Harvey Manger-Weil

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Harvey Manger-Weil
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EducationBachelor of Arts in Philosophy
Alma materDartmouth College[1]
OccupationEntrepreneur[2]
Known forFounder of the College Wizard,[2] co-founder of Your Personal Action Plan[2]
Websitethecollegewizard.net

Harvey Manger-Weil is an American businessman and entrepreneur from New York City.[3] He is best known for his SAT tutoring business, The College Wizard, in which his stated goal is to help prospective college students earn better SAT scores.[2] He has appeared in numerous publications, including Entrepreneur magazine[3] and books like Small Business Management[4] and Get Rich Click![5]

Early life and education[edit]

Manger-Weil attended Dartmouth College in the 1970s and graduated with a BA in philosophy in 1980.[1] He began tutoring students for the SATs as an undergraduate at Dartmouth.[6] He later became an alumni interviewer and enrollment director for his alma mater.[2][4] At one point, Manger-Weil was a street musician in New York City.[5]

Other entrepreneurial ventures[edit]

Manger-Weil has engaged in several other entrepreneurial ventures and is heavily involved in the "solopreneur" movement.[2][5] In 2003, he started a consulting firm geared toward helping people start their own businesses.[5] He recently teamed up with fellow solopreneur Bruce Judson in a consulting firm called Your Personal Action Plan, aimed at solo businesspeople on the internet.[2][4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Wei, Jackie (November 8, 2011). "Manger-Weil '80 cited for SAT tutoring success". The Dartmouth. Archived from the original on April 27, 2014. Retrieved April 21, 2014.
  2. ^ a b c d e f g Daley, Jason (March 30, 2012). "A Roadmap to Self-Reliance for Solopreneurs". NBC News. Retrieved April 23, 2014.
  3. ^ a b Daley, Jason (May 31, 2012). "Well Enough Alone". Entrepreneur Magazine. Archived from the original on April 29, 2014. Retrieved April 21, 2014.
  4. ^ a b c Longenecker, Justin; J. William Petty; Leslie E. Palich; Frank Hoy (2013). Small Business Management (17 ed.). Cengage Learning. ISBN 978-1133947752.
  5. ^ a b c d Ostrofsky, Marc (2013). Get Rich Click!: The Ultimate Guide to Making Money on the Internet. Free Press. ISBN 978-1451668391.
  6. ^ "NYC Entrepreneur Named Best SAT Tutor in America". Red Orbit. November 3, 2011. Retrieved April 21, 2014.

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