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How do I choose the best college essay topic?

Hi guys, I'm starting to brainstorm ideas for my college essay and I'm having trouble deciding on a topic. How did you choose the best topic for your essay, and what advice do you have for making it stand out? Thanks for your help!

11 months ago

Hey there! I can understand that choosing a topic for your college essay can seem like a daunting task. When my child was in the same position, we focused on finding a topic that showcased their unique experiences, personality, and passions. Reflect on your life and think about the experiences that have shaped you and how they relate to your future goals. To make your essay stand out, try to tell a story that only you can tell. Think about your personal growth and what you've learned from your experiences. The best essays are those that are genuine, memorable, and show a strong sense of self-awareness. Make sure your writing is clear, concise, and engaging, and don't be afraid to let your personality shine through. Remember to proofread and get feedback from others to ensure your essay is the best it can be. Good luck with your college applications!

11 months ago

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