Life is Good® Co-founder and Chief Executive Optimist, Bert Jacobs, will be our keynote speaker at JAM 2019. Held from May 29-June 1 at the Manchester Grand Hyatt in beautiful San Diego, JAM offers a wide range of learning opportunities for Jenzabar users at any skill level, from new users to power users, and from any office on campus.
Bert’s motivational talk on “Harnessing the Power of Optimism to Innovate and Thrive,” will focus on inspiring others to choose optimism, grow the good in their lives, and share his vision for leadership and social responsibility.
JAM is Packed with Informative Content
With over 350 content-rich breakout sessions and numerous networking opportunities, JAM provides a great learning environment for users to discover how their peers are cutting costs, boosting revenues, maximizing their technology, and optimizing data for decision-making reporting. Attendees will hear what’s new and forthcoming from Jenzabar and learn new approaches and innovative ideas to tackle their daily tasks and long-term challenges to maximize institutional success.
Sessions at JAM will focus on new methods, time-saving techniques, case studies, and best practices. The program covers data analytics, cloud, the new student, online learning, mobile, academic planning, enrollment management, student advising, retention, advancement, finance, human resource, payroll, student life, and institutional intelligence.
“JAM is a dynamic, collaborative environment where customers, partners, and employees come together to learn, share, and connect – with the goal to maximize institutional success,” said David Kaupp, Vice President of Marketing at Jenzabar. “Bert Jacobs’ powerful optimism, good vibes, and messages of gratitude and simplicity will be a great fit with our Jenzabar community.”
Chief Executive Optimist of The Life is Good Company
Bert Jacobs is a Co-founder and Chief Executive Optimist of The Life is Good Company, which spreads the power of optimism through inspiring art, a passionate community, and groundbreaking nonprofit work. Bert and his brother John launched their business with $78 in their pockets, selling t-shirts in the streets of Boston. Today, Life is Good is a $100 million positive lifestyle brand sold by over 2,000 retailers, positively impacting over 1 million kids annually through the Life is Good Kids Foundation.
Register today for JAM where you can expand your knowledge, learn about the latest Jenzabar products, discover strategies and best practices, and have fun connecting with colleagues and the Jenzabar team.
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