COLLEGE TODAY: THE BEST – AND WORST – OF TIMES

To paraphrase Charles Dickens, it is the best of times and it is the worst of times for American higher education. A college education is more widely available than at any time in our nation’s history, with well more than two-thirds of high school graduates...

A Q&A You Can Use With Your Friends

Since September 2003, with your support, I have been steering College Parents of America’s advocacy efforts in Washington, D.C., supporting legislation and rule-making that reduces the complexity of the education planning process and makes college more...
3 Factors to considering an internship or Job!

3 Factors to considering an internship or Job!

Summer is here! And now is the time to make sure you are gaining new experiences. The most important factors to consider when evaluating internship are: 1. The organization Research the background of the company through news mentions, financial reports and consumer...

Getting a Job at Google

The New York Times has recently run a series of articles on how to get hired at Google. However, finding a job at Google is a years-long topic among multiple media outlets. Google’s Senior Vice President of People Operations, Lazlo Bock, has given quite a few...