomes.

To offer insight into these challenges and advice for leading through them, on October 15, the Higher Education Strategy Forum hosted a working session for presidential chiefs of staff and other strategic deputies, featuring an interview and Q&A with Candace Dodson-Reed, Chief of Staff to the President and Executive Director of the Office of Equity and Inclusion at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County.


Higher Education is reeling from the financial and business model shocks that have been delivered by the coronavirus pandemic. As institutional leaders grapple with addressing the short-term operating issues necessary to keep running, longer-term questions of strategy and viability are taking on increasing urgency.

Our Products

Higher Education Strategy Forum

Helping college and university presidents navigate this increasingly challenging environment of higher education through tailored support, strategic research, and opportunities for off-the-record discussion with peers.
  • 300+ Presidents, Chiefs of Staff, and Board members served
  • Serving partners in 29 states and 2 Canadian Provinces
“I am coming away with a handful of actionable items” –University President

EAB asks you to accept cookies for authorization purposes, as well as to track usage data and for marketing purposes. To get more information about these cookies and the processing of your personal information, please see our Privacy Policy. Do you accept these cookies and the processing of your personal information involved?