Admissions Tuesday Tip: Know Your Weaknesses

Posted by on Jul 9, 2019 in Tuesday Tips, Tuesday Tips

Tuesday Tip: Know Your Weaknesses It’s important to understand your weaknesses; trust us, whoever is reviewing your application is highly skilled at finding all of your application holes! Most candidates have some, if not multiple, weaknesses in their application profile.  The key to graduate school application success is to understand those weaknesses and proactively address […]

Application Do’s and Dont’s

Posted by on Jul 6, 2019 in Undergraduate Posts

Application season is in full swing. Here are some tips to help you successfully navigate the college application process: Do… Start Early Before things get too hectic with senior year, use the end of the summer and the start of the school year to finalize your school selections, create your Common Application account and school-specific accounts, […]

Admissions Tuesday Tip: Research Schools

Posted by on Jul 2, 2019 in Tuesday Tips, Tuesday Tips

Tuesday Tip: Research Schools In this Tuesday’s Tip, you’ll learn the importance of researching schools to narrow your graduate school list to be more meaningful and realistic. Researching schools is not a finite task during the graduate school application process.  Clearly, you will need to research schools to narrow your school list, but you will also […]

How to choose the right law schools to apply to

Posted by on Jun 25, 2019 in Graduate Posts

You’ve decided that law school is your next step.  But, there are approximately 200 accredited law schools in the US.  How do you choose which schools to apply to? Many applicants want to apply to only the top schools, as ranked by US News and World Report rankings or a similar organization.  The methodology of […]

Admissions Tuesday Tip: Cast a Wide Net

Posted by on Jun 25, 2019 in Tuesday Tips, Tuesday Tips

Tuesday Tip: Cast a Wide Net In this Tuesday Tip, you’ll learn the importance of casting a wide net when it comes to early school selection for graduate school. If you’re early in the graduate admissions process, you need to proactively think through your school list strategies.  You want to avoid tunnel vision when it comes […]

To apply or not to apply….that is the question

Posted by on Jun 17, 2019 in Graduate Posts

As the end of each calendar year approaches, we tend to get the panicky calls, emails, and texts (how did you even get my number..?) from applicants who are not sure if now is the right time to apply.  For college applicants, the decision is much easier – if you’ve spent the right amount of […]

Why You Shouldn’t Trust Your Friends Advice

Posted by on Jun 16, 2019 in Undergraduate Posts

Top 5 reasons why you don’t want to get advice from your friends during the admissions process.

Making the Most of Your Summer – Before Senior Year

Posted by on Jun 11, 2019 in Undergraduate Posts

The summer is finally here. Time to kick back and relax before the final push of your high school career, right? Unfortunately, I think this notion was generated in the same rumor mill that would have you believe that senior year is a time to coast. The reality is that if you are applying to […]

Should I re-take the GMAT

Posted by on May 12, 2019 in Graduate Posts

Not sure if you should re-take your GMAT or GRE? Here are some things to consider as you’re making your decision.

Fantasy Football – The Secret to MBA Admission?

Posted by on May 4, 2019 in Graduate Posts

The “every down back” equivalent for MBA admissions is the candidate that has it all – performance at work, a strong academic background, good test scores, personal successes and triumphs, community impact, youthful good looks (okay- this isn’t totally necessary – just dress well).