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Intro to Supplement Writing Workshop

This three-hour session introduces students to writing components for Canadian applications. The session will include a presentation that outlines the typical essay and supplemental writing prompts required by major Canadian universities and programs (e.g. UBC, Queen’s, Western). During this presentation, session leaders will also provide writing and time management strategies and sample essays from previous […]

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We are hiring! Join our fun, dynamic administrative team.

Our busy, client-focused office needs a reliable, well-organized Office Manager to handle day-to-day operations with a focus on efficiency and time management. This individual will be responsible for ensuring a positive client experience, and streamlining administrative procedures. We are looking for an energetic professional who will happily wear several hats. A minimum of three years […]

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Meet Our Team: Interview with Melodie Tomiyama, Office Manager

This month, we sat down with Melodie Tomiyama, one of our office managers, to learn more about her role at Options. Tell us a little about yourself and your role at Options Solutions. I am the office manager at our South Surrey office, but I also help with the phone lines and scheduling for our […]

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This Week at Options: English 12 Provincial Exam Prep, Write Well Workshop: Mastering the Essay & ACT Prep

Here is what’s happening at Options Solutions this week: Saturday, April 6th (West Vancouver) After working with students on provincial exam prep for many years, we have broken down the study process into a few steps and created a number of programs to assist students with their preparation. Start early & attend a Kick-Start Session for the […]

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Meet Our Team: Interview Marisa Grizenko, Writing Coach

This month, we sat down with Marisa Grizenko, one of our writing coaches, to learn more about her role at Options. Tell us a little about yourself and your role at Options Solutions. As I was finishing my MA, I wasn’t sure what to do next, but I knew that one of the best parts […]

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Meet Our Team: Interview with Amanda Halliday, Educational Consultant

This month, we sat down with Amanda Halliday, one of our educational consultants, to learn more about her role at Options. Tell us a little about yourself and your role at Options Solutions. I’m in my fourth year as an Educational Consultant at Options. I first experienced Options Solutions as a client while helping my […]

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Team Options’ Holiday Reading List

It’s December! Our students have had a busy year so far—applying to their dream schools, working hard on their assignments, and attending to their many, many commitments—and, as their consultants, coaches, and cheerleaders, so have we. To relax, the Options team will be performing the usual holiday rituals: spending time with family, eating too many […]

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Meet Our Team: Interview with Monika Gay, Educational Consultant

This month, we sat down with Monika Gay, one of our educational consultants, to learn more about her role at Options. Tell us a little about yourself and your role at Options Solutions. This is my third year at Options Solutions as an educational consultant; prior to that, I worked in a similar role, as […]

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Meet Our Team: Interview with Mikayla Voth, Office Manager

This month, we sat down with Mikayla Voth, one of our office managers, to learn more about her role at Options. Tell us a little about yourself and your role at Options Solutions. I am the office manager for Options Solutions South Granville. My main role is to keep up with correspondence from new and […]

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This Week at Options: Back-to-School & Intro to Canadian Supplement Writing Workshops

Here is what’s happening at Options Solutions this week: Saturday, September 15th (West Vancouver) Our Back-to-School Study Skills Workshop is an instructional as well as practical, hands-on work session that is offered at the start of the school term to help students get a start on forming solid executive functioning habits. Students will leave the […]

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