Decapitated Bodies and Your College Essay

Before I tell you what the h-ell today’s subject header is about, let me do a little ‘splaining. 🙂 Picture the life of your average admissions officer, sorting through application after application, long into the dark, cold winter nights. It’s not easy to figure out who’s qualified to attend a particular college, given rampant high…

How To Avoid College Overwhelm

ACT & SAT Classes  College Planning “Secrets” Workshops Which of these questions do you have? How do we even know what colleges to look at? My kid has “no clue” what she wants to major in! How the h-ll can anyone pay 70K per year for college? WHY would anyone pay 70K per year for…

How To Get Into Harvard, Yale, Princeton, Stanford, Penn, Brown, Dartmouth..

Our Class of 2018 coaching clients had a good year.  Many had a GREAT year, getting into at least one of their top 1-3 choices. Or more. We worked one-on-one with kids who got into Harvard, Yale, Princeton, Stanford, Dartmouth, Penn, Brown, Cornell, Duke as well as many other competitive colleges.  Congrats to all of ’em! 😉…

Free ACT/SAT Diagnostic This Saturday

It’s funny – and a little sad – to me how many kids decide on the SAT or ACT for the wrong reasons. She’s bad at science, so she’s taking the SAT. (The “Science” section is actually glorified reading, lots of charts and graphs.) I heard the ACT is easier. (It’s not.  But neither is the…

Find Your College Scholarships and Acceptances Pot O’ Gold

Lads and Lasses Tomorrow (Tuesday night!), my wee bonnie lass and I are going to help you discover your college admissions and financial aid pot of gold at the end of the college planning rainbow! That’s right, Pearl and I have kissed the Blarney Stone, cleaned/sanitized our lips and are ready to help you get…