Starfish by Hobsons Named CODiE Finalist in SIIA 2016 Awards

Starfish by Hobsons Named CODiE Finalist in SIIA 2016 Awards. Best Education Cloud-based Solution category recognizes innovation in tools that provide faculty, administration, and students with ubiquitous access to support services.

Naviance for Elementary - Start college and career prep early

Hobsons Introduces Naviance for Elementary School

New digital tool helps schools engage K-5 students in self-discovery and interest exploration to encourage college and career aspirations.

Hobsons Blog Image

Students Raise their Voices on Equity and Access in Education

A quality education should not depend on students’ zip codes, family income, or ethnicity. Parents, students, education professionals, and policy makers participating in The Atlantic’s Education Summit at the George Washington University in Washington, DC, recently focused on a common thread of increasing equity and access for all students.

ActiveMatch Events: A new way to find and engage best-fit students

ActiveMatch Events, a new service from Hobsons, allows those students to discover and register for on-campus events at best-fit colleges within Naviance, the world’s most widely used college and career planning tool. Join our webinar to learn more about this new offering and how students can discover best-fit college options and higher education institutions can leverage the Naviance Network to make deeper connections with best-fit students.

Five Steps to Creating a Dynamic Communication Model from Scratch

Here’s the story of how the Professional MBA Program at the University of South Carolina built a comprehensive communication model from scratch to help staff reach the prospective students who were the right fit for their program and to meet their information demands.

Connect the Dots Early Blog Graphic

Help Students Succeed by Connecting the Dots Early

Reflections on what educators and mentors can do to acknowledge students’ strengths and guide them with practical ways to achieve their dreams.

Flashback Friday: A Look Back at Hobsons University 2015

Relive a few highlights from Hobsons University 2015, our tenth year anniversary.

How To Choose The Right Service Tracking Application

If you’re experiencing the frustration that comes with tracking service hours manually, you’re not alone. Whether you are using Google Docs, carbon copies or email to keep track of your students’ service hours, we understand the challenges that come with having an inefficient paper process. Now that you’re interested in a digital process and started researching your options, we encourage you to have an open dialogue with the resources you find. Ask lots of questions and share the specifics about your service program with the platform provider to see if they are a good fit for your school’s needs.

Why CCR Matters Blog

Four Reasons Why College and Career Conversations Matter in Elementary School

In a recent Hobsons webinar, educators discussed why their school districts believe college and career readiness conversations in elementary school are critical to their students’ success.

Leveraging Career Key to Energize Students AND Meet Standards

As all counselors know, career discovery and planning is a multi-dimensional process to which students respond differently. Combining results from tools available through Naviance, Career Key and Strengths Explorer, gives students a richer view into careers that satisfy their interests, match their personality and emphasize their strengths and talents.

Upcoming Webinars

Media Kit Resources

Looking for press contact information and logos? Find those as well as information on Hobsons leadership, blogging guidelines, and more.

View All Resources