5 Things Admissions Officers Look For in an Application Essay

by • November 17, 2014

By David at EssaysCoach.com Within your college application, your personal statement is your one opportunity for the admissions officer to “meet you”, to visualize the person behind the numbers. While no essay can save an unqualified application, an outstanding essay can push an otherwise mediocre application into the “yes” pile. However, writing a good application essay is hard. Many students write essays that are too cliché or too shallow; others write essays that are impersonal and uninformative; some are even unfortunate enough to write essays that cause their own rejection. This… MORE →

6 Ways to Celebrate Books

by • November 14, 2014
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When it begins to get chilly outside, avid readers know there is no better afternoon activity than to curl up by the fire with a good book and a big cup of tea. As C.S. Lewis said, “You can never get a cup of tea large enough… MORE →

Conquering Email in the Workplace

by • November 10, 2014
3 Tips for Conquering Email in the Workplace

Conquering Email in the Workplace How the right approach is a key ingredient to your future success. Whether you are just starting your career or simply settling in at a new environment, the initial adjustment period can be a bit tricky. One important discipline that threatens the… MORE →