The Education Beyond Degrees Podcast

Welcome to Spur’s, Education Beyond Degrees podcast, hosted by Spur's founder Meni Sarris. We create each episode in the hope that it will provide guidance and motivation to our listeners. Take a listen to each episode and make sure to read the episode’s blog post for any links or additional commentary.

Dr. Peter Bahr

Dr. Peter Bahr

Associate Professor in the Center for the Study of Higher and Postsecondary Education
University of Michigan
Continuing Education, Higher Education and the Future of Education
Season 2: Episode 6
Dr. Carey Monroe

Dr. Carey Monroe

Former Vice President of Enrollment Management and Marketing
Cleary University
Making Career Services a Prominent Resource on your Campus
Season 2: Episode 5
Clare Van Ness

Clare Van Ness

Dean of Professional and Continuing Education
California State University, Chico
Small Team or No Team? Learn to Create Team Efficiencies and CRM Automations
Season 2: Episode 4
Dr. Amanda Holdsworth

Dr. Amanda Holdsworth

Vice President, Operations and Strategy
Cultivate & Engage
Season 2: Episode 3
Marketing and Recruitment Strategies in Education
Kim McNutt

Kim McNutt

Dean of the College of Continuing and Professional Education
California State University, Dominguez Hills
Season 2: Episode 2
Badges, Micro-credentials, and Alternative Revenue Sources
Dr. Melissa Lubin

Dr. Melissa Lubin

Dean of the School of Continuing and Professional Studies
University of Virginia
Season 2: Episode 1
The Evolving World of Continuing and Higher Education
Jarrod Shappell

Jarrod Shappell

Partner
Navalent
Season 1: Episode 9
How to Deploy a Successful Organizational Structure in Higher Education
Melissa Peraino

Melissa Peraino

Director of Educational Outreach
Grand Valley State University
Season 1: Episode 8
Reflecting Your Community In Your Continuing Education Portfolio
Terri Givens, Ph.D.

Terri Givens, Ph.D.

CEO and Founder of Brighter Higher Ed., Author, Professor, and Administrator
McGill University
Season 1: Episode 7
Leading Your Institution From a Place of Radical Empathy
Meni Sarris, Ed.D.

Meni Sarris, Ed.D.

Founder
Spur Education Group
Season 1: Episode 6
The Three Mistakes CE Leaders Are Making Post-COVID
Jenni Murphy, Ed.D.

Jenni Murphy, Ed.D.

Dean of the College of Continuing Education
Sacramento State University
Season 1: Episode 5
How To Become the “Top of Mind” CE Institution In Your Region
Sara Leoni

Sara Leoni

Chief Executive Officer
GreenFig
Season 1: Episode 4
How CE Can Create Career Mobility For Long-Term Potential
Therese Grohman

Therese Grohman

Senior Director of Marketing and Enrollment Management
Northwestern University's School of Professional Studies
Season 1: Episode 3
How to Diffuse Friction Between CE Programming and Marketing
Jim Shaeffer

Jim Shaeffer

President
Eastern Shore Community College
Season 1: Episode 2
How to Get the University to Rally Around CE’s Potential
Meni Sarris, Ed.D.

Meni Sarris, Ed.D.

Founder
Spur Education Group
Season 1: Episode 1
Introducing, The Education Beyond Degrees Podcast