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Creating The Command Center

One of the questions I get asked all of the time is:  What can my family be doing now to prepare my student for college and beyond?  My answer:  Strive
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What Steps To Take If You Get Deferred

Many people believe that being deferred marks the end of the road on their journey with a particular school, however, that is not always the case. There are several steps
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Top Things You Can Be Doing NOW to Create a Competitive College Application

At e.Merging we believe that there is no such thing as “too early” to be thinking about the future.  We think of the resume as an opportunity to envision the
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Why is Diversity of Experience Important?

Students with a diversity of experience have a background, upbringing, or other life circumstances that have fundamentally shaped how they see the world. These experiences could be cultural, ethnic, religious,
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Did You Miss My Last Webinar?

The topic of my last webinar was, “What Are Colleges Looking For?” The Common Application requires students to share the “story” of their high school years by including transcript, test
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How Contribution Can Boost Your College Application

Contribution to others has benefits that extend far beyond building an excellent resume for college applications. Contributing to others is known to make people happier, healthier, inspire others, and promotes
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