Your daughter has to know how to sell what’s she has gained from her experiences
I’ve encountered many students who have a long list of activities on their resume. Leadership experiences. Volunteer experiences. Work/Internship experiences. Social clubs at school. Some were life changing. Some were just something they showed up to once a week. And some – when you really dig – where just something they did for an hour or tow.
But it’s rare that students understand how to market or “sell” what they did. And by sell, I don’t mean to literally make money. But to convince the reader how the activity made an impact on their live and would now allow them to do (blank) to benefit a future college or employer.
Let me share an example: [Read More…]