Strategies from a noted educational consultant on how to ease the pressure, ace the essay, and gain admission into your top-choice school Getting into college has become fiercely competitive, which makes the personal-essay part of the application process even more importantaand stressful. But stop worrying! In Write Your College Essay in Less Than a Day, Elizabeth Wissner-Grossaa top educational strategist in this area who counsels students at schools across the countryabreaks down the harrowing ordeal of essay writing into manageable steps, leaving you with a fresh, polished, stand-out piece that admissions officers will love to read. Inside youall find ac exercises to help you select an essay topic inspired by your most notable achievementsaand winning a Nobel Prize neednat be one of them ac timed chapters (including snack breaks) to help you brainstorm, create, and critique your essay in only five hours ac sample essays and grading criteria so that you can play the admissions officeraand know what youare up against ac advice on which writing techniques will score you pointsaand which could potentially sink your chances Accessible, savvy, and written with a studentas needs and concerns in mind, Write Your College Essay in Less Than a Day gives you all the tools you need to compose an original, professional essay that will help you turn your dream school into a well-deserved reality. From the Trade Paperback edition.After reading the rules, youa#39;ll find some sample essaysaboth good examples and bad. This will help you to see what colleges want and dona#39;t want. Youa#39;ll notice that most of the sample essays in this book are shortened to save you time anbsp;...
|Title||:||Write Your College Essay in Less Than a Day|
|Publisher||:||Ballantine Books - 2009-09-15|