College-Bound Consulting Testimonial from Recent High School Grad

Are You College Bound? How Can We Help You? We love helping students and parents reach their goals! We also appreciate feedback on a job well done. So we’d like to share this testimonial from Tommy that just came in. “Without the help of Mr. Parsons at College-Bound Consulting, I would not […]

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I Hired a Professional College Consultant – One Parent’s Story

Like every mother, I believe my middle son is brilliant, but a professional psychiatrist diagnosed him with mild dyslexia accompanied by some focus issues. I had been tutoring him for years: not because he didn’t understand and excel in the subject matter being taught, but because I began to notice […]

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College Prep Advice From A Parent Who’s Been There

College Prep Advice and Tips – From a Parent Who’s Been There! We asked one of our parents to answer three questions about the college prep and admission process. Here is the story of Kerrilynne Thomas. 1. What was your own college prep like years ago? I didn’t have a […]

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How to Survive the College Admissions Grind

Just the other day, I had a mother approach me to ask if it was too early for her son to start working with me on a college admissions strategy. This is a question I get all of the time, however, finding out that her son was still in the […]

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Parental Control: Understanding Your Role When it Comes to Your Child and Extracurricular Activities

  My nine-year-old son didn’t come to me when he had made his mind up that he wanted to quit karate.  Instead, he enlisted the services of his mother to convince me that it was OK to walk away after nearly three years.  When I finally sat down with him […]

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Students: Take Control of Your Social Media

Social Media and The High School Student By now, most students have heard the horror story about some student who was rejected by his top school because of a less-than- flattering picture that made its way to Facebook; or, worse yet, had his acceptance rescinded because of a controversial tweet that seemed harmless […]

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