The Power of Summer Internships in College Planning: A Guide for Parents of High Schoolers

The Power of Summer Internships in College Planning: A Guide for Parents of High Schoolers

Did you know that 70% of colleges consider internships during application review? As the parent of a high schooler navigating the college application maze, you know every step counts. Summer internships offer a powerful edge, fostering career exploration, building valuable skills, and strengthening college applications. Internships aren't just about reading job descriptions. They propel your teen into the heart of a chosen field. Imagine them assisting a marketing team with social media...

Important Insights on Choosing a College

Important Insights on Choosing a College

As parents, we want our kids to have a career they love, yet we also want them to be able to live on their own and pay the bills. Research shows if your job contains at least 75% of what you naturally like to do, you will be THREE TIMES more successful. How do we accomplish this? How do we know, especially as a teen, that a specific career will bring that success?  We only know our interests based on exposure. We try to get our kids involved in many different activities to help them find their...