Dr. Cushman, or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Tripit

Oh hey it’s my third blog post and I have yet to stick to one topic or computer program. WHOOPS. Anyway, HI EVERYONE and welcome to the third installment of Tech Tuesday with Grant Cushman. Today I’m going to be talking about a program that has been my invaluable sidekick since little baby first year Admission Counselor Grant Cushman first entered into this wonderful profession: TripIt. If you’re in my position right now, then you are in the midst of the ever-rewarding and grueling staple of the Admission Cycle: travel season; and if you’re anything like me, then you rely on your electronics now more than ever.   My phone calendar is my portal to what school I’m visiting next, what hotel I’m staying at tonight, what car company I booked my rental through, and what airport will send me to my next destination.  With all of these different time-sensitive pieces of information it’s imperative to keep everything succinct and organized. Unfortunately, organization has never come … [Read more...]