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From 580 to 710 in one month...

by SalamiPBRG » Thu Oct 08, 2009 7:55 am

Previous score a month ago : 580
I was sick and not really prepared
I read a lot of posts and focused on one strategy
Only when I mastered the basics I attacked the 700-800 questions in less than 2mn30
For me the gmat was as a preparation to a sport competition. Work out all the muscles needed progressively don´t be impatient but disciplined

I will soon write a post on my study material because i want to offer it to a member of BTG who can´t afford it (OG 12th, Q & V Review, All MGMAT books)if possible to someone from Africa (because i think they are underrepresented in the mba - maybe i am wrong..just my feeling)

- Final GMAT score 710 (92%) Q48 (83%) V39 (87%) AWA 5.5
- French
- French Business school and Master of Finance in Germany
- I speak fluently French/English/German + some arabic
3 Years experience in Big4 in several countries of europe
3 years experience in a industry world leader in finance (70% traveling in Europe and North America)

What are my chances for a good US mba

thanks for your advices

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by dikku07 » Thu Oct 08, 2009 9:02 am
Congratulations. will wait for your strategy which helped to get this leap. I also appreciate your thoughtfulness about giving your gmat material to those who can not afford it. hope you find the right person.

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by gmat_pallavi » Thu Oct 08, 2009 9:04 am
Hope you will make it big.
Good luck!
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by kaulnikhil » Thu Oct 08, 2009 9:59 am
Congrats on your successes ...Am waiting for your detail debreif..