Best Application Essays podcasts we could find (Updated November 2018)
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Endeavor
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Welcome to the Endeavor podcast! We discuss education, optimizing high school, planning for college, and the importance of sharing YOUR story. Follow us on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/endeavorpod and please join our Facebook group for videos, articles, and more tips at https://www.facebook.com/groups/209067989864086/ .
 
The Ask Dr. Gray: Premed Q&A podcast is an "almost daily" audio version of the Facebook Live videos that Dr. Gray does on the Medical School Headquarters Facebook page. If you can't watch the videos, or like audio more, this is for you! Dr. Gray covers everything under the sun, answering your questions. Call them in to 617-410-6747.
 
Interviews, essays, facts and tips about process improvement and measurement in the Information Technology arena!
 
Helping busy parents of college bound teens secure a top-tier education --without massive debt! Become a supporter of this podcast:https://anchor.fm/gettheacceptanceletter/support
 
better grades with less stress on the path to the perfect college
 
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Stranova
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Interviews and essays exploring the intersection of Strategy and Innovation.
 
The Plain Speaker: Opinions on Books, Men, and Things is a posthumous collection of essays by William Hazlitt, organized by his grandson, William Carew Hazlitt. The book contains some of Hazlitt's more famous essays that couldn't be found in book format. (Summary by Leni)
 
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Med Student Mentor
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The Scope Health Sciences Radio highlights the topics you want to know about to live a happier and healthier life and informs you about leading-edge research and trends in medicine. The opinions expressed are those of our physicians and do not necessarily reflect those of The University of Utah.
 
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Hi, my name is Treasure Shields Redmond and I am known as the "#DebtFreeDegree Expert." I help busy parents of college bound teens secure top tier education without massive debt. I do that at www.GetTheAcceptanceLetter.onlineTap here to join a community of parents who have unlimited access to the #DebtFreeDegree System that netted my son $164,0 ...…
 
Too many students have poor grammar, and it weakens their writing. This has become increasingly obvious to Megan as she works with students on writing their college admissions essays. If you are looking for skills to build or strengthen with students grades 6-12, consider following some of Megan’s advice to improve students’ grammar and usage. ...…
 
SPaMCAST 520 features our interview with Doc Norton. We talked about his new book Escape Velocity, measurement, and why velocity isn’t generally a good measure for teams. By the time teams get to a point where story point velocity is consistent and predictable, they will have better tools that have fewer negative side effects. Doc’s Bio Doc Nor ...…
 
Did you know that you can apply to LOTS of colleges at one time? And more than that, did you know that applying to LOTS of colleges is a step on the path to a #DebtFreeDegree? Listen to find out HOW.If you join the Get The Acceptance Letter Academy email list HERE:http://online.us12.list-manage.com/subscribe?u=f0cabd50e79951f8d56a2322b&id=00aeb ...…
 
Frequent co-host Kristi Davin joins Jason to discuss the various costs of college, the truth about 'free tuition', and scholarships.If you have any questions on this topic or any other, please reach out to us at www.twitter.com/endeavorpod .Join us at www.facebook.com/EndeavorParents for more tips, videos, & information.…
 
Parenting teens is hard! Recently Gretchen asked all the coaches in her Facebook group for their advice to parents of their clients. Here is a summary of what they said — in a convenient and memorable top 10 list. We’ve included the full list below. Tune in to hear Gretchen and Megan discuss them all, as well as to find out which ones Megan dis ...…
 
SPaMCAST 519 features our essay on a code of ethics for agile coaches. A code of ethics is a compilation of ethical principles brought together into a framework. Most professions have a code of ethics that guide their behaviors, typically guided by an association that provides credentials. I think it is time to discuss a code of ethics for agil ...…
 
Episode 49: How Your College Bound Teen's High School Can Help Them Find ScholarshipsContact me to come to your school and host a "SCHOLARSHIP-A-THON" or a "DEA-DAY" (DROP EVERYTHING & APPLY DAY).www.GetTheAcceptanceLetter.onlineEmail: ProfessorRedmond@GetTheAcceptanceLetter.online Become a supporter of this podcast:https://anchor.fm/gettheacce ...…
 
College interviews are not as big a deal as you think, but there are still some easy tips for how to knock them out of the park. In fact, it is nearly impossible to screw up your interview unless you commit some basic faux pas. Listen in as Megan provides some tips, including: what exactly a college interview is for, and how the basic process w ...…
 
SPaMCAST 518 features our interview with Rebecca Staton-Reinstein. We discussed leadership, the difference between leadership and management, coaching versus mentoring and who should own your improvement program. Rebecca and I have known each other for years and I have always enjoyed her wisdom and pragmatic advice. She really delivers the good ...…
 
At a recent speaking gig about how to tackle procrastination, students asked Gretchen how to make school work fun! They seemed incredulous that “fun” is even a worthwhile pursuit when it comes to school. Listen in as Gretchen provides a few thoughts about how to take responsibility for making your learning by “anti-boring” no matter how bored y ...…
 
SPaMCAST 517 is very different from my original plan -- and pretty cool if I do say so my self. This week I spoke at ISMA 16 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. I was originally scheduled to open the session, however, the translators were two hours late. The Portuguese speaking speakers were moved earlier so that the conference could get started. During my w ...…
 
HOW TO CHOOSE A MAJORHere are 8 things to consider when choosing a majorI got these 8 things to consider from an article by Christian Eilers, a resume expert on ZETY1. Identify Interests, Values, Passions, and Abilities.2. Consider the Future.3. Choose the Right School.4. Give Yourself Time.5. Get Help.6. Spot Any Disadvantages Before Choosing ...…
 
Military academies require a lot of extra work to apply to, but it can be worth it for the high quality free education they provide if you get in. In this episode, Megan answers this listener question and details the steps it takes to apply and get accepted to these kinds of schools: Dear Megan and Gretchen, I have begun to listen to you at the ...…
 
SPaMCAST 516 features our interview with Nishi Grover Garg. Nishi and I started by discussing the major differences in agile and non-agile testing and ended with a discussion of agile pods. This is a wonderfully idea-rich interview. Note: I am recording part of this episode remotely from a hotel in Brazil! Nishi’s Bio: Nishi is a Consulting Agi ...…
 
How a poor girl from the projects became the #DebtFreeDegree expertFind out my story and how I can help your college bound family here: www.GetTheAcceptanceLetter.onlinePS. Get 3 months of access to the #DebtFreeDegree community, where you get a step by step system that'll show you how to get your kid into college and DEBT FREE for only $36!htt ...…
 
Indiana Wesleyan University has revamped their Learning Center and peer tutoring programs to be more “Study Cycle” friendly. Back in August Gretchen interviewed Melissa Sprock, Indiana Wesleyan University’s Learning Center Director, and opened up the interview for others to attend on Zoom. Listen in as Melissa and Gretchen discuss the Learning ...…
 
SPaMCAST 515 features our essay on transformation and agile metrics. Whether you like the word transformation or not, many in the process improvement and agile communities help to facilitate change. Involvement in any non-trivial change effort requires resources, people, support and the expenditure of political capital. Metrics are tools for ge ...…
 
If you have a high school junior or senior, you’ve probably seen the college admissions marketing machine in action. Colleges are spending about $1 million dollars each year to attract new students and there are some things you need to understand. On today’s episode, Megan shares: The reasons the college search process is dependent on marketing ...…
 
SPaMCAST 514 features our interview with John Clapham. John and I talked DevOps, people, agile, and how all those pieces fit together coherently or not. John even quoted Bill and Ted’s Excellent Adventure. This is a big, fun, informative interview! John Clapham is an experienced coach, trainer, and consultant, specializing in DevOps and Agile. ...…
 
Frequent co-host Kristi Davin provides a first-person parent perspective on helping your children and students build a college list along with the traps to avoid.If you have any questions on this topic or any other, please reach out to us at http://www.twitter.com/endeavorpod .Join us at http://www.facebook.com/EndeavorParents for more tips, vi ...…
 
Have you been worrying about the FAFSA? Isn't it stressful being a busy parent of a college bound teen and worrying about filling out the FAFSA correctly? I figured out how to, and not just me, but ALL of the families I've helped have too. Now it's your turn. Let me show you the 5 key mistakes to avoid on the 2019-20 FAFSA. TAP HERE TO JOIN ME ...…
 
Host Jason Breitkopf is joined by frequent guest and co-host Kristi Davin to discuss the recent controversies engulfing the College Board and the SAT.For more information, check out our blog post: https://www.chyten.com/current-controversy-around-sat-scores.htmlIf you have any questions on this topic or any other, please reach out to us at www. ...…
 
Whether you are in middle or high school, it’s not too early to put several key organizational habits into place that help you be college ready. In today’s episode, Gretchen shares a funny story about a conversation with students that happened recently when she went to water aerobics at the swimming pool of a local high school. She then unpacks ...…
 
SPaMCAST 513 features a second essay on reciprocity. One of the hardest lessons I have had to learn is that some people on a team are passengers and others play different, more involved, roles. Being a passenger long-term on a team or in an organization is a form of rent-seeking and is not valued highly by others. We also have columns from Susa ...…
 
Host Jason Breitkopf is joined by frequent guest and co-host Kristi Davin to discuss some tips floating around the internet about how to get into college despite earning a lower GPA than useful for getting into college.If you have any questions on this topic or any other, please reach out to us at www.twitter.com/endeavorpod .Join us at www.fac ...…
 
Frequent guest and co-host Nikhil Thakkar shares some advice and tips on how to craft a great writing sample when you come across a "Why This College?" prompt in your college application.If you have any questions on this topic or any other, please reach out to us at http://www.twitter.com/endeavorpod .Join us at http://www.facebook.com/Endeavor ...…
 
Episode 45: How GPA & Test Scores Can Help You Get ScholarshipsI help busy parents of college bound teens secure top tier education without massive debt. I do that at www.GetTheAcceptanceLetter.onlineAre you a busy parent of a college bound teen and you’re worried about how you’re going to pay for college? Join me on this free webinar, where I ...…
 
How do parents and teachers support students in becoming more and more independent? Elaine Taylor-Klaus from ImpactADHD walks us through the four phases of transition in the adult/student relationship, and shares how taking on a Coach Approach to communicating with teens can help smooth out the bumps in these transitions. Specifically she share ...…
 
SPaMCAST 512 marks the return of Jeff Dalton. Jeff and I talked about the CMMI Version 2.0 and the Agile Performance Holarchy. The CMMI is often maligned as promoting anti-agile behaviors. Jeff makes the case that Version 2.0 promotes agile. We dive into the Agile Performance Holarchy during the second half of the interview. The Agile Performan ...…
 
Host Jason Breitkopf is joined by frequent guest and co-host Kristi Davin to discuss a recent article on Forbes.com about 17 college majors whose graduates are surprisingly underemployed. Some are actually surprising, while others, not so much.The article on Forbes can be found here: https://www3.forbes.com/leadership/17-college-majors-that-rep ...…
 
Host Jason Breitkopf and Chyten CEO Neil Khaund, the inspiration for the Hacking Your Own SAT Program series, discuss the essay section. How has the essay section changed since the 2016 re-write of the SAT? What are students supposed to do on the essay, and why is it so challenging? What is the biggest mistake students make on the essay? Neil a ...…
 
Questions! Questions! We love questions! Below are two questions about the SAT and Advanced Placement tests that we got recently from two moms: (1) “I just heard someone talking about their 2nd child who took a gap year and delayed taking the SAT until after high school. For kids who just aren’t ready for college or who haven’t progressed to Pr ...…
 
SPaMCAST 511 features our essay on reciprocity. Reciprocal agreements are part of working and playing well with others that we begin learning on the playground and then bring to the office with us. There are many types of reciprocal agreements in a typical agile project. Entries in the Reciprocity theme: Reciprocity and Reciprocal Agreements In ...…
 
www.GetTheAcceptanceLetter.onlineAre you a busy parent of a college bound teen and you’re worried about how you’re going to pay for college? Join me on this free webinar, Sunday Sept 2 where I teach you “5 Simple Strategies To Find Millions of Dollars in Scholarships”https://events.genndi.com/register/818182175026315840/7dfff131a3 Become a supp ...…
 
Frequent co-host Nikhil Thakkar and Neil Khaund, Chyten CEO and originator of the Hacking Your Own SAT Program series, discuss making the most of your college life experience.If you have any questions on this topic or any other, please reach out to us at http://www.twitter.com/endeavorpod .Join us at http://www.facebook.com/EndeavorParents for ...…
 
Well-meaning teachers make mistakes when it comes to setting students up to study effectively! Listen in as Gretchen shares five mistakes teachers accidentally make, including tips for how both students and teachers about how to handle the fallout of these […] The post 228: Five Teacher Mistakes And What Students Can Do Instead appeared first o ...…
 
We are doing something special in SPaMCAST 510. Over the past couple of years we have talked to Steve Tendon and Wolfram Müller about their book, Hyper-Productive Knowledge Work Performance, The TameFlow Approach and Its Application to Scrum and Kanban. Today as part of our conversation Steve and Wolfram shine a light on some of the finer point ...…
 
Host Jason Breitkopf and Chyten CEO Neil Khaund, the inspiration for the Hacking Your Own SAT Program series, discuss the writing section. How is the Writing section similar to and different from the Reading section? How important is grammar instruction? Neil and Jason answer these questions and more.If you have any questions on this topic or a ...…
 
Host Jason Breitkopf is joined by frequent guest and co-host Kristi Davin to attempt to answer one of the most common questions we've been asked. We discuss where test scores place in the college application process and how to make test scores an asset to your application.For our episode on the Naviance Scattergram, you can listen here: https:/ ...…
 
Are you buying into some faulty information about ACT science? Megan walks you through what this section of the standardized test is really about — and believe it or not! — it’s not science. Go figure. Specifically, we discuss: (1) […] The post 227: Debunking Misinformation about the ACT’s Science Exam appeared first on The College Prep Podcast.…
 
SPaMCAST 509 will feature our essay discussing if you can demonstrate incomplete work. My knee-jerk reaction is no...or maybe heck no, but knee-jerk reactions are not always right. Blog entries in the what happens to incomplete work theme: Frequently Asked Questions: The Sprint Is Over, What Do I Do With Incomplete Stories? https://bit.ly/2P9mm ...…
 
Frequent guest and co-host Nikhil Thakkar shares his thoughts and drops some facts on the myths and truths about the early action admissions process.If you have any questions on this topic or any other, please reach out to us at http://www.twitter.com/endeavorpod .Join us at http://www.facebook.com/EndeavorParents for more tips, videos, & infor ...…
 
Host Jason Breitkopf and Chyten CEO Neil Khaund, the inspiration for the Hacking Your Own SAT Program series, discuss the reading section. What makes the reading section challenging? What is more important, the passage or the questions? Neil and Jason ponder those questions and more.If you have any questions on this topic or any other, please r ...…
 
How do you help a teen overcome their procrastination and take action on academic assignments they don’t want to do? In today’s episode Gretchen walks you through a checklist of four ways to help teens “get in gear” when they […] The post 226: A Simple Checklist for Helping Students Overcome Procrastination appeared first on The College Prep Po ...…
 
SPaMCAST 508 features our interview with Vasco Duarte! Vasco and I discuss vision and product owners. The product owner role is crucial. To be effective, the product owner must be able to articulate a vision for the product they champion. Vasco Duarte’s Bio in his own words: I want to transform product development organizations into product bus ...…
 
Host Jason Breitkopf and Chyten CEO Neil Khaund, the inspiration for the Hacking Your Own SAT Program series, discuss the math section. What math is on the math section? What do you need to know? Jason and Neil even work on a math problem!If you have any questions on this topic or any other, please reach out to us at http://www.twitter.com/ende ...…
 
Episode 43: How To Use A 10K Scholarship Application To Win Even More Scholarships!If If you join the Get The Acceptance Letter Academy email list HERE:http://online.us12.list-manage.com/subscribe?u=f0cabd50e79951f8d56a2322b&id=00aeba6ac3You’ll get a FREE list of 7 places you can find millions of dollars in scholarships. Tap the link and let’s ...…
 
For many families, the costs of taking standardized tests like the ACT, SAT and AP’s are out reach. However, it is possible to receive fee waivers, and Megan breaks down exactly how. Tune in to learn more about topics like: […] The post 225: Save Money on Testing with Fee Waivers appeared first on The College Prep Podcast.…
 
Episode 42: How The Right Essay Can Win You ScholarshipsThis week's episode is all about the two essays you need and how to structure them so win scholarships. If If you join the Get The Acceptance Letter Academy email list HERE:http://online.us12.list-manage.com/subscribe?u=f0cabd50e79951f8d56a2322b&id=00aeba6ac3You’ll get a FREE list of 7 pla ...…
 
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