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Dear 9th Graders: College Applications Can Wait. Following These 5 Tips Can't

Nothing helps refine a description of your job like trying to explain it to a 10-year-old. That's how I arrived at what is probably the simplest explanation of what I do: I help students apply to college.<p>In one way or another, that's what I've done for the last 20 years -- and I can't imagine doing …

SEO Copywriting: How to Write Content For People and Optimize For Google

If you want to build your blog audience, you’re going to have to get smarter with your content.<p><i>One of the biggest challenges that bloggers and</i> …

Menswear as New Yorker

Move over, Blue Man Group! New York City has got another spectacular nonstop men-only attraction landing on its West Side shores.<p>The Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) is launching New York Fashion Week: Men's. The long-anticipated standalone showcase for American men's fashion will …

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5 ways to a happier (financial) life

It all comes down to this.<p>I wrote for the first edition of The Wall Street Journal Sunday. It seems fitting I should help bring down the curtain with …

10 Best Online Resources for Learning Programming Language

If you are looking to learn any programming language, we recommend you to find for free resources online. There are a lot of websites and resources …

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16 Best Online Resources to Learn Programming Easily

Share Email Comments<p>Development is a very complex and fun task. You need to be extremely quick and efficient, to match the deadlines and the …

Find colleges that want you more than you want them

Don’t feed the frenzied fever of the college admissions process. Families often get caught up in the high stakes of college admissions competition. …

9 essay writing tips to ‘wow’ college admissions officers

You’ve taken the tests, requested the recommendations, completed the common app, and now it’s finally time to refocus on what you’ve been putting off: the essay.<p>While most students spend days, sometimes weeks, perfecting their personal statements, admissions officers only spend about three to five …

Current Students Share Advice on Making the Right College Choice

High school seniors deciding among multiple college acceptances may wonder how they can be sure they are making the right choice. It is no small …

When Does It Make Sense for You to Apply Early Action or Early Decision to College?

<b>Why Colleges Offer Early Admission</b><p>Most high school students and their parents focus on the advantages that early applications offer them, often not realizing that colleges benefit the most from early appications. Here are some of the reasons colleges like Early Decision (ED) that explain something …

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Lifestyle | College Admissions: Top 10 College Admissions Websites

88T.<p>Art Institute of Boston at Lesley University<p>GoLocal 2013 ranking: N/A<p>Enrollment: 1,568<p>Tuition: $34,500<p>Admission Rate: 63.91%<p>Lesley University is …

Here’s what to include on your college application - TODAY.com

College admissions professionals Ashley Pallie and Christoph Guttentag, along with Katherine Cohen from Ivywise, discuss the qualities of a great admissions essay and why it’s important for students to come across as authentic.<p><b>More:</b> Pop Culture Celebs On the show Kathie Lee & Hoda

How To Write a Great College Essay

By onNovember 17, 2014 in Admission practices, Admissions, Applying<p>Today I am excited to share an online conversation that I recorded with <b>Janine</b> …

Lifestyle | College Admissions: Research and Internship Explanations that Get Noticed

College Admissions: Research and Internship Explanations that Get Noticed<p>Photo Credit: iStock<p>I spend time in January as an application reader for a …

Duke's Dean Of Admissions: Who Gets Into Top Colleges And What Makes The Difference

The competition to earn admission to America’s Top Colleges is as fierce as ever.<p>In this interview, Christoph Guttentag, Duke University’s highly respected Dean of Undergraduate Admissions, takes parents and students inside the mysterious process of determining who gets admitted to elite colleges, …

The ABCs of the ACT

Three little letters can make teens and parents a little on edge.<p>ACT.<p>Short for the American College Test, the ACT is taken by 1.8 million high school …

Advice from College Students on Writing the College Application Essay

It's that time of the year again. I remember stressing about my college application essay, brainstorming countless of times, and writing 10 different drafts before settling with my final essay. It was one of the most challenging moments of applying abroad. I mean, how could you possibly tell your …

6 Ways to Stand Out in Your College Interview

Even though the college application process is probably wearing you down at this point, it’s no time to slack off! There’s still lots to do, …

Typographer’s typefaces

The 25 most admired typefaces by typographers, type designers and letterers.<p>In case you missed our most popular post from last year, here it is again. It’s also been translated into Japanese.<p>Selecting the right typeface makes all the difference to effective design and communication. But with over 100,000 font families to pick from it can be a daunting task. There are some excellent guides on how to choose a typeface and helpful methods for pairing typefaces but in order to apply these …

The 5 Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read, or Read Again, in 2015

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Time is perhaps the rarest and most coveted asset an entrepreneur has in their life. The time to read is a crucial but often challenging feat to tackle on every entrepreneur’s to-do list. So when you take the time out of your hectic day …

Why SEO is much easier than you think

Search-engine optimization (SEO) has gone through a series of evolutions over the years. Older tactics, which focused on keyword-based optimization and black-hat practices, have become obsolete, and modern strategies, which focus on user experience, have come to replace them. Throughout its …

Entrepreneur's 10 Most Popular Stories of 2014

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As 2014 winds to a close, it seems the perfect time to stop and reflect on the stories that truly resonated with our audience this year. While individual topics ranged from tips on boosting daily productivity, to methods for delivering …

15 Fintech Startups To Watch In 2015

Huge institutions, archaic systems and lots of money at stake. These are the conditions that have brought tech entrepreneurs to the wildly exciting and growing arena of financial tech. Fintech companies, as they’ve come to be called, are easing payment processes, reducing fraud, saving users money, …

Top 25 Business Podcasts for Entrepreneurs

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In 2014, podcasts have resurfaced as a fantastic learning and marketing tool. Podcasts allow experts to bring a variety of ideas and perspectives to the table - plus their format makes them easy to produce and listen to. Podcasts make …

The Best Programming Languages Every Beginner Should Learn

But, as is the case with any new skill, it can be difficult to know where to start. Here are a few steps you should take early on and programming languages that are best-suited for beginners.<p>"Drag and drop" programming is a basic technique that allows you to build code by dragging and dropping …

Millennial Entrepreneurs Lead The Way: Intelligence, Access, Action

Part II<p>Further exploring how millennials are building the entrepreneurial community I spoke with Sheena Lindahl and Michael Simmons, co-founders of Empact.<p>Sheena and Michael founded Empact in 2006 to bring entrepreneurism to college campuses and beyond. Sheena recalls when colleges were the only …