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Welcome to our forum of GMAT success stories! Here you can find out how Beat The GMAT members tackled GMAT test prep with positive results. Get tips on GMAT test prep materials, online courses, study tips, and more. And once you’ve beaten the GMAT yourself, come back and share your story with others.

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Finally for the 4th times.. I beat the GMAT !!!

It was on end of May, my 4th GMAT test , my last GMAT score was 510...

4 Thu Jul 03, 2008 4:27 am

by: GMATstruggle View latest post


close to my goal thanks for the help everybody

0 Wed Jul 02, 2008 7:49 pm

by: jopup View latest post

Wow - 480 (Q32 V23) - feel completely stunned...

Hi, I took the GMAT today and got a 480 (Q32 V23). Here are the...

5 Wed Jul 02, 2008 12:56 pm

by: mbadrew View latest post

690 but solid credentials - Retake? Thanks for Advice

I just took the GMAT today and got 690 (Q:40, V:45). I'm aiming for a...

1 Wed Jul 02, 2008 11:56 am

by: D Terman View latest post

Beaten by the GMAT 550 (42Q/24V)

Gave the GMAT yesterday afternoon, July 1, and scored poorly again. I...

0 Wed Jul 02, 2008 12:21 am

by: atlantic View latest post

I did it!! 710 (Q48 V 39)

So I finally took the GMAT on Friday and got a 710. I was expecting a...

3 Tue Jul 01, 2008 6:04 pm

by: mlane25269 View latest post

Beat up today-540

I sat for the GMAT today and got an unexpected 540. What was so...

6 Tue Jul 01, 2008 2:06 pm

by: bbuisson View latest post

660 - Negatively Surprised - Prespectives and Learnings

I took GMAT today, and scored 660 (Q49, V31). I am negatively...

2 Tue Jul 01, 2008 9:14 am

by: ildude02 View latest post

How do i take quant skills to the 750+ level

Hello everybody, I am giving gmat in a month. Finished with OG11, and...

1 Mon Jun 30, 2008 9:10 am

by: mbadrew View latest post

Difference in difficulty level of Verbal/Quant

It might sound irrational, but is it true that if one takes GMAT in...

2 Sat Jun 28, 2008 6:27 pm

by: sukrant26 View latest post

Beaten with a 750 (89 Q, 95 V)


2 Sat Jun 28, 2008 3:45 pm

by: dkrich View latest post

Cracked the GMAT - 700! Updated: Full Debrief

Well, I wish I could say that I stomped it, but I cracked it I guess....

12 Sat Jun 28, 2008 9:02 am

by: chipjet View latest post

Blasted by the GMAT 650(Q 48, V31)

Gave the GMAT today and was shocked to see my Verbal score. Although...

3 Sat Jun 28, 2008 8:05 am

by: dextar View latest post

Got beaten.... 580 (Q33 V36). Retake time!

Hey guys, my first post here and I'm telling you all about my lowly...

4 Fri Jun 27, 2008 1:47 pm

by: christi View latest post

710 93% (Q42 66%/ V44 93%)

Just got back from the test-centre... My aim was to score 700+, so I...

4 Fri Jun 27, 2008 12:24 pm

by: kindofbluenote View latest post

its a 770 (Q 50 V 44)

Dear Guys, I gave my gmat today. I scored a 770 (Q 50, V 44). I am...

12 Fri Jun 27, 2008 12:05 am

by: yourkarthik View latest post

GMAT Some advice!!!

:idea: Hi everyone, Its my first time posting on the blog. I find it...

1 Thu Jun 26, 2008 6:55 pm

by: VP_Jim View latest post

I did it 720

today I came back I ripped the GMAT apart , it was like something...

1 Thu Jun 26, 2008 3:56 pm

by: mayonnai5e View latest post

Beat up, Bruised and Sold on the Black Market

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The title of this post accurately reflects my feelings after taking...

17 Thu Jun 26, 2008 3:09 pm

by: ssimon View latest post

770 (Q51 V44 AWA5.5)

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Finally done with the GMAT. Yesterday I gave the exam and scored an...

22 EXPERT REPLIES Wed Jun 25, 2008 12:46 pm

by: raunekk View latest post

Beat the GMAT with a 730(Q 47 V 44)

I took the GMAT this morning and scored a 730. Here's my breakdown:...

3 Wed Jun 25, 2008 7:07 am

by: mlane25269 View latest post

I took the GMAT earlier today and got a 730 (Q-47, V-44)

Hi everyone, I took the GMAT today; my score breaks down as follow:...

4 Tue Jun 24, 2008 7:43 am

by: kjm84 View latest post

Took gmat on saturday (730, Q49, V41).

I have been reading this forum since last 2 months. This is my first...

6 Tue Jun 24, 2008 7:41 am

by: reddysfb View latest post

From 460 to 680 in five short weeks!!!!!!!!!! Q40/V42

Wow, what a great improvement, congrats! I look forward to seeing...

3 Mon Jun 23, 2008 8:56 am

by: D Terman View latest post

beaten (35, 40) - question about getting first problem wrong

I just took it this AM...quant is definitely my weak spot, but I...

4 Sun Jun 22, 2008 2:29 pm

by: s_raizada View latest post

Two black eyes by the GMAT

Its beyond terrible! I have been preparing for the last 3-4 months...

8 Sun Jun 22, 2008 8:32 am

by: Gmatto700 View latest post

700 (Q44,V41)

Hi guys, I got 700 on my 3rd attempt. First 2...

7 EXPERT REPLIES Sat Jun 21, 2008 5:39 pm

by: youngandrestless View latest post

Got Beat By the GMAT - 590

I just got beat by the GMAT and feel terrible. I think I was putting...

5 Sat Jun 21, 2008 5:04 pm

by: themarkac View latest post

470--->680 and still beaten :(

People who are weak in Verbal this might help.For those who are weak...

1 Sat Jun 21, 2008 4:03 pm

by: D Terman View latest post

710! (Q43 70% V44 97%)

Whew! Finally done. Here's my story. I started prep in Feb. 2008,...

1 Sat Jun 21, 2008 1:24 pm

by: LoyalWater View latest post

GMAT Sprint! - 740 (Q50/V40)

Hi Guys, I found this website when I started my study process and it...

7 Fri Jun 20, 2008 2:47 pm

by: smkrn View latest post

Scored 780 in GMAT

Hi all, I never posted here, but I have been to this site along with...

8 Fri Jun 20, 2008 9:27 am

by: g_beatthegmat View latest post

Official Score Report question

I got a 5.5 on my AWA and it says its the 83% next to that number but...

3 Thu Jun 19, 2008 9:30 am

by: Tarmac View latest post

And....done! -- 780 (Q49, V50)

Well, I finally took the GMAT this morning and, needless to say, I am...

9 Wed Jun 18, 2008 1:20 pm

by: ptgbeauregard View latest post

600 V37 Q34 -- Thanks for all the help -- Seeking advice

Hi all, Preface After working on the GMAT for a few months with the...

2 Wed Jun 18, 2008 8:57 am

by: vinviper1 View latest post


Took it 3 month ago. Scored a 690 (Q50 - 95%, V32 - 65%) I prepared...

0 Tue Jun 17, 2008 8:30 pm

by: TkNeo View latest post

How I beat the GMAT - 750

I took GMAT last year on 8 Sep 2007. Here is my much belated debrief....

1 Mon Jun 16, 2008 11:40 pm

by: thisisvb View latest post

I Beat the GMAT - 760 (Q50, V42, AWA 6.0)

My Test Day My test was a Saturday 8-AMer. This sometimes sounds...

4 Mon Jun 16, 2008 10:44 am

by: zacharyz View latest post

780 (Q50, V47)

Hey everyone, I finally took my GMAT this morning and scored a 780. I...

11 EXPERT REPLIES Sun Jun 15, 2008 11:24 pm

by: codesnooker View latest post

What does it take??

Can an average person score above 700 and what does it take to get...

1 Sun Jun 15, 2008 9:36 pm

by: VP_Jim View latest post

470.... Should I jump off.....!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

What a disgrace. In the last 5 months I have put time, energy and...

7 Sun Jun 15, 2008 9:08 pm

by: VP_Jim View latest post

delighted! 710 (Q48V39)!!!

went from an initial diagnostic of 490 in February to 710 on the real...

6 Sun Jun 15, 2008 7:58 am

by: mbadrew View latest post

700 Q48 (85%), V38 (84%)

Just completed the GMAT this afternoon. AWA was relatively...

0 Fri Jun 13, 2008 7:08 pm

by: ceeshrek View latest post

420!!!!!! What?

I have just taken the GMAT for the first time and scored a miserable...

1 Fri Jun 13, 2008 10:52 am

by: qudo View latest post


Do admissions officers view taking the GMAT 3 times negatively. I...

3 Wed Jun 11, 2008 6:08 pm

by: caramel3536 View latest post

700 92% (Q50/V35)

I wrote the GMAT last week and it felt good to make it into the...

2 Wed Jun 11, 2008 8:46 am

by: Derrick View latest post

My GMAT Story/Strategy - 770 (50Q, 46V, 5.5AWA)

First of all, I want to thank everyone on this forum for setting up a...

7 Tue Jun 10, 2008 7:55 am

by: gkaparski View latest post

580 (Q48 V21)

Hi guys! My experience: I know many guys scored more than 750 here...

2 Tue Jun 10, 2008 7:55 am

by: ajaypatil_am View latest post

Got owned by the gmat

Hi, I just joined this group as someone told me about it. I gave my...

1 Mon Jun 09, 2008 6:40 am

by: aim-wsc View latest post

GMAT over - 660 (Q50,V30) - Highly disappointed

I gave my GMAT this afternoon and scored 660. I managed to get a...

6 Sun Jun 08, 2008 8:33 pm

by: jasonc View latest post

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