Parents and Grandparents: Share this with your college students during winter break and teach them how to get the most out of their education. Great letters of recommendation can be the key to unlocking amazing opportunities.
Now that most of your college-student kids and grandkids are home for winter break, they are just taking in a deep breath of accomplishment, hoping to relax. Suddenly, it hits them:
"I forgot to get a letter of recommendation for my (fill in the blank: travel abroad application, internship application, whatever amazing experience they're dreaming of but forgot or put off getting the letter for.)
Here's how to make sure they get that letter: Read: Students: Why I Won't Write You That Letter of Recommendation
Check out: Woman on the Verge on NBC Universal's Family Goes Strong site
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