Director Download

Director DownloadNASFAA's "Director Download" is a bi-weekly podcast giving financial aid administrators insights into the most pressing management and leadership issues. From social media and enrollment management to teleworking and outsourcing office functions, the "Director Download" team will help give you the knowledge you need to lead the financial aid office and move your career forward.

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Recent Episodes

  • Episode 5: Is Teleworking Right for Your Office?
    November 5, 2018 - In this episode of “Director Download,” Justin, Beth, Joelle, and special guest Jim White delve into the myths and realities of teleworking.
  • Episode 4: Is Enrollment Management a Friend or Foe to Financial Aid Leadership?
    October 29, 2018 - 2017-18 National Chair Billie Jo Hamilton and National Chair-Elect Paula Luff join Justin and Allie for a discussion on how enrollment management is impacting the financial aid world.
  • Episode 3: A Hug or a Handshake?
    October 15, 2018 - The group discusses how to manage professional relationships, maintain a healthy and safe workplace culture, and how to identify and navigate tricky situations when it comes to personal space and appropriate communication.
  • Episode 2: Achieving a Successful Work-Life Balance
    September 24, 2018 - In the second episode of Director Download, the team discuss an eternal issue leaders face everyday — finding a fulfilling work-life balance and helping to instill a healthy work culture at the office.
  • Episode 1: Are You a Manager or a Leader?
    September 10, 2018 - Justin, Beth, Allie, and special guest Ron Day kick off a new podcast focused on many pivotal issues that will be addressed at NASFAA's Leadership & Legislative Conference & Expo.
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