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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!
GMAT Analysis of an Issue: The Brainstorm
Before you start writing, take a few minutes to brainstorm on the AWA.
GMAT Analysis of an Issue: Use What You Know
No matter if you're an expert on the topic or not, you can still write a compelling Issue essay!
Issue Essay Template for AWA
Need some structure to your issue essay? Read on for a few tips.
3 Tips to Ace the GMAT Analysis of an Issue Essay
With so many possible directions to go in, here are three tips to help craft your argument (and earn a perfect 6).
Getting Started on the AWA Analysis of an Issue Essay
Don't get paralyzed by anxiety. The trick is to simply get started.
5 Thoughts to Avoid on the AWA (Part II)
Christina Yu shares 5 more awesome tips to ensure AWA success!
5 Thoughts to Avoid on the AWA
How can you ensure AWA success? Follow these 5 tips!
For Example, the AWA Issue Essay
Isaac Bettan, Master Verbal Instructor at Master GMAT One of the most common mistakes in the AWA Issue Essay pertains to examples, which seem uncomfortably [...]
Thursdays with Ron – The AWA Essays
Every other Thursday, our instructor Ron Purewal (known on the Beat The GMAT forums as lunarpower) hosts a free study hall session, called Thursdays [...]
Five Things High-Scoring Essays Have in Common
The two essays for the Analytical Writing Assessment are graded holistically. This means, simply, that your grade is based on the overall impression the essay [...]
GMAT: 5 Steps for Analytical Writing Assessment
A few quick tips to raise your AWA scores for both GMAT essays: The Issue Essay Choose a side and stick with it. Don’t waffle, and [...]
GMAT – Issue Essay Examples
If you haven’t already, you can download the Analysis of an Issue essay topic pool on MBA.com here. While there is no way to predict which [...]
AWA Pacing and Length
While the two essays on the GMAT require you to do completely different things, the approach and foundation of each essay is exactly the same. [...]