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African American Women Outnumber Their Male Counterparts in College

Kamala Appel, college admissions coach and author of "Keys to the C.A.S.T.L.E., College Admissions Secrets & Tips to Look Exceptional"

Mea Boykins just graduated from Spelman College in Atlanta this May. A psychology major, Ms. Boykins will be attending the London Metropolitan University in the fall where she plans to get her Masters’ degree in child, adolescent, and family mental health. Ms. Boykins doesn’t realize it, but she is NOT the exception, she is the […]

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Can a Business Plan Competition Pay for College and Launch Your Career?


Second year Harvard Business School student Kimball Thomas and his business partner Dave Smith had no idea they’d be in the baby merchandise business until they came up with the idea for Baby.com.br, an online store that sells baby products to the people of Brazil. They thought their idea was so forward thinking that they […]

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3 Creative New Careers That Combine Old Skills


If necessity is the mother of invention, then creativity has to be a close cousin. While it’s true that most jobs and careers come into existence by filling a need that people will pay for, there are some interesting careers that pop up as a direct result of creative thinking. Instead of finding a need […]

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