Find all School-related info fast with the new School-Specific MBA Forum

It is currently 23 Jul 2014, 06:57

Close

GMAT Club Daily Prep

Thank you for using the timer - this advanced tool can estimate your performance and suggest more practice questions. We have subscribed you to Daily Prep Questions via email.

Customized
for You

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Track
Your Progress

every week, we’ll send you an estimated GMAT score based on your performance

Practice
Pays

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Not interested in getting valuable practice questions and articles delivered to your email? No problem, unsubscribe here.

Events & Promotions

Events & Promotions in June
Open Detailed Calendar

Need a new strategy

  Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  
Author Message
TAGS:
Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 27 Apr 2011
Posts: 2
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 0 [0], given: 0

Need a new strategy [#permalink] New post 28 Apr 2012, 09:53
I just finished my GMAT, and my score was not up to par 510(Q 38, V22) but I am not ready to give up. Its tough not to be discouraged because my attitude towards taking tests has always been to take exam once and pass, so I give it all my best the first time, or so I think. This has always worked for me (CPA, CISA) but GMAT seem to take a different turn, so I need a new plan that I can follow and be rest assured that I will get a good score.

I started studying seriously for GMAT in January 2012 while I was on maternity leave. Returned to work in Feb after two months so I was able to study at night or in the morning before going to work. I reviewed all the 8 MGMAT books to refresh on the basics since I have been out of college for about 7 years. I went through all the quantative section for OG11&OG12 as well as the verbal section for OG12. Did 6 MGMAT CATs and 2 GMAT prep tests.

Given that I have reviewed a lot of materials while preparing the first time 'am not sure how to proceed.

In the mean time, I get to spend more time with my baby while I decide on a new strategy...............I guess my promise of a study free summer is out the window!!!!!
Manhattan GMAT Discount CodesKaplan GMAT Prep Discount CodesKnewton GMAT Discount Codes
Current Student
User avatar
Joined: 12 Sep 2011
Posts: 900
Concentration: Finance, Finance
GMAT 1: 710 Q48 V40
Followers: 119

Kudos [?]: 558 [0], given: 114

Re: Need a new strategy [#permalink] New post 29 Apr 2012, 11:46
Sorry to hear about your score :( But I have to admit, it is quite brave to take on the GMAT while on maternity leave! It sounds like that might have played a role in your score. Start here: new-to-the-gmat-club-start-here-130870.html You fall into catagory number 1. If you take the advice from all those posts, and start at it with 110% again, I believe that anyone has the potential for greatness. So don't get discouraged, and stay strong.

Good luck!

_________________

New to the GMAT Club? <START HERE>

My GMAT and BSchool Tips:


Get the best GMAT Prep Resources with GMAT Club Premium Membership

Re: Need a new strategy   [#permalink] 29 Apr 2012, 11:46
    Similar topics Author Replies Last post
Similar
Topics:
Experts publish their posts in the topic Need New Strategy?? 540 to 550 6 months later :( ausadj18 3 05 Dec 2012, 04:28
600 - 41Q 32V - need new study strategy. KAS1 1 19 Apr 2012, 07:43
1 Experts publish their posts in the topic Got a 640 today.. need to improve!! New strategies / tips?? bergkamp10 8 08 Apr 2009, 19:38
Experts publish their posts in the topic New Prep Strategy Puilunchristin 3 16 Mar 2006, 07:44
New Prep Strategy Puilunchristin 3 13 Mar 2006, 07:37
Display posts from previous: Sort by

Need a new strategy

  Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  

Moderator: TGC



GMAT Club MBA Forum Home| About| Privacy Policy| Terms and Conditions| GMAT Club Rules| Contact| Sitemap

Powered by phpBB © phpBB Group and phpBB SEO

Kindly note that the GMAT® test is a registered trademark of the Graduate Management Admission Council®, and this site has neither been reviewed nor endorsed by GMAC®.