How To Be A High School Superstar A Revolutionary Plan To Get Into College By Standing Out Without Burning Out

Author: Cal Newport
Publisher: Three Rivers Press
ISBN: 0767932587
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Do Less, Live More, Get Accepted
 
 
What if getting into your reach schools didn’t require four years of excessive A.P.-taking, overwhelming activity schedules, and constant stress?
 
In How to Be a High School Superstar, Cal Newport explores the world of relaxed superstars—students who scored spots at the nation’s top colleges by leading uncluttered, low stress, and authentic lives. Drawing from extensive interviews and cutting-edge science, Newport explains the surprising truths behind these superstars’ mixture of happiness and admissions success, including:
 
·        Why doing less is the foundation for becoming more impressive.
·        Why demonstrating passion is meaningless, but being interesting is crucial.
·        Why accomplishments that are hard to explain are better than accomplishments that are hard to do.
 
These insights are accompanied by step-by-step instructions to help any student adopt the relaxed superstar lifestyle—proving that getting into college doesn’t have to be a chore to survive, but instead can be the reward for living a genuinely interesting life.

How To Win At College

Author: Cal Newport
Publisher: Three Rivers Press
ISBN: 0767920228
Size: 67.96 MB
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The only guide to getting ahead once you’ve gotten in—proven strategies for making the most of your college years, based on winning secrets from the country's most successful students What does it take to be a standout student?

What Colleges Don T Tell You And Other Parents Don T Want You To Know

Author: Elizabeth Wissner-Gross
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101217995
Size: 77.70 MB
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A sought-after packager of high school students shares 272 secrets to help parents get their kids into the top schools Targeting the savvy parents of today's college-bound teenagers who seek to gain a proven edge in the college admissions ...

The Dirty Little Secrets Of Getting Into A Top College

Author: Pria Chatterjee
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 194139373X
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How To Become A Straight A Student

Author: Cal Newport
Publisher: Three Rivers Press
ISBN: 9780767927192
Size: 60.66 MB
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You will learn how to: • Streamline and maximize your study time • Conquer procrastination • Absorb the material quickly and effectively • Know which reading assignments are critical—and which are not • Target the paper topics ...

The Secrets Of Top Students

Author: Stefanie Weisman
Publisher: Sourcebooks, Inc.
ISBN: 1402280807
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The Secrets of Top Students: Tips, Tools, and Techniques for Acing High School and College offers advice from lifelong top student, Stefanie Weisman, to help you learn the keys to studying smart, staying motivated, and making academic ...

So Good They Can T Ignore You

Author: Cal Newport
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0349415870
Size: 73.69 MB
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Front cover: So Good They Can't Ignore You Why Skills Trump Passion in the Quest for Work You Love Cal Newport 'An important guide to starting a remarkable career' Reid Hoffman, cofounder and chairman of LinkedIn and co-author of the ...