Posts Tagged ‘GRE’

How to Beat Standardized Test Stress

By - Dec 4, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

It’s a truism that standardized tests don’t just test your knowledge – they also test how good you are at taking tests. If you’re suffering from anxiety because of your performance on earlier tests, it makes perfect sense that you’d be feeling stressed about the...

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Using Head, Heart and Gut for GMAT and GRE Success [Part 2]

By - Dec 1, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

This is Part II of the Using Head, Heart and Gut: For GMAT and GRE Success. Read Part I here. Showing up for a high stakes test like the GRE or GMAT requires a lot more than mastering content and becoming a ninja of test-taking strategy....

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Using Head, Heart and Gut for GMAT and GRE Success [Part 1]

By - Nov 26, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Here’s what I believe: Tests not only measure what you know, they also measure how well you take tests. It’s extremely rare that someone waltzes into a GRE or GMAT center without preparation and aces their test. Even a lot of test preparation won’t always help...

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5 Things You Need to Know Before You Take the GRE

By - Aug 27, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

Maybe you've just registered for the GRE and are already thinking ahead to test day—or maybe your test is in a few hours (or days, or minutes) and you're starting to feel a little wobbly about taking it. In either case, you're in the right...

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Affordable Online Test Prep [Episode 198]

By - Mar 30, 17:27 PM   Comments [0]

We are now getting calls from applicants who plan to plan to apply in the summer, fall, and winter to matriculate in 2018. A few have all their ducks lined up – test score in place, school visits planned, a GPA they’re proud of, and...

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Making Friends With the GRE: How To Overcome Test Anxiety and Perform at Your Best

By - Jan 29, 13:35 PM   Comments [0]

“I can’t stop trembling….can’t eat….cry for little or no reason….I am so nervous.” All of this from Janelle, a prospective graduate student on her response to scheduling a GRE test date. I was not surprised that Janelle was nervous as almost all prospective graduate students...

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How to Choose Between the GMAT and GRE and Start Preparing

By - Jan 15, 10:15 AM   Comments [0]

We get a lot of questions about the GMAT and GRE: Is there an advantage to taking one exam over the other? What are the secrets to studying effectively and beating test anxiety? How can I get the best possible score? How do I start? Here...

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A Review of the Magoosh GRE Prep Program

By - Jan 3, 01:13 AM   Comments [0]

Applicants preparing for the GRE have a lot of options – from self-study using books and practice tests, to in-person courses, to private tutoring. Today I’m reviewing one test prep option: Magoosh’s online GRE prep course. What is it? It’s a comprehensive, flexible online GRE prep course,...

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More Business Schools Accepting GRE than Ever Before

By - Dec 25, 12:36 PM   Comments [0]

Kaplan Test Prep has completed their 2016 survey of over 220 business school admissions officers. The survey was conducted between August and October 2016 and found that 92% of business schools are now accepting the GRE as an alternative to the GMAT. This is a...

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5 GRE Myths and Misconceptions

By - Nov 9, 00:19 AM   Comments [0]

How well do you know the GRE? Have you really looked into this exam and sorted out the misinformation from the facts? Here are 5 GRE myths and misconceptions you should be aware of as you prep for the GRE. Myth # 1: To pass GRE...

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