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MAY 19th - Attend Free Online Applicant Fair with 50+ Admissions Officers 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. ET.

City Test Prep is a long-standing member of AIGAC - - an amazing organization of top-notch highly vetted admission consultants/advisors and test preparation companies - - and we're hosting our FIRST-EVER applicant fair as part of our upcoming annual conference. Tuesday, May 19th, from 2:00 p.m. to 3...


5/19 Attend Free Online Applicant Fair with 50+ Admissions Officers 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. ET.

City Test Prep is a long-standing member of AIGAC - - an amazing organization of top-notch highly vetted admission consultants/advisors and test preparation companies - - and we're hosting our FIRST-EVER applicant fair as part of our upcoming annual conference. Tuesday, May 19th, from 2:00 p.m. to ...


MAY 19th - Attend Free Online Applicant Fair with 50+ Admissions Officers 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. ET.

City Test Prep is a long-standing member of AIGAC - - an amazing organization of top-notch highly vetted admission consultants/advisors and test preparation companies - - and we're hosting our FIRST-EVER applicant fair as part of our upcoming annual conference. Tuesday, May 19th, from 2:00 p.m. to ...


Free Interactive Session with Holistic and Mindful Techniques: Embody Calm Amid COVID-19 Chaos

I'll be presenting this free interactive session to help folks feeling anxiety and stress. It will be helpful for those navigating this pandemic who feel emotional dysregulation, and extremely useful for those who have test anxiety and stress when taking high stakes tests like the GRE and GMAT. I wi...


Re: Help required: Broken but the phoenix shall rise again

I cannot answer whether your 680 will earn you admittance into your desired school - - there are highly qualified admissions consultants here and elsewhere ...but I can assure you that eliminating anxiety is the quickest and easiest thing to do in preparing for the GRE, GMAT or any high stakes test....


Free Anxiety Relief PodCast with City Test Prep and Dominate Test Prep

Hi all, I was interviewed recently by Brett Ethridge of Dominate Test Prep. Great information if you've got test anxiety and needs some 411 to get over it and out of your own way. And it's Free. Any questions, reach out directly! Conventional wisdom tells us that if we study hard, high test scores w...


FREE OGs. In NYC I'm unloading many GMATs and GREs

Various copies of various editions. All prior to 2017.
Reach out to me and you can come pick them up.
Text me at 917-805-6015

FREE with a much appreciated donation to an animal rescue of your choice in exchange.
Pay it forward!
I'd appreciate it.

by Bara

Tue Dec 10, 2019 3:12 pm
Forum: GMAT Books for Sale/Donation
Topic: FREE OGs. In NYC I'm unloading many GMATs and GREs
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Views: 525

When you have only 3 weeks to improve your Verbal Score....

I posted this elsewhere and thought BTG folks would benefit. What do you do when you only have 3 weeks and your verbal is still not where you want it to be? The following is a down-and-dirty prescription to improve your verbal score, since this section carries more weight and will bring up your over...

by Bara

Thu Dec 05, 2019 4:27 pm
Forum: GMAT Verbal & Essays
Topic: When you have only 3 weeks to improve your Verbal Score....
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Views: 2526

10/24 webinar - w/Fmr Ast. Director Kellogg and Gmat Exprt

I'll be on a free webinar tomorrow with Sara Woods, a former assistant director of admissions at Kellogg School of Management/Northwestern. We'll discuss some best methods for your MBA application, GMAT prep - - specifically dealing with test anxiety and time management and time for questions! Regis...

by Bara

Wed Oct 23, 2019 1:57 pm
Forum: I just Beat The GMAT!
Topic: 10/24 webinar - w/Fmr Ast. Director Kellogg and Gmat Exprt
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Views: 2174

10/24Free Webinar w/ fmr Kellogg Assist. Dir & CTP CEO 9

I'll be on a free webinar tomorrow with Sara Woods, a former assistant director of admissions at Kellogg School of Management/Northwestern. We'll discuss some best methods for your MBA application, GMAT prep - - specifically dealing with test anxiety and time management and time for questions! Regis...

by Bara

Wed Oct 23, 2019 1:56 pm
Forum: Admissions Success Stories
Topic: 10/24Free Webinar w/ fmr Kellogg Assist. Dir & CTP CEO 9
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Views: 593

I've noticed a funny thing: test anxiety is worst when the test is hard. Someone who suffers from test anxiety (or claims to have problems taking tests on a computer) is just fine filling out a personality quiz online. That's a glib comparison, sure, but if the problem is the test or the computer, ...

by Bara

Sun Jul 14, 2019 9:34 pm
Forum: GMAT Strategy
Topic: Test Day Disappointment, Need Advice for Moving Forward
Replies: 4
Views: 940

Go you! Create and initiate an individual plan and stick to it. Honor the whole self taking the test (mindset/zen meditation and eating right). And finding the support you need. For verbal: I concur -- it's biased again non-native American English speakers and there are a few ways to deal with this....

by Bara

Thu Jul 11, 2019 4:25 pm
Forum: I just Beat The GMAT!
Topic: Discouraged kid gets 760 - 20% accuracy on diagnostic exams
Replies: 2
Views: 2852

HI Mike, I'm sorry you had this experience and I'm curious since it's a month pat your test, where you stand now. Your story is not unique. I recently wrote a blog article about this very thing, Score Disparity Between Diagnostic and Official GMATs ...here: https://citytestprep.com/score-disparity-b...

by Bara

Thu Jul 11, 2019 4:14 pm
Forum: GMAT Strategy
Topic: Test Day Disappointment, Need Advice for Moving Forward
Replies: 4
Views: 940

The Disparity between Diagnostic & Official GMAT Test Sc

Hi all. With test prep season in starting up ( does it ever really stop? ) we continually hear about the disparities between diagnostic and official test scores. Below I posit how this can be best understood and overcome. This is a perennial issue for students who are shocked and dismayed that their...

by Bara

Wed Jun 26, 2019 9:05 am
Forum: GMAT Strategy
Topic: The Disparity between Diagnostic & Official GMAT Test Sc
Replies: 0
Views: 524

Tests don't only measure what you know, they measure how well you take tests. Anxiety, lack of focus, and compromised time management can negatively impact your performance and score. On GMAT/GRE Reading portions people believe top performance is based on memorizing details or 'mapping out' the essa...

by Bara

Fri Jun 21, 2019 1:51 pm
Forum: Reading Comprehension
Topic: Master List of Reading Comprehension Resources
Replies: 5
Views: 2284