Created by the Simply Soft Skills Team
Applying to college isn’t a process of locking yourself in your room as you fill out forms and crunch out college essay after essay. It’s a process that involves effective communication. In each step of your college applications, your ability to communicate effectively becomes the compass for navigating interactions with parents, counselors, teachers, colleges, peers, and yourself. In this guide, we’ll delve into the intricacies of each interaction. Welcome to Crucial Communication for College Applications.
By Allison Xu
Despite our best intention to avoid it, conflict may still occur somewhere in our life, whether it is a school club, a sports team, or a study group. The reality is conflict is simply a part of life, so we need to face the conflict and know how to deal with it effectively. Here are some tips for you to address these conflicts when they rise.
By Sara Karbowski and Ananya Gondesi
Summer is coming to an end, and many students are heading back to school. Things can feel a bit overwhelming, so here is a checklist of supplies to get and habits to implement to have a successful year in high school!
By Stanley Xu
Take time to enjoy some podcasts, whether it be educational or entertaining content. Listening to podcasts not only is a way to relax but can also provide inspiration. Discover one about finance or budgeting, learning a new language or skill, along with other unlimited topics. Here are some podcasts worth listening to:
By Selina Chan
As summer vacation comes to an end, you’ll be faced with the reality of going back into your school life routine. It’s undoubtedly hard as you may struggle with waking up early and getting back into a productive mindset. However, with these four tips, your transition back to school will be smoother and easier.
By Amelia Lenz
Strong relationships with your teachers will help you in class and boost your college application. These outcomes beg the question, how do I build a strong relationship with my teacher? Here are steps and advice to build and maintain that strong relationship!