WOW: College Essay Writing

The college essay is often the most difficult part of preparing your application. To help you get off to a good start, LEAP has put together the following tips and hints. Click here to take a look at our do's and don'ts for a stellar essay!


WOW: The Importance of Grit

It turns out that intelligence might not be the best indicator of future success. Lisa Quast, contributor/writer for Forbes Magazine, argues that grit is more important than IQ when trying to become successful. Click here for the full story.

Do You Stand Out?

Because of technology, applying for college has changed dramatically in the past decade. Although the essay and interview components remain the same, a personal video can make your application jump off the the page. Click here to learn about our Emmy-Award winning LEAP Coach and video specialist, Lisa Gossels.

What is LEAP4Change Coaching?

LEAP coaches students and adults to become emotionally intelligent leaders that are engaged in the process of building a strong resume. Here at LEAP, we value accountability, empathy, resilience, vision and voice. We emphasize creating diverse partnerships because they empower our students to create deep, cross-cultural connections that will last them a lifetime. Click here … Continue reading What is LEAP4Change Coaching?