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What You Need to Do to Get Ready for Buyback: Higher Education

Posted by Joe Clarkin on Apr 15, 2015 11:00:00 PM

MBS Direct’s buyback services are one of the things we take the most pride in as a company. Buyback provides our schools and students valuable cost-savings and convenience, thereby helping each student have a successful academic experience. So with your next buyback right around the corner and MBS Direct wants to help make sure your school is ready for the big event. In order to help prepare you, we have created a few simple tips for you to follow as you do your last minute preparations:

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What You Need to Do to Get Ready for Buyback: K-12

Posted by Joe Clarkin on Apr 15, 2015 11:00:00 PM

MBS Direct’s buyback services are one of the things we take the most pride in as a company. Buyback provides our schools’ families and students valuable cost-savings and convenience, thereby helping each student have a successful academic experience. So with your next buyback right around the corner and MBS Direct wants to help make sure your school is ready for the big event, whether you’re doing an online buyback or are a participant in our EZ Drop program. In order to help prepare you, we have created a few simple tips for you to follow as you do your last minute preparations:

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The College of Idaho and Cox College Stay on Campus After Going Online

Posted by Dean Asher on Mar 26, 2015 12:00:00 AM

Who said taking bookstore operations online meant you had to lose your physical staff? The College of Idaho and Cox College were both able to maximize savings for their students and minimize headaches for staff by switching to an MBS Direct online bookstore, and both schools kept a physical merchandise store on campus. The result: everybody gets what they want. Students can always be sure to get the right course materials for their class in the cost-saving options they prefer, while the school doesn't have to deal with the hassle of managing inventory. Furthermore, the schools can concentrate on items with higher profit margins like spirit gear that students in turn can try on and touch in-store.

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Better Ways to Manage Your Time

Posted by Dean Asher on Mar 4, 2015 11:00:00 PM

We don't have to tell you that as a school administrator, you don't get much free time.

Unfortunately, that means important things you need to do sometimes get pushed to the wayside when you have other pressing matters to deal with. But time management doesn't have to be a constant, uphill battle.

There are ways to keep on top of things as they happen at your school and keep your workflow running smoothly.

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5 Ways to SAVE Your Students Time

Posted by Joe Clarkin on Feb 19, 2015 3:00:00 AM

There are countless things your students would rather do then spend a lot of time and effort ordering the books they need. Your online bookstore already makes this process easy, but why not make it even easier with one of these options?

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