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November 7, 2019

When You Want to Give Your Kid the Best

As parents, you want to give your kid the best opportunities. But what does that look like? In this episode, we sit down and have a raw, honest conversation about…
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November 7, 2019

College Planning Horror Stories!

In this Halloween-perfect episode, we discuss the scariest college planning horror stories we've encountered (to help you, the listener, avoid them!)
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September 11, 2019

What is Naviance?

Naviance by Hobsons is a comprehensive K-12 college and career readiness platform that enables self-discovery, career exploration, academic planning, and college preparation for millions of students across all ages and…
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August 28, 2019

Early Decision vs Early Action

What does "early decision" and "early action" mean when choosing a college? It could mean the loss of your negotiating power for a better tuition price tag. Confused about the…
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August 21, 2019

Your Questions Answered – How Do We Get More Money For College?

We've received a lot of questions this summer, but one of the questions that we've seen most often is from the parents of students who are already committed to a…
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April 12, 2019

College and Students with Learning Differences

There are schools that deal with learning differences better than others. We don't want that be the primary deciding factor on a college--we still really want proper career development work…
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April 1, 2019

College Madness vs. March Madness

Bracket busted? Don't bust of your college choice too. In fact, don't pick your college like your bracket at all. Here's what we mean...and how to do it right.
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March 14, 2019

College Admissions Bribery Scandal Podcast

What happened in this college admissions scandal? And how big is the problem? College Planning experts at College Liftoff, a premier college planning firm, sound off.
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February 28, 2019

You’re accepted! Now what?

Getting into college was no small feat. You might be tempted to respond to your acceptances to "solidify" your status as a new college student, but WAIT! Listen to this…
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February 28, 2019

Advocating for students’ futures

Our mission is to secure students' futures...and save them and their families thousands of dollars along the way. Here we introduce you to one man who is helping us spread…
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February 13, 2019

A college student’s experience with college planning

We love when our past clients come back to let us know how they're doing in college! Today one of our former clients, Madeleine, not a sophomore at Kent State,…
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January 16, 2019

The Student Athlete Path to College

In this episode, Aaron and Alexandra speak with Aaron Conrad, Director of Operations at Bo Jackson Elite Sports in Hilliard (OH) about the upcoming free seminar The Road From High…
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October 5, 2018

7 Worst College Majors To Repay Student Loans

It's not that you shouldn't study these things! It's just that there's a better way.
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April 24, 2018

Can You Take The Summer Off?

Why using the summer months to devise your college strategy is the best thing you can do for yourself.
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March 13, 2018

What IS this major anyway? Part 2

Breaking Down Degree Sets: Operations, Logistics and Industrial Engineering audiogram
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February 15, 2018

What IS this major?

(Biomedical Science, Biomedical Engineering, and Biomolecular Engineering) In this ongoing series, Aaron Greene breaks down different degree sets and what they actually do and mean.
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February 15, 2018

College Is Not A Bumper Sticker mix

As acceptance and rejection letters roll in, it's important to remember that college is NOT the destination. It's the vehicle to get you to the destination. Let's not lose sight…
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January 5, 2018

Here Come The Acceptance Letters

What's going on with college admissions? Why are some students accepted and some not? Here's what's really going on.
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January 5, 2018

The Myth Of Sports Scholarships

Your child is a great student-athlete! So how can you leverage his or her athleticism when it comes to college? And should you? What's really going on in the world…
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November 30, 2017

So I Never Wanna Grow Up

Why are so many college grads living with their parents? Why don't they just grow up already? Here, Aaron sheds some truth and light onto the notion that Millennials "just…
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December 13, 2016

Part 2: So, should I be paying for my child’s college at all?

This is another question many parents ask. Many parents did put themselves through college with jobs waiting tables and similar jobs. So why can't this generation of college-aged students just…
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December 13, 2016

Part 1: Help! Have I saved enough for college?

It's the million dollar question. Do you have enough money saved to send your child to college? How much do I need to have saved? In this eye-opening podcast, Aaron…
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November 7, 2016

Should College Be Free?

Should college be free? It's a hot-button topic given our political climate and upcoming election, and we can all agree that the costs associated with college have gone through the…
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September 29, 2016

Deal or No Deal?

Recently, a local college made headlines by publicizing “free tuition” for a handful of urban students. A good deal for some...or is it? Aaron Greene breaks down what this really…
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September 29, 2016

College Gone Crazy

With college tuition up more than 300% in the last 10 years and student loan debt topping $1.3 trillion, one thing’s for sure: college has gone crazy.