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I was recently asked by Shawn Hawksworth of yescollege.com to join him on a podcast and provide some advice on the college application process. Shawn host’s an informative podcast aimed at demystifying the college degree and application process. Each week he interviews experts from various fields to help students learn more about the many different..

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What may seem to be a long drive for a boring tour given by an overly peppy guide who speaks faster than ever imagined possible is actually more valuable than most families think if done right. Giving the students a clearer picture of what they want and don’t want from their future college, allowing them..

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Most 15 and 16 year olds are thinking about their next game, their latest high school crush, or getting their driver’s license, not about their college plans for 2 -3 years down the road. It seems a bit unfair that they should have to think about such important things at a young age, but that..

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  I am not going to lie and tell you college applications are easy or stress-free, but here are some steps to minimize the tears, hair-pulling and tension caused by this unfortunately infamous process. Establish School List Obviously you can’t begin planning and applying to colleges if you do not have your list of schools..

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It may have taken some hard work convincing my students to attend a camp, job shadow, or take a class over the summer, but ALL of them were thankful they did in the end. Why do I ask them to trade in their sleeping for work? The simple answer is DISCOVERY. At a time when..

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  http://www.usnews.com/education/blogs/college-admissions-playbook/articles/2016-12-27/4-new-years-resolutions-for-college-bound-high-school-students I took a look at this article this morning and thought about how simple the ideas are, yet a lot of high school students are unfortunately not counseled or informed enough to begin to think along these lines at such an early time. Most 15 and 16 year olds are thinking about their..

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Forbes – Best Universities for Employment 2016 As I looked over this list and saw the names of schools which we are all accustomed to seeing at the top, I thought about the kids who either will not have the chance to attend, do not want to attend, or do not fit those schools. What..

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Now that the stress of ED and EA deadlines has passed, it is time for seniors to focus on their Regular Decision applications. There is not a lot of time left, especially with holidays and end of marking period exams coming up. Students should use their weekends and evenings to tidy up their final essays..

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I’m not going to lie, a lot of college representatives have told me that they barely read these letters when going through the applications. However, for the few that do, it is important to have a good one to read. As with your essays, this is another way to set yourself apart from your ‘competition’..

So hopefully you have your college list narrowed down to the 5-10 schools to which you will apply. If you have decided to do Early Decision or Early Action, you only have 6-8 weeks left to get those applications finished. Here are some of the final steps to complete over the next few weeks: Ask..

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ACM is an international college consulting firm located in Fort Myers, FL dedicated to helping students and their families through the US college search and admissions process.

After getting to know the student and their family and gaining a clear understanding of their interests, goals and needs, we will establish a plan to guide them through the college selection and admission process. We create plans designated for students between 9th and 12th grade based upon their individual needs.

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