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Five great schools for career placement

September 3, 2015, Posted In Admissions Strategy
Aidan

With the rising cost of college and an increasingly competitive job market, your child’s upcoming applications should consider more than just their four year education. While each of the following five schools are distinguished by their location, size and culture, they all maintain the necessary resources when it comes to career placement for recent graduates. … Continue reading Five great schools for career placement

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The benefit of high school jobs with college admissions

July 17, 2015, Posted In Admissions Strategy
Aidan

High school jobs come in all shapes and sizes. Just ask Warren Buffett, founder of Berkshire Hathaway, who worked summers as a paperboy. Or Ma Huateng, creator of WeChat, who earned a humble $176 per month during his first job. Even AcceptU Managing Director Sophie Gray is quick to confess that her first job was … Continue reading The benefit of high school jobs with college admissions

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How social media can help with college admissions

October 21, 2013, Posted In Admissions Strategy
Stephen

According to an annual Kaplan survey, more than 33% of admissions officers at the nation’s top 500 colleges found online material that hurt applicant’s chances of admission. Just as social media can be used against you, however, it can also be advantageous in the admissions process. Here’s how to use social media, including Facebook, Twitter … Continue reading How social media can help with college admissions

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