As a Motivational Speaker, College-Admissions Consultant, Career Coach, and Certified Personal and Digital Branding Strategist, I collaborate with curious, ambitious leaders, courageous folks, and bold believers to help them gain clarity about their authentic personal brand based on natural abilities, skills, strengths, interests, values, assessments, and/or leadership style, which we leverage to create more insightful people, stronger teams, and better organizations!

These efforts help people promote their unique brand to create college, career, and life opportunities to further establish their dreams as realities including in the leadership realm and the potential for guiding others and organizations into the future.

My clients are able to tell persuasive, captivating stories with their unique promise of value throughout their college admissions processes, careers, and other important aspects of their lives!

Savvy Success Unlimited (SavvyU) is a college-admissions consulting, motivational speaking, and career coaching company for talented and ambitious leaders, courageous folks, and bold believers preparing for the future.

SavvyU's Vision

Create a world in which people thrive throughout their lives.

SavvyU​'s Mission

Help people understand and promote their unique brand to create opportunities and further establish themselves and their leadership acumen and potential for guiding others and organizations into the future.

SavvyU's Values

With honesty, candor, intellectual insights, and a collaborative and competitive spirit, while improving diversity and inclusion, SavvyU embraces its responsibility to help people flourish.

Social Responsibility

As a social and educational enterprise, fully engaged in paying it forward, SavvyU awards a minimum of 2% of annual gross revenues, other income, grants, and donations in the form of SavvyU grants and scholarships to exceptionally talented, phenomenal leaders, and the U.S.'s, if not the world's, most brilliant scholars, artists, and athletes from underserved, underrepresented, disadvantaged, and atypically neurodiverse communities with a variety of physical abilities who dedicate themselves to changing the future of work. 


College-Admissions Consulting


SavvyU's Latest Client and Former Client Moves


Ask our world-class, college-admissions clients about the reasons that made them choose SavvyU and you’re likely to get many different answers. However, there’s one thing our undergraduate, graduate, and professional school applicants agree on--SavvyU delivers outstanding results based on expert insights.

Talented college-admissions clients collaborate directly with Lorraine Lyman, MS, MA, CPRW, NCOPE, to create essays, personal statements, supplements, portfolios, résumés, LinkedIn profiles, applications, and interview preparation that speak to their uniqueness at a level of depth and detail never imagined when the process began. Test scores go up by leaps and bounds! And, admissions rates are often unbelievable!

Students have been accepted at Harvard, Cornell, Stanford, Michigan, Yale, Berkeley, UCLA, University of Washington, WashU, Carnegie Mellon, NYU, Northwestern, Parsons, Pratt, SMU, and many more!

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Lorraine Lyman, MS, MA, CPRW, NCOPE's Certifications and Professional Affiliations

​​​​​​​Motivational Speaking

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