Thursday, September 07 | 1:00pm - 2:00pm ET | Online

Industry and Campus Webinar |
Attracting and Retaining IT Talent in Higher Education

People are at the heart of higher education. Organizations rely on people for success, growth, and innovation. But finding the right people with the right skills to meet the demands of an ever-changing marketplace proves to be a constant challenge. Higher education IT institutions often struggle to recruit IT talent, and the problem is getting worse as the labor market tightens and salaries across the board rise. In this webinar, Dan Cagle will explore the current labor landscape and provide core strategies and solutions to help you attract and retain high-quality IT talent. Tim Brooks will share his experiences using these strategies to overcome recruiting hurdles and achieve business targets.


  • Understand the current labor landscape
  • Explore IT talent sourcing strategies
  • Learn how higher education institutions have found success with IT labor

TEKsystems at EDUCAUSE 2017

TEKsystems will be exhibiting at the EDUCAUSE Annual Conference in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Visit booth No. 640 at EDUCAUSE to speak with Dan Cagle, learn about TEKsystems’ capabilities and enter to win an Amazon gift card! Learn more.


  • Dan Cagle

    Director, Higher Education Services, TEKsystems
  • Tim Brooks

    Vice Provost for Information Technology, Creighton University

Resources & Downloads

  • Recording

    Updated on 9/7/2017
  • Slides

    Updated on 9/7/2017


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