Many teenagers wake up at the end of 11th grade, wondering why they are not prepared for the college admissions process. In this episode, I teach teenagers: (1) how to avoid this fate, (2) why it’s important to start early, and (3) how to maintain their motivation - even during COVID-19.
Here is what I discuss in this episode:
0:02:05 What “things” can we control?
0:03:30 How small changes affect long-term goals
0:03:55 The Titanic
0:05:35 What “icebergs" do you have in your life?
0:06:55 How do you avoid the fate of the Titanic?
0:07:24 Importance of a vision
0:07:49 What is viscipline?
0:09:50 What simple behaviors will change my life?
0:12:30 What insight helped me achieve success?
0:13:14 My ultimate hope
0:13:30 The Magic Formula
0:14:05 How do I start the journey?
0:15:00 The first step...
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Podcast Host: PrepWell Academy's Founder, Phil Black, has spent a lifetime cracking the code on the world's most competitive programs: Yale University, Harvard Business School, Navy SEALs, Goldman Sachs, Entrepreneurship, Shark Tank (2X), etc.
Inside PrepWell Academy, Black teaches students everything they need to know about the college admissions process in a series of expertly-timed, 3-5-minute, weekly training videos starting in 9th grade and continuing through 12th grade [Note: this program can only be joined in 9th or 10th grade]. My specialties include military service academies, ROTC scholarships, Ivy League, and student-athletes.