LinkedKey College Admission
LinkedKey's College Consulting Service will help your child create a list of school to apply to. That list of schools will be categorized as Dream, Target, Safety.
“Dream” schools are universities where your child aims to gain admission. These schools are very selective and well respected - examples include the Ivy League, MIT, Stanford.
“Target” universities are also difficult to gain admission but comparatively easier. Examples include University of California Berkeley, Northwestern University, Vanderbilt University.
“Safety” universities are relatively easy to gain admission. These schools are almost guaranteed based on your child’s academic standing and leadership experience.
LinkedKey will assist your child when applying to all 3 types of schools.
What LinkedKey College Admission does
LinkedKey separates the application process into 2 parts: Pre-application and Application.
The Pre-application service allows consultants to:
Monitor the student’s IB/AP/ academic standing and make academic
Look at each student’s extracurricular profile, recommend summer programs and create a plan for the next 1-4
This plan includes a timeline of when to complete the SAT, when to obtain awards and when to finalize teacher
Students will meet with the consultants once a month (12 times a year) for one hour per meeting to discuss the student’s
Each meeting with consist of the consultant giving advice and the student asking
A plan for the next month will be created at each
This service includes:
All parts of the actual written college application
The student’s resume will be reviewed
Each student’s essay will be read
Interview tips and mock
Essay writing advice for both the Personal Statement Essay and Supplemental
Henry C. L.
Henry is a strong believer in Communication and Innovation. He has over 15 years of distinguished career in working with IBM, Canon, Deloitte and American Express. Henry is the founder of LinkedKey and Debate for Excellence.
Henry had served as the vice president at one of the largest IT solution providers in China. He had also founded a number of companies in Canada and China, including an educational video publishing service in China and an O2O service provider in Canada.
Henry realized there is a gap between the future needs and the current educational system. He recognized that developing a debater’s mind will help individuals think more critically about the world around, and we need to do a better job teaching our children to debate in a logical and civil manner. This is why he started Debate for Excellence program, which later turns into today’s LinkedKey.
Henry is a sports enthusiast. Being a professionally trained swimmer in his early age, he enjoys spending his leisure time in the swimming pool, on the treadmill and road bike. He is also a member of Master Swim Ontario, Ellen’s Degenerates Investment Club, Project Management Institution and Kellogg Innovation Network.
Henry received his B.Eng. in Beijing, China and his Master of Business Administration at Kellogg School of Management and Schulich School of Business.
Brent has been teaching and competing at debate tournaments for more than 7 years. As a debater, Brent competed for Western University and the University of Toronto, achieving multiple speaker awards and tournament victories in different debate styles both in Canada and abroad. Brent has taught and trained debaters of all ages, ranging from students as young as grade 6 to some of the best university debaters in Canada and the United States. As a debater and instructor, Brent has a wide range of experience in debate and is well respected in the high school and university debating circuits throughout North America.
Doris has participated in numerous Debate and DECA competitions and has achieved outstanding results; she is the winner of the 2017 International Career Development Conference (ICDC) Franchise Business Plan. She has also accumulated a lot of experience in pre-match training and experience for high school students participating in the DECA competition. Doris is eager to inspire more students to study DECA, and will help students improve their abilities and reach their full potential.