162 – Summer Programs, Study Guides, Improving Vocab & More

22 May

You’ve got questions, and we’ve got answers! Join us as we discuss the following questions: Summer Programs for College Prep: We are looking at the Stanford University “High School Summer College” program for our son. The classes are interesting, and it looks … Read More »

159: Perfection Paralysis and How to Get Unstuck When Writing

8 May

Do writing assignments take you longer than necessary because you often feel stuck? Join Gretchen as she shares an interesting tool she created with a client to help him with his perfection paralysis.  Specifically, she and Megan discuss: What perfection … Read More »

158: 5 Secrets to Taking Multiple Choice Tests Well

1 May

Too many students struggle with multiple choice tests. Often, this difficulty is not that they don’t know the material but rather because they haven’t learned how to take those tests well. Listen in as Megan provides her top five tips so you … Read More »

157: Tips from a Professor About How to Rock College

24 Apr

Listen in to a college professor talk about what skills make for a successful college student! Special guest Tina Kruse shares what she’s learned from 15 years teaching freshman seminars at a small liberal arts college, including: What is a … Read More »

152: Q&A – Math Mistakes, Gap Years, Distracted Studying & More

20 Mar

It’s another Q&A Show! Here are the questions that we tackle in this episode: 1. Weird Mistakes in Math. My math teacher is a little confusing, which gets me doing weird things that complicate matters on simple problems. Mom thinks it … Read More »

150: Time Saving Homework Tips, Admissions Deadlines & Early Decision

6 Mar

You’ve got questions, and we’ve got answers! On today’s Q&A show, learn about how to make online textbook reading less time consuming, what to do once you’ve been accepted via early decision, and whether there’s wiggle room to submit another ACT … Read More »

149: Lesser Known Tests for College Admissions

27 Feb

Did you know that there are more college admissions tests than just the ACT and SAT? Some of these replace the ACT/SAT, and some of them are required in addition to these tests. During this episode, Megan walks us through … Read More »

147: Eight Reasons to Apply to Canadian Universities

13 Feb

Did you know that you can save more than $20K a year by going to Canadian Universities, as compared to American ones? There are many other reasons why American students might want to consider Canadian universities. Join us as guest … Read More »