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3rd Time GMAT [#permalink] New post 02 Apr 2010, 07:23
Hello guys,

Hope everyone on the forum are well. Hapy Easter to everyone.

I have been watching the forum quietly since I have last written to you regarding my GMAT. As some of you probably know my GMAT experience of two times [Official Scores 420/460] is not as good as I would have liked. After exhausting myself really badly during my preparation for the two attempts, I have taken a couple of months break and decided to take the exam again on 1st week of June 2010. I got the books today that's been suggested on this forum.

I know "Nothing is impossible" - But can anyone suggest how realistic it is to improve the score by 220 points in 2 months time? I was really low on confidence after I took the exam second time and scored only 460, because I put a lot of effort, but definitely there are deficiencies that I have to work on. And are there any good indicators that will tell me as I move ahead with my preparation before June that my score will improve? Can private tutoring be a good option?

I really look forward to hear from you guys. I know you all are very helpful. So please feel free to tell me any strategies that you think can help me in improving my score.

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Re: 3rd Time GMAT [#permalink] New post 02 Apr 2010, 17:26
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See this post for my general suggestions/thoughts on this subject: should-i-retake-gmat-thread-retaking-gmat-strategies-83339.html

I think it will be tough for you to get 220 points in 2 months and probably impossible taking into consideration that you have already done some prep and exhausted a number of resources.

You need a complete overhaul and start with books such as MGMAT Math Foundations and Kaplan Verbal Foundations and only after that move on to actual GMAT prep. Don't take tests for a while but instead focus on basics...
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