Hi, we're Elan Advising. We are 

life, academic & career coaches in Northern California.

about us

Hello! We're Elan Advising. We are life, academic & career coaches who specialize in working with young people: high school and college students, recent graduates, and young professionals. Our programs are a unique blend of life coaching, executive skills coaching, and education and career consulting you won't find anywhere else.


our services.

Life / Academic / Career Coaching

Work in private 1-hour sessions with a certified coach on any area of your life that needs attention. Are you at a crossroads? Do you need to make a change? Your coach will teach you new skills & techniques while helping you stay accountable!

  • Goal-setting

  • Habits & systems

  • Stress & time management

  • Motivation

  • Relationships

  • More: study skills, resume writing, interview prep, and so much more!

Higher Ed Admissions Consulting

No need to navigate college or graduate admissions process alone. Work in 1-hour private sessions with your coach from start to finish to highlight your best personal qualities, achievements and experiences. Stand out from the crowd of applicants!

  • College or graduate school search

  • CV and LinkedIn makeover

  • Letters of recommendation

  • Personal statement coaching

  • Interview prep

  • More!


Who We Are


We are a life, academic and career coaching company that specializes in serving high school students, college students, recent graduates and young professionals. 

We were the first company on the market to put two and two together: our programs are a unique blend of Life Coaching, executive skills training and career consulting that you won't find anywhere else. They're holistic and practical, which makes sense to us.

We work with our clients in person or virtually in 1-hour sessions weekly, biweekly, or as often as needed.



Take that first step; we'll show you how.

A coach who cares

Work 1-on-1 with a coach who listens and asks the right questions. In person or virtually.

Support & accountability

SOS! Receive unlimited texting and email support between sessions.

Executive skills

Create achievable goals, build better habits, and manage stress and attention, and more.

Academic & career development

Planning skills, study skills, resume writing, cover letter writing, interview prep, salary negotiation.

What could you achieve with one-on-one, unconditional support? 


Let us know how we can help!

We are able to serve clients all over the country via digital communication. Schedule a free consultation today!

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