studying for tests

Speed Reading at Work and School

One of the largest complaints that many students and professionals have in their day-to-day lives is the sheer volume of text that needs absorbed. Whats the problem? The problem is that the average reader only reads at around 200 words per minute. For short sections of text this is fine, but longer texts become intolerably time-consuming.

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How to Study Effectively

How to Study Effectively: There's more to it than you might think. Studying, UGH! Let’s be honest, no one enjoys studying. It can be stressful and very overwhelming. At times (especially around finals) you may feel like studying for your classes and for exams consumes your entire life. Most students would agree that [...]

By | May 19th, 2016|education|Comments Off on How to Study Effectively

3 GMAT Prep Tips for Test Day

As is the case for most every professional school entrance exam, time is most definitely not your friend. It is the thing that counts down inevitably until your score is finally counted and you are reporting to the schools of your choice. The limited time you have to complete each section of the GMAT can add significant stress to your test-taking experience. In lieu of this, here are three strategies that you can implement to reduce the negative impact of the ticking clock on test day and that can empower you to move through the exam with confidence.

By | December 9th, 2014|education|Comments Off on 3 GMAT Prep Tips for Test Day

Get a Great GRE Score with these 3 Strategies

If you have plans to go to graduate school to increase your employment marketability or advance your career, you will inevitably have to take the GRE. While you don’t have to be a math genius to do better than average on the quantitative reasoning section of the exam, it is paramount that you have excellent verbal communication skills to tackle the verbal reasoning portion of the test. Here are 3 strategies that you can use to get a great GRE score.

By | November 25th, 2014|education|Comments Off on Get a Great GRE Score with these 3 Strategies

3 Strategies for Scoring High on the GMAT

For thousands of individuals each year, getting the best score possible on the GMAT is essential. A high test score can be the key to getting into a top 20 MBA program and a successful career in business. Here are three strategies to seriously consider implementing to help you score high on the GMAT.

By | November 18th, 2014|education|Comments Off on 3 Strategies for Scoring High on the GMAT

3 Tips for Dominating the LSAT

If you’ve made the decision to go to law school, you’re most definitely starting to think about the LSAT. The LSAT is not your run-of-the-mill college midterm or final exam, and you will have to put a lot of time and effort into studying in order to get a good score. Considering that your LSAT score is one of the most important factors that colleges and universities use for law school admissions purposes, you want to make sure that you do all that is necessary to secure a top score. Here are 3 tips for dominating the LSAT so you can get into the school of your choosing.

By | November 13th, 2014|education|Comments Off on 3 Tips for Dominating the LSAT

The Importance of Speed Reading at Work and School

One of the largest complaints that many students and professionals have in their day-to-day lives is the sheer volume of text that needs absorbed. Whats the problem? The problem is that the average reader only reads at around 200 words per minute. For short sections of text this is fine, but longer texts become intolerably time-consuming.

By | October 23rd, 2014|eyeQ Thoughts, Reading, Technology, Time Management|Comments Off on The Importance of Speed Reading at Work and School

Homework Management: Studying for Tests

When you begin a class, you may feel like you won't have any problems keeping up with your homework. After all, you know all about homework management skills and shouldn't have any problems doing all of your assignments. Then the time comes for your first test, and you realize that you are not as prepared as you thought you would be. Don't forget that studying for your tests is just as important as doing the homework assignments. When studying for a typical test, you have to pay attention to all of the materials you are given for class.

By | October 14th, 2014|Reading|Comments Off on Homework Management: Studying for Tests

Time Management for College Exams – Don’t be Controlled by the Clock!

It's test day. Others are nervous, but you know you are ready. You've prepared for weeks: your room is covered in flashcards, you've taken every practice exam out there, and you just used the word 'obstreperous' in a text message. You are ready.

By | September 25th, 2014|Time Management|Comments Off on Time Management for College Exams – Don’t be Controlled by the Clock!