As Aristotle said, "We are what we repeatedly do." That's especially true when it comes to the actions you should be taking on a consistent basis as you prepare for your standardized test. In fact, there are five (5) key study habits that I've seen from working with thousands of students over the years that, if you take them to heart and implement them consistently into your study routine, will inevitably lead to better performance and a higher score for you on test day.
We lay them all out for you in this episode of The Dominate Test Prep Podcast:
Specifically, here's what you'll find in this episode:
As promised during the show, here's a link to Atomic Habits if you want to grab a copy of the book and learn more about how to develop good habits in all areas of your life: https://amzn.to/2ZYDHls.
Toward the end of the show, I also talk about the importance of taking lots of full-length practice tests. Here's where you can find practice tests for different standardized tests.
GMAT (2 free): https://www.mba.com/exam-prep/gmat-official-starter-kit-practice-exams-1-and-2-free
GMAT (5 paid): https://www.dominatethegmat.com/gmat-online-practice-test/gmat-online-practice-test/
GRE (2 free): https://www.ets.org/gre/revised_general/prepare/powerprep/
GRE (6 paid): https://www.dominatethegre.com/gre-practice/gre-practice-test-online/
SAT (8 official): The Official SAT Study Guide
ACT (5 official): The Official ACT Prep Guide
LSAT (10 official): 10 Actual, Official LSAT PrepTests
Finally, here's the full Aristotle quote that we began the show with:
"We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit."
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