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SBC Scoop: Handling GMAT Test Anxiety

*Please note that no client details are ever shared in SBC Scoop or otherwise without complete sign off from client. Stacy Blackman Consulting helps clients gain admission to every MBA program globally, but one thing …

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GMAT Hacks: Book Reviews for GMAT Reading Comprehension

Most test-prep resources tell you that, in order to get better at handling GMAT Reading Comprehension passages, you should do lots of reading. Preferably, you should read things that are similar to GMAT passages. That’s …

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GMAT Hacks: Will You Ever Feel Ready to Take the GMAT?

Quite often, the last time I meet with a student, often a couple of days before their GMAT test date, they tell that they don’t “feel” ready for the exam. In some cases, they’ve been …

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GMAT Hacks: Slow Down to Speed Up Later

Many people associate being good at math with being able to do math quickly. There’s plenty of truth to that: usually, when you struggle with something, it takes longer than if it’s a strong point …

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GMAT Hacks: How Important are the Last Several Questions?

The idea that the first 5 to 10 questions in each section are somehow particularly crucial to your success is a myth with staying power, but a myth nonetheless. And even if it were true, …

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GMAT Hacks: When the Mean is the Median

When you have a set of consecutive numbers (integers, evens, odds, multiples), the mean is equal to the median. To locate the median, find the average of the endpoints. To extend the usefulness of this …

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