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I agree. The study strategy that works for you may not work for all.

by Elizabeth@EconomistGMAT

Fri Jun 13, 2014 10:19 am
Forum: GMAT Strategy
Topic: Review or not to review
Replies: 7
Views: 1878

I agree. The study strategy that works for you may not work for all.

by Elizabeth@EconomistGMAT

Fri Jun 13, 2014 10:17 am
Forum: GMAT Strategy
Topic: Review or not to review
Replies: 7
Views: 1878

It sounds like you really need to work on your timing strategy, and the only way to do that is practice, practice, practice! A tactic you can employ to develop your time management skills is to group five Quant questions together and spend no more more than ten minutes on them. For Verbal, give your...

by Elizabeth@EconomistGMAT

Fri May 30, 2014 5:41 am
Forum: GMAT Strategy
Topic: Tips on How to Get Fast on Problems
Replies: 3
Views: 2528

Hi confused13,

We here at Economist GMAT Tutor actually just published a Six Month Study Guide. You can check it out here:
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Please let me know if you have any questions!

Regards,

Elizabeth

by Elizabeth@EconomistGMAT

Fri May 23, 2014 7:58 am
Forum: GMAT Strategy
Topic: Approach; Need 6 month plan
Replies: 12
Views: 3163

Hi sqazi01, It looks like you are scoring pretty consistently in the 550 - 600 range. What are you learning from the feedback from all of the mock tests you are taking? There seems to be a knowledge gap and knowing what your problem areas are will help in developing a strategy for you. Regards, Eliz...

by Elizabeth@EconomistGMAT

Fri May 16, 2014 5:04 am
Forum: GMAT Strategy
Topic: Strategy HELP please !!
Replies: 12
Views: 2795

I know it's frustrating that you received differing GMAT sim test scores, but try not to let that worry you. A score can dip from one exam to another even with the same amount of knowledge or the same percentage of correct/incorrect. The GMAT scoring algorithm takes many factors into account includi...

by Elizabeth@EconomistGMAT

Fri Apr 25, 2014 12:20 pm
Forum: GMAT Strategy
Topic: My scores dropped!
Replies: 3
Views: 1459

Hi there, My advice would be to sign up for trials of several GMAT prep programs and see which one fits your study personality the best. Make a list of what is most important to you and find a program that fits the bill. Do you value a money back score guarantee? Do you prefer a classroom setting or...

by Elizabeth@EconomistGMAT

Fri Apr 11, 2014 6:59 am
Forum: GMAT Strategy
Topic: New to GMAT!
Replies: 4
Views: 1126

Hi there!

Do a search in the apply store for GMAT prep apps and download a couple of the highly rated ones.

You can also directly download Economist GMAT Tutor's app here:
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Regards,

Elizabeth

by Elizabeth@EconomistGMAT

Fri Apr 04, 2014 8:05 am
Forum: GMAT Strategy
Topic: Best apps for GMAT?
Replies: 3
Views: 2647

Wow -- what a typo! Thanks for bringing this to our attention. All of our content undergoes a strict peer review process, but mistakes do sneak through. This will be corrected shortly.

by Elizabeth@EconomistGMAT

Fri Mar 28, 2014 7:28 am
Forum: Critical Reasoning
Topic: Evaluate the Argument : Economists
Replies: 6
Views: 2632

Hi Chris5938, Yes, Rich has some great advice. The first step would be to take a free simulation GMAT test to see where you are at now. MBA.com offers some, as do most GMAT test prep programs. If your score is already well above a 520 and you know that's all you need to get into the program of your ...

by Elizabeth@EconomistGMAT

Fri Mar 28, 2014 7:21 am
Forum: GMAT Strategy
Topic: Full Time Student
Replies: 4
Views: 1318

If you have the time to study for the take the GMAT now and business school is something you are seriously considering, why not take the GMAT now? After all, your score will be valid for five years should you decide to apply to business school. As for your question about when to apply, that's up to ...

by Elizabeth@EconomistGMAT

Fri Mar 21, 2014 10:43 am
Forum: GMAT Strategy
Topic: Should I consider Giving GMAT if I'm not working ?
Replies: 3
Views: 1469

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To chime in, you will have about two minutes to answer each question on the Quant section, and slightly less than two minutes per question on the Verbal. A tactic you can employ to develop your time management skills is to group five Quant questions together and spend no more more than ten minutes o...

by Elizabeth@EconomistGMAT

Fri Mar 14, 2014 7:48 am
Forum: GMAT Strategy
Topic: Pacing Question
Replies: 8
Views: 1721

Thanks for clarifying, dareborn! For a full listing of the plans and pricing, visit our plans page here: http://gmat.economist.com/plans

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Thanks and happy studying,

Elizabeth

by Elizabeth@EconomistGMAT

Tue Mar 11, 2014 12:01 pm
Forum: I just Beat The GMAT!
Topic: 590 -> 720 in 22 days [48Q 40V unofficial]
Replies: 16
Views: 10085