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GMAT Essay: Minimum Effort for Maximum Return
Learn how to do a just-good-enough job on the essay while saving as much mental energy as possible for the later sections of the test.
GMAT Tuesday: Common AWA Flaws—Inappropriate Comparisons
Today, we take on argument flaws! The Analytical Writing Assessment (AWA) for the GMAT presents you with an argument that contains multiple flaws. There are a [...]
Lessons Learned: 2 AWA Pitfalls to Avoid
Discover what divides the top performing essayists from the rest.
How to Assess an Analytical Writing Assessment Prompt
Use these five steps to help you craft an effective critique in the minimal time the AWA allows.
6 Steps to Conquering the AWA
Learn these six steps to help you master the AWA section.
Finding Flaws in the Argument: Part II
Take a deeper look at how you can dismantle the argument in a CR question.
Finding Flaws in the Argument: Part I
To write a successful argument essay, you will need to uncover flaws in the author’s reasoning.
GMAT Avengers Study Group: Tackling the AWA
Gain valuable tips from our GMAT Avengers group on how to tackle the AWA essays.
Seeing the Other Side on the AWA
Show the essay graders that you have the maturity to appreciate a counterargument, and get points for it!
7 Tips for Writing a Successful Argument Essay
Take a look at a few helpful tips for writing a successful AWA essay.
What Do Critical Reasoning Questions and the AWA Have In Common?
Anything that you can do in CR you are seemingly encouraged to do on the AWA.
Beyond the Flaws – Introduction and Conclusion
Take a closer look at the all-important components of the Analysis of an Argument essay.
Ace the Essay? No, Thanks!
Develop a template, an organizational framework on which to “hang” your writing.
Overanalyzing the AWA Argument Essay Scoring
Learn how the scoring works for an Analysis of an Argument AWA essay.
GMAT Essays: Avoid Fallacy Fallacy
Don't make a flawed conclusion based on a flawed argument.