What To Do If You're Accepted

We've spent a good amount of time talking about what to do if you're denied acceptance from your top choice college. Here are a few students showing exactly what to do if you are accepted.

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The Power of Words

When deciding what to write, it is of course important to think about what you are going to say, and why you have chosen your subject, but what's so often lost is the how - the way you choose to present yourself. Remember that it speaks volumes.

Have a look at this moving and insightful video that reminds us that choosing your words carefully can truly change the way others see you.



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Fun Videos For Friday From College Essay Organizer

It's friday, Friday, FRIDAY. And that means celebrating the college essay and the college application in ways few others do. By watching videos. Videos about ourselves.

Enjoy! It's the greatest day of the week.

College Essay Organizer - Tae Kwon Do from College Essay Organizer on Vimeo.

College Essay Organizer - Kissing On The Porch from College Essay Organizer on Vimeo.

College Essay Organizer - Camping from College Essay Organizer on Vimeo.

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Debbie Gibson and Tiffany Duel in Mega Python vs. Gatoroid. FINALLY.

If you don't know who these people are, just know them as the stars of Mega Python vs. Gatoroid. And don't write your college essay about the Mega Python or the Gatoroid.

All right, it's Friday, and this post isn't going to be so much for the students applying to college this year as it is for the counselors and parents who love them.

CEO would like to send out a hearty congratulations to the wizards at the inexplicably titled SyFy channel for rolling up their sleeves, putting the noses to the grindstone, and getting some very important work done. These people have brought Debbie Gibson and Tiffany together. In one film. At last. And that film is titled Mega Python vs. Gatoroid.

That's right, for those of you who couldn't get enough of her epic turn in Mega Shark vs. Giant Octopus, the 80s pop star Debbie (that's Deborah to you) Gibson returns in what ought to be called a conceptual sequel to that made-for-the-small-screen masterpiece if someone's not out there calling it that already.

But the people at SyFy didn't stop there. No. They brought on the lead vocalist of the 'I Think We're Alone Now' cover that everyone who was eight at the time thought was the original. That's Tiffany. Nope, don't know what her last name is and we didn't stop to look it up. Too excited.

What will come of MPVSG as the kids are calling it only the future knows. My guess is that it will involve a snake and a gator of some sort doing battle. But it will also feature 80s rivals Debbie Gibson and Tiffany doing battle and that's what we've waited over twenty years to see here. With the special effects in Mega Shark vs. Giant Octopus rivaling those of an awkward Super Nintendo cut scene we can only hold out hope for the best of all the gatoroid has to offer. Whatever a gatoroid is.

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CEO, Home of the World's Fastest College Essay Requirements

I would say it's Monday and we should take it easy, but I can't. We at CEO love speed. That's why we designed the first technology that generates your college essay requirements in an instant. An instant. That is so fast.

Here are some other speed-mongers who whose abilities, while not necessarily as speedy as CEO's, will amaze you. Behold.

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Free College Admissions and SAT Help: Gifts From Vocab Videos


Vocab Videos Gives You A Big, Shiny, Virtual Present

Vocab Videos Gives You A Big, Shiny, Virtual Present

The wonderful people over at Vocab Videos have dropped a number of unexpected holiday treats on us - a free list of SAT Vocab words, as well as a holiday discount for their test prep services. Feel free to head over there and check out their site if you haven't already. We discussed them a few posts back and their great, memorable videos for those individual vocabulary bits no one can ever seem to keep straight.

So much of what we do here at CEO is about making organization and optimization easier and simpler for you that we're always inclined to spread the word about other tools that make your life easier during this long and complicated process.

For those of you just starting this process in preparation for next year, start thinking about your Spring SATs sooner rather than later. There's always another word to learn or another technique to get under your belt. Vocab Videos and A-List Education can help you out with that test prep quickly, easily, and at all pricing levels.

For more updates on how to handle this smelly college behemoth, stay tuned to CEO Blog, become a fan on Facebook, or follow us on Twitter @CEOrganizer. Happy new year!

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Videos! Videos! Videos! Friday Is Funday For College Admissions

That title is not true, of course. No day is funday for College Admissions. Except maybe the acceptance day. Yeah, that day is definitely funday. And all the days that follow, until college graduation. So in fact, it's either no day is funday, or every day is a day of fun and glee. I'm just going to say I didn't think this paragraph out as well as I could have.

Today we're here to brag about how fun our own services are, not to mention our videos about how fun our own services are. Check them out! Lots of good times to be had here. Or at the very least, about two and a half minutes' worth. See them all at vimeo.com/college - or just enjoy this:

College Essay Organizer - Tae Kwon Do from College Essay Organizer on Vimeo.

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