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HALL OF FAME: How to Get a 700+ on the GMAT

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HALL OF FAME: How to Get a 700+ on the GMAT

Post Fri Jun 09, 2017 7:44 pm
The Beat The GMAT editorial staff has picked the most widely read and informative debriefs of members surpassing the coveted 700 threshold.

GMAT Killer: 490 to 770 in 3 Months
by joshcollins
joshcollins was really unsure when he started his prep, but he discovered the right way of approaching the process, and that helped him conquer the exam. Don’t miss his amazing GMAT journey from 490 to 770.

Cohesive Priority List for a Solid 730 (95th Percentile)
by akbariqbal
akbariqbal was able to surpass his expectations by hitting the 95th percentile on the GMAT. His clear summary outlines the aspects of his training that enabled him to join the elite.

720 (Q49,V40): People Never Fail, They Just Give Up
by ngufo
Although a few years old now, ngufo’s debrief remains popular with the BTG community. Her story represents a source of inspiration for anyone who is determined to never give up and get a 700+ score no matter what. Don’t miss it!

490 to 740 in 3.5 Months: The GMAT Crush Fest
by TheViceroy
TheViceroy is pumped to officially add his name to the GMAT 700+ club. After prepping for three months, he scored an impressive 740. Learn how he managed to improve on Quant and what he worked on methodically to crush Verbal.

770 (Q50, V46): Content First, Speed Second
by Jek
According to Jek, “there is a finite amount of knowledge that the GMAT tests, and it is 100% learnable.” Visit this ever-popular debrief to get generally applicable advice for achieving a 770 GMAT score.

690 to 750: Tips for the GMAT Slayers
by treydupree
As his senior year at the University of Texas was coming to an end, treydupree started developing an interest in graduate school and, subsequently, the GMAT. Draw inspiration from his story and gain tips for a 700+ score.

750 in 6 Months: Don’t Make Perfect the Enemy of Good!
by VCPanda
VCPanda dreamed of going to Harvard, Stanford, or Wharton, so in October 2016 he started studying hardcore for the GMAT. After six months, he scored a stunning 750. Get his number one tip on how to beat the GMAT.

760 (Q51, V41) in 3 Months: Family, Work, Found Time
by KWizz
The allure of a top 10 b-school in a new city drove KWizz to sign up for the GMAT. The happy father of two did not want to sacrifice family time, so he maximized his time awake. Learn how this mindset helped him ace the test.



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Post Fri Jun 09, 2017 8:33 pm
Thanks for putting this list together beatthegmat! I like learning what other GMAT students did to beat this test, so this is exactly the kind of thing I was looking for.

If you start reading these debriefs back to back you can spot patterns in what they did and how they approached the GMAT.

Props!

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