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My GMAT Journey: from 490 to 700 ! (Q49, V36)

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Re: My GMAT Journey: from 490 to 700 ! (Q49, V36) [#permalink] New post 30 Oct 2009, 08:17
congrats!!!

so it seems that you don't recommend Kaplan course and think that I can do self-study?
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Re: My GMAT Journey: from 490 to 700 ! (Q49, V36) [#permalink] New post 01 Nov 2009, 07:12
Thanks for posting! My main take-away is to know the OG well. I'll remember hint 8 too:

"To score high on the GMAT you need three things. You can not score high unless you have mastered these three:
1. Knowledge: SC structure and grammer, MATH forumals and concepts, Vocabulary for GMAT in RC and CR .. etc
2. Skills: Process of Elimination, reading skills, logical reasoning, ability to extract information data from a math questions, data sufficiency skills .. etc
3. Strategy: time management, educated guessing, skipping hard and time consuming questions, stamina strategy .. etc"
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Re: My GMAT Journey: from 490 to 700 ! (Q49, V36) [#permalink] New post 04 Nov 2009, 02:53
Very Informative
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Re: My GMAT Journey: from 490 to 700 ! (Q49, V36) [#permalink] New post 06 Nov 2009, 02:59
hey,

i am deeply influenced and motivated buddy....i thank you so much..

my first GMAT was is 540..

i am in the process of retaking it..

please reply to my further posts...

request you...all!!!

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Re: My GMAT Journey: from 490 to 700 ! (Q49, V36) [#permalink] New post 14 Nov 2009, 18:35
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This was a very good post! Reading experiences like yours motivates me to stay focused. I'm going to use those GMATClub challenges.
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Re: My GMAT Journey: from 490 to 700 ! (Q49, V36) [#permalink] New post 14 Nov 2009, 20:15
Great post and congrats an such a high score!

Your hints were spot on.

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Re: My GMAT Journey: from 490 to 700 ! (Q49, V36) [#permalink] New post 16 Nov 2009, 01:48
Great improvement.
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Re: My GMAT Journey: from 490 to 700 ! (Q49, V36) [#permalink] New post 18 Nov 2009, 18:15
Excellent improvements and definitely very informative post.
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Re: My GMAT Journey: from 490 to 700 ! (Q49, V36) [#permalink] New post 18 Dec 2009, 07:04
Wow. Congrats!

I'm taking your advice preparing my GMAT.
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Re: My GMAT Journey: from 490 to 700 ! (Q49, V36) [#permalink] New post 21 Dec 2009, 00:21
Congrats and thanks for sharing the debrief. :)
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Re: My GMAT Journey: from 490 to 700 ! (Q49, V36) [#permalink] New post 21 Dec 2009, 11:41
Thanks. Your tips are great.
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Re: My GMAT Journey: from 490 to 700 ! (Q49, V36) [#permalink] New post 22 Dec 2009, 14:34
Thanl you for sharing and looking forward to apply your advice.
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Re: My GMAT Journey: from 490 to 700 ! (Q49, V36) [#permalink] New post 29 Dec 2009, 01:43
wow, congrats!! :good you did gr8. as a matter of fact i do agree totally with what ur sayn. the GMATClub is by far the est place to get it all. i came on here cos i have a really BIG problem with maths buh hey, using the resources ppl hav put togeda here has really helped me improve. now i dont panic wen i come across quant that i dont know how to solve, i only come on here and search for it and voila.. someone has taken the time to explain how to go about solving it. i love the GMATClub and i really appreciate all the members input.
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Re: My GMAT Journey: from 490 to 700 ! (Q49, V36) [#permalink] New post 05 Jan 2010, 23:35
Congrats on your score. It is really helpful in knowing the experiences of everyone. Thanks for the post.
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Re: My GMAT Journey: from 490 to 700 ! (Q49, V36) [#permalink] New post 07 Jan 2010, 05:38
Hard work!
Congratulations!
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Re: My GMAT Journey: from 490 to 700 ! (Q49, V36) [#permalink] New post 18 Jan 2010, 18:54
Great post and congrats!
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Re: My GMAT Journey: from 490 to 700 ! (Q49, V36) [#permalink] New post 24 Feb 2010, 20:06
you are absolutely amazing... congratulations!
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Re: My GMAT Journey: from 490 to 700 ! (Q49, V36) [#permalink] New post 25 Feb 2010, 14:05
Congratz!!!!
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Thanks for the advice!
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Re: My GMAT Journey: from 490 to 700 ! (Q49, V36) [#permalink] New post 14 Mar 2010, 16:35
I love these sort of posts. Makes GMAT Club a great resource.

It's interesting that the OP thinks the GMAT is getting harder. I guess everyone is using this site nowadays to really get an advantage!
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Re: My GMAT Journey: from 490 to 700 ! (Q49, V36) [#permalink] New post 25 Mar 2010, 23:45
nice post.... v informative !!
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