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Paying For College Tuition

Student loans, grants and scholarships are replacing parent income and savings in paying for college. Source: Wall Street Journal Related PostsMore on Financial Aid & College Affordability The Six Figure Cost of College: In Dollars & Sense Congrats, Class of 2015? In the Midst of College Admissions, Brilliance is Born College Freshmen: Starting Over or …

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The Pitfalls of “Great Expectations”

I have been slowly reading Dickens’ “Great Expectations.”  Inspired after a recent night’s reading, I went to the microphone to record my thoughts on the possible conundrum of creating expectations that are too great to meet and yet, too painful not to be met.  I offer another approach to the turmoil of setting expectations, when …