Properly Manage Common Spaces in Your Facility

You’ve probably been in the situation at least once in your life where you arrive at a meeting room or common dining area and the room in packed or possibly already booked and you have to find another place to meet. It often makes for an uncomfortable situation for all parties involved but there is a way to avoid these situations altogether....

Meeting the Needs of Your Student Union

Whether students find themselves living in on-campus housing or commuting to and from the university they all tend to rely on the comforts and conveniences of the student union. Universities are left with the challenge to meet the ever changing needs of students, faculty and staff within the student union. Food services, computer labs,...

Efficiently Allocate Resources At Churches

Space management and occupancy is often a concern within churches, large and small. SenSource recently sat down with Crossroads Church, out of Cincinnati, Ohio, to discuss the needs of their church. Crossroads Church had been using a manual process to count members as they would enter and exit the church which became quite a tedious and time...

Visit SenSource at ACUI 2018

The 2018 Association of College Unions International (ACUI) Conference and EXPO will be packed with keynote addresses, thought-provoking educational sessions and networking among professionals. In it's 98th year, the conference will be held on March 21-25, 2018 in beautiful Anaheim, California. Student union staff members will have the...

What Does Spring Semester Mean for Your Student Union?

Spring semester is beginning at many universities across the country. Although the year is halfway through to students this is the perfect time to start planning out advancements and modifications for the following school year. Management is able to look at the numbers, performances and trends from the previous semester and begin looking at what...

3 Point Checklist To Choosing A People Counting Solution

Universities and colleges across the country find themselves staring at their budget each year trying to figure out the best way to allocate the funds they have received. Each department must take careful consideration when thinking about its needs over wants, strong data to back up their requests can often make or break their newest projects....

Top 4 Secrets of Efficient Business Operations

Business operations differ from business to business but they all have the same goal of running things smoothly and efficiently. Implementing a business plan is often the first step in assessing what is working and what’s not working within your business. By understanding the large picture of operations management is able to tweak current...

Trending Technology Topics at ACUI 2017

Student life is always the focus of the ACUI annual conference and 2017 was no different. There were a few trending technology topics when it came to student life that unions were interested in. During the two days that the ACUI EXPO was being held there seemed to be two key topics that facility operators and directors were concerned with. They...

ACUI 2017 Just Week’s Away

The 97th annual Association of College Unions International (ACUI) Conference and EXPO is coming up, March 19-23, 2017. Student union staff members will have the opportunity to learn about technology and advancements that will help propel their college or university. This year the conference and EXPO will be held in the city of brotherly love,...

How Student Unions Are Utilizing People Counting Technology

Universities find themselves constantly evolving to stay ahead of campus trends in all aspects of student services. Students that live on campus need to feel at home and enjoy the same comforts and amenities. Students that live off campus and commute often find themselves with chunks of time between classes or staying late for research or study...