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Options Solutions sponsors the USA-Canada Junior Women’s Field Hockey Tournament

March 30, 2012 by  
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Options Solutions is proud to announce it will be one of four official game day sponsors for the 2012 USA-Canada Junior Women’s Field Hockey Tournament taking place April 4th-8th at the Rutledge Field in West Vancouver. Come join owner and president of Options Solutions, Melinda Giampietro as she cheers on several former clients as they […]

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SAT Tips: Critical Reading Questions

March 30, 2012 by  
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When tackling the Critical Reading section of the SAT, it is helpful to know the types of questions you will encounter and be able to quickly evaluate as to the intent or purpose of the questions. Knowing what the question is really asking will certainly direct you to use the right tactic to answer the […]

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Options Solutions Guest Student Blogger – The Roommate Guide

March 14, 2012 by  
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Okay. You have a number of options when it comes to choosing roommates. Living in residence makes the choice for you. But eventually, you will have to move off campus into the world of dishes, bathrooms that don’t clean themselves and recycling day. Choose who you want to live with wisely. If you’re one of […]

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The Correlation Between Education and Income Distribution – Mathew Chan

March 14, 2012 by  
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Options Solutions clients love to share their educational stories and insights. This analysis of education and income distribution is care of current client Mathew Chan: My name’s Mathew Chan. I study economics and play rugby at the University of Western Ontario. This summer I will be interning at Deloitte and Touche. I have been a […]

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SAT Essay Tips: Grammar & Form

March 9, 2012 by  
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When writing the SAT essay, paying close attention to grammar and form will help you convey your thesis clearly and get your content message across without any ambiguity. A well-executed essay response not only should display sound organization, thorough development of ideas and critical thinking skills, but also should demonstrate proper language use, sentence structure […]

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Vancouver Sun Article

March 8, 2012 by  
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Founder and president of Options Solutions and pioneer in the educational consulting field, Melinda Giampietro was the focus of a Vancouver Sun article addressing the successes and struggles of creating and maintaining a small business in an emergening industry. Melinda discusses the passion that inspired her to start an independent business and the obstacles she […]

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Why Waterloo

March 7, 2012 by  
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At a recent University of Waterloo counsellor’s event in Burnaby, Edwin Liew from Options met with the Waterloo undergraduate recruitment team to learn more about how their programs live up to their motto of “ideas start here” and why its co-operative education is one of the most popular in Canada. Waterloo has the reputation for […]

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SAT Tips: The Essay (Part 2)

March 3, 2012 by  
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When writing the SAT Essay, it is best to choose a standpoint and focus on it. In the short 25 minutes, you will need to whip up a well-crafted, cohesive essay that addresses the prompt and presents your viewpoint on the concept at hand. To organize your response effectively, you need to look for key […]

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