Interested in starting your own entrepreneurial journey but unsure what to expect? Then read up on our interview with Sonia Lal, Founder of Ivy League Potential, located in Naperville, IL, USA.

What's your business, and who are your customers?

Ivy League Potential provides world-class guidance, real skills, and coaching to help you through the college admissions process and get into the college of your dreams. Work one-on-one with elite university professors and publish your work in journals. Work with our experts to write stellar essays and impress college admissions officers. Learn the Ivy League admissions formula from a former Harvard interviewer. Boost your test scores and win scholarships with help from our award-winning tutors. Think long-term and plan for a creative, productive career filled with meaning and joy. Get into a top university and set yourself up for a happy, successful life!

Tell us about yourself

I love helping students live up to their fullest potential, learn about themselves, and dream big.

What's your biggest accomplishment as a business owner?

Helping hard-working, sincere students get into top colleges, and Ivy League universities is rewarding.

What's one of the hardest things that come with being a business owner?

Wearing many hats can sometimes be challenging.

What are the top tips you'd give to anyone looking to start, run and grow a business today?

Take action, even if it's a small baby step. Follow your dream and put your heart and soul into it. Think about how you can serve your community.

Where can people find you and your business?


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