Welcome to Part 2 of our series on test prep mastery. In this episode we build on the general framework discussed last week and dive deeper into how to design a study plan that is more customized for you.
We're joined this week by Vinay Narang, Founder and Chief Genius at GMAT Genius, who shares valuable insight on this topic based on his experiencing helping to create customized study plans for his own tutoring clients. While his specialty is the GMAT, the tips and practical how-to's he shares are relevant for prepping well for any standardized test.
Specifically, in this episode Vinay and I explore:
Also be sure to listen all the way to the end for our "From the Mailbag" segment (~44:15). This week I answer the question, "How can I overcome the drudgery of the verbal section and avoid silly mistakes?" You won't want to miss it!
RESOURCES MENTIONED IN THE EPISODE
WHERE TO FIND FREE PRACTICE TESTS
One of the action items for this episode is to take a full-length practice test from an official source. Here are some options for you:
A DOSE OF MOTIVATION
Here's the quote we opened the episode with:
"Give me six hours to chop down a tree and I will spend the first four sharpening the ax." -- Abraham Lincoln