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The College Admissions Toolbox Podcast: College Applications, Essays, Scholarships, Test Prep, and More…

Stressed about applying to college? Looking for that *something* to provide an edge when test scores and GPA aren't enough to set your child apart? College admission counselor Steve Schwartz (Steve@CollegeAdmissionsToolbox.com) shares insights on everything college admissions – college essays, scholarships, test prep, and more. This show is for you if you’re looking to craft college applications that will showcase your child's strengths and maximize chances of admission. Please (1) subscribe, (2) rate + review, (3) email me your questions.
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Oct 29, 2015

In this episode, I share all the details on the upcoming Google Hangout (and Brooklyn Meetup!) I'm hosting on this Sunday, November 1st!

Get show notes at http://CollegeAdmissionsToolbox.com/Hangout

Oct 26, 2015

Founder and president of Smart College Visit, Kelly Queijo is an award-winning college admissions marketer and entrepreneur.

Among her many accolades are the Council for the Advancement and Support of Education Merit Award, Best Business Concept from the 2010 VT Knowledgeworks Entrepreneurial Summit, 2013 Best Technology Company, Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce, and ADDY award for her recruitment viewbook, and various awards from the University and College Designers Association.

Smart College Visit is headquartered at the Virginia Tech Corporate Research Center in Blacksburg VA.

Get show notes at http://CollegeAdmissionsToolbox.com/29

Oct 19, 2015

Sri Subramanian is the daughter of a college dean and has spent over 30 years on college campuses. As a professional, she lives at the intersection of people, business and technology. She has led successful teams and built market leading products that are used by over 10,000,000 people every day. Sri is also the mother of school-age children.

With Volv, she hopes to give young students the tools that a make for a successful college application -- those same tools that will also be the cornerstone of a successful career.

Get show notes at http://CollegeAdmissionsToolbox.com/28

 

Oct 15, 2015

In this bonus episode, I share all the details on answering the "Why OUR College?" essay!

 

Check out http://CollegeAdmissionsToolbox.com/Essays to sign up for a premium college essay course that includes access to exclusive resources and a private community that will help you write the best college essays possible.

Oct 12, 2015

Ruth Vedvik, co-author of The Financial Aid Handbook, has worked in College and University admission for 39 years - 26 years as a practicing enrollment professional at six colleges and universities both private and public, highly selective and less selective and single sex. She was the chief admission officer at three of the six schools.

She became a principal with Hardwick~Day, an enrollment consulting firm, in 2002 working with colleges and universities across the country.

In 2012, she and Carol Stack wrote The Financial Aid Handbook to help families understand how schools award grants and scholarships so that students can find the best colleges they can afford.

Get show notes at http://CollegeAdmissionsToolbox.com/27

 

Oct 8, 2015

In this bonus episode, I share all the details on editing your college essay!

Check out http://CollegeAdmissionsToolbox.com/Essays to sign up for a premium college essay course that includes access to exclusive resources and a private community that will help you write the best college essays possible.

Oct 5, 2015

Lian Dolan graduated from Pomona College with a degree in Classics. She is a writer and broadcaster whose work has appeared on TV, radio, in magazines, and on the LA Times Bestseller list. She is a mother of two boys, a college sophomore and a high school junior.

Get show notes at http://CollegeAdmissionsToolbox.com/26

 

 

Oct 1, 2015

In this bonus episode, I share all the details on how NOT to write your college essay!

Check out http://CollegeAdmissionsToolbox.com/Essays to sign up for a premium college essay course that includes access to exclusive resources and a private community that will help you write the best college essays possible.

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