Author Archive: Hilary Brennan

Managing Director of Socially Savvy, etiquette expert and mother of teens, Hilary Brennan specializes in helping kids to successfully transition to life's opportunities.
Passionate about helping kids reach their dreams-Socially Savvy programs empower students to be prepared, aware and confident for school admissions, internships and employment.

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How to Empower Kids to have a Successful School Year

How to Empower Kids to have a Successful School Year

| September 6, 2012 | 1,671 Comments

Kids need a variety of skills for healthy and positive development to succeed in the classroom, on the field and around town.         While academics are the emphasis in school – social skills play a pivotal role in a student’s attitude, behavior and ultimate success. Throughout the day students have to manage […]

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Who’s your Competition in the College Admissions Game?

Who’s your Competition in the College Admissions Game?

| July 18, 2012 | 1,818 Comments

International families have a thirst for admission to elite American universities. And as competition increases, foreign families are going to great lengths to step up their game to gain admission into highly selective schools. In order to increase their chances, families are seeking enrollment in American independent institutions as early as high school and even […]

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Never Underestimate the Power of Etiquette in the Application Process

Never Underestimate the Power of Etiquette in the Application Process

| June 27, 2012 | 1,406 Comments

Winning the admissions game is easier when students understand, know and use proper etiquette during each step of the application process.  While the “admissions machine” has been streamlined with the common application, online inquiries and virtual tours – outstanding etiquette can be your secret weapon to influence an acceptance and achieve admission to your dream […]

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Here Comes the Prom! Are your Teens Ready?

Here Comes the Prom! Are your Teens Ready?

| May 10, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Prom – no other school event rivals the anticipation and excitement for both students and parents. The prom is the chance to dress our best, celebrate friendships and create memories that will define the high school experience. But be careful: Students caught up in the social frenzy of prom planning may not realize that […]

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