The partnership that gives your school a competitive edge.
The independent school market is competitive...so shouldn't your marketing strategy be?
That's where we come in! Whether you want to re-brand but don’t know where to start, are considering a website redesign but don’t have the time/skills to implement alone, need personalized help to develop your strategic marketing plan, or you're a small school with no real marketing staff in place and need help with planning and strategy, Finalsite Advantage's experienced consultants can help.
Advantage offers you access to a new kind of partnership, providing ongoing, targeted, strategic advice and personal support to help advance your school’s mission and vision for the future. We care about what you need right now, as well as in the future. We understand the need to adapt – that’s how the best partnerships are made.
Consultants can help with:
- Marketing & Admission Strategy
- Staff in Transition
- Social Media
- Internal Communications
- Printed Communications
- Graphic Design & Video Production - Vendor selection & briefing
- Advertising - Online & Traditional
- Press Relations
- Departmental / Organizational Structure & Skills Audit
- And more, just ask!
Why Finalsite Advantage?
WE ARE SEASONED SCHOOL MARKETING VETERANS
Finalsite Advantage consultants are experienced school marketing and communication professionals who have developed and implemented multiple strategic marketing plans of their own – they really do “get it” when it comes to school marketing.
WE'RE AN EXTENSION OF YOUR MARKETING TEAM
Your consultant will get to know and understand you and your school, enabling them to provide relevant and ongoing strategic support. But we don’t just help you get started, we stay and continue to work with you to ensure you keep on track. You will have the peace of mind that someone will not just to work with you on developing your plan in the first place, but will support you - or your staff - to see those plans are successfully followed through.
"Finalsite Advantage gives my one person Marketing Communications office and our small school the tools to keep step with our larger, better staffed competitors. From strategic advice to tactical implementation, the Finalsite Advantage partnership ensures that I am always supporting my school's mission and vision for the future. Every school, not just small schools, can benefit from this type of personal, professional support."
The Woods Academy, Jodie Shoemaker - Director of Marketing, Communications & Alumni Relations
Begin Your Journey With Finalsite Advantage Today
Finalsite Advantage offers school marketing, communications and admissions professionals individualized strategic support for schools of all sizes. Combining what they have learnt with their own industry-relevant experience, your Advantage consultant will report back on areas they feel you should focus on. They will develop and propose action plans with short, mid, and long-term goals.
Finalsite Advantage starts with an in-depth discovery process - usually through an onsite visit - during which your strategist will meet with you, and your stakeholders, to gain a clear understanding of your school and your community and discuss your needs - both now and in the future.
All schools with Advantage benefit from:
- Direct and regular personal contact with a dedicated schools marketing professional
- Strategic advice designed to underpin your school development plan and meet your specific needs
- Ongoing weekly practical support to ensure tactical implementation of the plan
- Reduced pricing for Finalsite digital marketing services – if you should ever choose to use them