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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On Being Yourself in College Essays

You hear the old refrain a lot in life: Be yourself. Don’t try to be someone you’re not. They say it’s true on job interviews. They say it’s true in dating. And there are many within the college admissions community who say it’s also true in college essays. Want to … 

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