Tag: expert advice

Planning Your Law School Living Expenses: 1L Year

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Assistant Director of Financial Aid, New England Law | Boston

Before you have a financial-aid panic attack going into your first year of law school, take a look at these tips from a law school financial aid insider. read more

Land Your Dream Career Using Social Media

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Authors, "Land Your Dream Career in College: The Complete Guide for Success"

It's time to get your first "real-world" job. So exciting. So terrifying. But don't worry. You've had a secret weapon in your corner all along . . . read more

Ask Super Senior: Should I Have a Long-Distance Relationship in College?

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Need help dealing with your peers, parents, and other predicaments? Ask Super Senior! Today's problem: is a long-distance relationship in college right for this high school couple? read more

7 Things to Do on the First Day of a New Job

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English Tutor, TutorNerds

What is a new employee supposed to do on their first day to ensure success when transitioning from college to the workforce? read more

Securing Your Digital Life on Campus: Computer Tips for Students

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Student, Concordia University Irvine

In our technological world, there are several steps you can take to maintain control over your computer, your digital data, and your digital persona. read more

Why Your College Application Essay Matters

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Vice President for Enrollment and University Communications, Willamette University

Worried about writing the "perfect" college application essay? Guess what: admission officers don't want perfect! One admission insider explains. read more

How to Stand Out With Your College Essay

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President, Wow Writing Workshop

We're bringing you the top five tips for standing out in your college essay, straight from admissions officers! Get the college application tips on CX now. read more

How to Write the Why Us Essay

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President, Wow Writing Workshop

Many colleges and universities offer up a "why this college?" prompt for required application essays. Do you know the best way to approach it? Find out on CX now! read more

4 Important Factors for Helping Your Child Choose a College

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Founder and Owner, Tier One Tutors

Here are the four most important factors to consider when helping your student choose a college . . . read more

Essential Advice for Hiring an Independent College Advisor

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President and CEO, International College Counselor; Author

With high school counselors facing heavy caseloads, many families have turned to private college counselors. Here are some important considerations families should keep in mind before hiring one. read more