Fred’s Five Predictions for Higher Education in 2021

By Fred Weiss | December 22, 2020

Those of you who know me personally or follow me on social know that I have worked in the higher ed and EdTech industries for 30 + years and that I am an avid reader and trend watcher. And as the President and CEO of a higher ed-focused advanced analytics company, which is in [...]

The 4 Steps to Using Data and Analytics to Help Students Succeed

By Zach Varga | November 11, 2020

The National Center for Education Statistics estimates that forty-five percent of students obtain a degree or certificate at the first institution they attend within six years of starting college, and nearly 31 percent drop out entirely. Those statistics demonstrate why student [...]

What does Advanced Analytics have to do with Student Success?

By Traci Roble | January 14, 2020

It’s not surprising that enrollment isn't the only problem for colleges and universities. Student success, inclusive of graduating on time with manageable debt and achieving positive post-graduate outcomes, is more and more a focal point of higher education institutions as [...]

How are Universities Predicting Student Outcomes with Better Analytics?

By Othot Team | October 31, 2019

That was the theme of this year’s Advanced Analytics Summit sponsored by the University of Pittsburgh and Othot, Inc. The presenters highlighted the cutting-edge work being conducted at their institutions and raised some important issues. The goal was to provide opportunities [...]

Changing the Game in Strategic Enrollment

By Dave Babst | October 25, 2019

Othot’s Second Annual Partner Experience and Innovation Summit The people crazy enough to think they can change the world are the ones that do. Steve Jobs Othot’s Second Annual Partner Experience and Innovation Summit welcomed attendees from colleges and universities across [...]

Othot Product Advisory Board

By Jeff Morgan | August 14, 2018

Othot is excited to announce that our first-ever Product Advisory Board has been assembled! The board consists of six highly experienced individuals selected from a diverse group of some of our most active customer institutions. As a result of the discussions and feedback that [...]

Use Data and Analytics to Drive Your Retention Strategies

By Dave Babst | April 19, 2018

Higher education institutions are being challenged to balance their mission as educators and their need to support that mission financially. They are also seeing more scrutiny around justifying the value of an education, which can have far reaching implications. Today, many [...]