On Being Yourself in College Admissions

It’s important to be yourself. A lot of folks give their friends pep talks before they go on dates. Maybe their words of encouragement go something like, “Just be you.” It’s simple. It’s straightforward. And it’s advice that folks often also apply to the highly selective college admissions process. But … 

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Being Yourself in College Admissions

We sometimes hear parents who are prospective clients say something like, “I want the best version of my child to shine through to admissions officers.” And then they ask us, “Can you help us do this?” Our answer: “Not if your child plays video games all day long. In that case, … 

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