Values alignment helps the organization as a whole to achieve its core mission. When values are out of alignment, people work towards different goals, with different intentions, and with different outcomes. This can damage work relationships, productivity, job satisfaction, and creative potential.
By going through two of the brainstorming exercises in my video course, the student above figured out how to address their core values and passions in their Common Application essay. Here’s the cliff-hanger: This exercise will do more than help you find a college essay topic. It’ll help lay the foundation for your entire college application.