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# Best GMAT Stories - Period!

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16 Aug 2010, 17:29
gr88 post...

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24 Aug 2010, 01:51
thanks bb

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18 Sep 2010, 05:13
Thanks to sharing stories here.

Great..

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21 Sep 2010, 12:16
Great stories guys!
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20 Nov 2010, 14:59
Thanks for sharing these stories. I have just begun studying for the GMAT and I find these to be very inspirational/motivating. Hopefully when I'm done taking the exam, I too can post up my experience for a future reader.

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29 Dec 2010, 12:19
Thread updated with 2 new stories
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05 Jan 2011, 11:46
i want to be part of it;-) it s great!!

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09 Jan 2011, 16:44
Great initiative! The diversity in these posts make them great sources of inspiration

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18 Jan 2011, 12:38
Thanks so much! This is very helpful!

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23 Jan 2011, 23:20
Updated. Thank you.
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26 Jan 2011, 23:42
great collection. that keeps the marale high
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16 Feb 2011, 00:05
very motivational

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26 Feb 2011, 10:04
And if anyone wants to be considered for the list (If I missed you), please PM me with your debrief!
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22 Mar 2011, 04:11

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28 Apr 2011, 12:29
This is one to bookmark. Perhaps you guys can make a top 10 for the "Most Popular" section instead of just 3? Nevertheless a wonderful source of inspiration. Thanks a lot for this!
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04 May 2011, 06:41
i'm going to post my story here this weekend!

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06 May 2011, 10:21
Is there a thread about WORST GMAT stories ever? Just got back from taking it... I was aiming for 550-600... usually a low score for most people here... so OK... I was taking the verbal section... and checked over time regurlaly... somehow I read Q 17/41 39 min left...so yes, it was a bit tight but I could still manage to pace myself...Then I watched the clock again... 12/41 2something/41 9 minutes left....&%*&% Ive must have somehow miscaluclated time or the first time i checked it was 29 not 39... anyway... I had to guess 10 of the last questions....I was so mad at my self... this is by far the stupidest error Ive made...

Result
Q33 (Decent for a 550)
V24 (I want to hide in a hole right now)
=480!!!

Do you think that the verbal score would have been close to 33 if I wouldnt have guessed the last 10 Q?

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19 May 2011, 20:39
The Most unique section in Gmat Club! Good one!

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19 May 2011, 21:01
Is there a thread about WORST GMAT stories ever? Just got back from taking it... I was aiming for 550-600... usually a low score for most people here... so OK... I was taking the verbal section... and checked over time regurlaly... somehow I read Q 17/41 39 min left...so yes, it was a bit tight but I could still manage to pace myself...Then I watched the clock again... 12/41 2something/41 9 minutes left....&%*&% Ive must have somehow miscaluclated time or the first time i checked it was 29 not 39... anyway... I had to guess 10 of the last questions....I was so mad at my self... this is by far the stupidest error Ive made...

Result
Q33 (Decent for a 550)
V24 (I want to hide in a hole right now)
=480!!!

Do you think that the verbal score would have been close to 33 if I wouldnt have guessed the last 10 Q?

I guess not, but would you like to start one and keep it up?
(easy way for Kudos)
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25 May 2011, 21:37
Thanks bb

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