Linda Magnussen founded LM Educational Advisory, LLC to assist students and their families navigate the complexities of the US college selection and application process. This is particularly critical during this period of uncertainty, where families may be facing different challenges than they anticipated. She guides students and families through the steps required to identify and apply to colleges where each student will thrive and be successful, and tailors her approach depending on the unique needs of the student and family. Her services reflect the idea that each student should focus on targeting appropriate college matches for them, and promote their best self in the application process. Her clients include American and international students from all around the world who wish to attend university in the US, in addition to Canada, the UK and Europe if desired. Linda is familiar with a variety of high school curriculum approaches including US with APs, UK and the IB.

Linda advises students about gap year ideas, and college graduates with aspirations for career progression, job satisfaction and future goal attainment. Discussions focus on personal fulfillment and professional development options include educational laddering, graduate school, as well as identifying successful strategies to highlight personal career objectives.