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First Time GMAT Taker - Please advise on Study Plan

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First Time GMAT Taker - Please advise on Study Plan [#permalink] New post 17 Jul 2010, 07:06
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Greetings -
Its my first time posting on this forum but I am very impressed by this site!

I have recently decided to move forward with my GMAT prep and wanted to get the forums advice on how to prepare. I feel I am in need of some basic concept refreshers and plan on doing the following:

-Knewton Online Classes (12)
-OG 12
-Cliffs Notes Basic Math Refresher for the GMAT

I am more worried about the Quant section more than the Verbal. I have 3.36 Undergrad Business School GPA and 5 years of progressive experience 2 of which are in Human Capital Consulting. I am located in MD and my goal is the Georgetown Part TIme program. Please advise for success!!

Thank you!!
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Re: First Time GMAT Taker - Please advise on Study Plan [#permalink] New post 18 Jul 2010, 18:24
Anyone? Please advise. Thank you!
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Re: First Time GMAT Taker - Please advise on Study Plan [#permalink] New post 18 Jul 2010, 18:53
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Could your plan be sufficient: Yes.

Are we able to tell from the above: No.

You have not given us much to go on. We recommend a practice test at the beginning to establish some baseline of where attention is needed. From there, establish a study plan and take practice tests periodically to gauge progress.

Error log is key to identifying shortcomings and moving forward.
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Re: First Time GMAT Taker - Please advise on Study Plan [#permalink] New post 20 Jul 2010, 07:19
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Would recommend MGMAT Math Foundations as a book instead of the Cliff's.
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Re: First Time GMAT Taker - Please advise on Study Plan [#permalink] New post 21 Jul 2010, 04:58
Thank you for the responses and suggestions!
Re: First Time GMAT Taker - Please advise on Study Plan   [#permalink] 21 Jul 2010, 04:58
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