Episode #69: Why my students decided to work with me

For today’s episode I’m excited to be interviewing two students of my 6-month college consulting program, The Ivy League Formula! Brianna just completed the program and Natalie is currently a student, and these amazing young ladies both share why they decided to say “Yes” to enrolling in the program, any hesitations they had before doing […]

Episode #65: Interviewing my Ivy League Formula Students (Part 7!)

In my consulting programs, my students are not just given the tools they need to start their own Passion Projects. They are given a community — a league of students who believe in and strive for the same things that they do. My students have people they can turn to for advice, encouragement, and motivation. […]

Episode #64: Interviewing my Ivy League Formula Students (Part 6!)

To be honest, I’m not motivated by the usual definitions of “success.” While money, clout, and recognition can all be considered motivators for success, they are not what gets me out of bed every morning. My students are my ultimate motivators. Their passion inspires me to take my college admissions strategies to the next level, […]

Episode #63: Interviewing My Ivy League Formula Students (Part 5!)

Every time I interview students from my most popular consulting program, The Ivy League Formula, I get goosebumps! Okay, Julie, maybe it’s time to chill out. Interviewing your students about college admissions can’t be THAT exciting… That’s where you’re wrong! My students in this program gain clarity and understanding of what they’re passionate about, then […]

Episode #62: Is My Passion Cliché?

So you’ve FINALLY figured out what you’re passionate about (or even interested in). Maybe it’s even something you’ll want to pursue as your major at your dream Ivy League/Top-tier college! But what if tons of other applicants are also passionate about the same thing? Do you think your passion will seem a bit cliche to college […]

Episode #60: 5 Reasons WHY Students Struggle to Find Their Passion

Finding your true passion can feel exciting AND overwhelming. Well, I’m here to tell you that… Creating your Passion Project is your first step. It might seem daunting to try to find your passion and focus your Passion Project. As a high school student, you might have so many interests that it’s impossible to pick […]