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Episode 99 – What We Wish We Knew Before We Attended College

Episode 99 – What We Wish We Knew Before We Attended College

As we approach our 100th podcast, the College Scoops Team reflected on all the incredible advice and insights we have gathered through our outreach and interviews with experts in the college and career arena. Today, we are going to take a look back at some of their answers to a few of our favorite questions: What did you wish you knew before attending college?

Episode 97: 5 Minutes to Tell Your Story

Episode 97: 5 Minutes to Tell Your Story

The average amount of time an admissions officer has to read your entire application is five minutes. How can students capture and keep the attention of an admissions officer (or interviewer) in such a short amount of time? How do you tell your story without ever meeting the person who’s deciding whether or not to admit you?

Five Signs Your Child May Be Struggling In College

Five Signs Your Child May Be Struggling In College

College is a time of growth, independence, and opportunity for your child. It can also be an incredibly stressful time for you, especially if you are far away from your child’s college campus.

As a parent, you may be worrying about everything from whether your child is getting enough sleep, to whether they can get good grades in college level courses.

Episode 96: How To Get Your Teen To Talk

Episode 96: How To Get Your Teen To Talk

As parents, getting our teens to talk to us can be challenging especially during the high school years. At times, it may seem like your son or daughter talks to everyone BUT you. Building a healthy relationship with your kids takes time, energy and patience. It is also a two-way street.

Episode 93: The Power of Self Discovery

Episode 93: The Power of Self Discovery

From supplemental essays to SAT and ACT preparation, the college application process may seem like a daunting task to many students and parents. Beth and Greg Langston, founders of College Flight Plan, assist students through this stressful period and beyond. Beth and Greg take a holistic approach to the college application process, helping students find their purpose and passion along the way.

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