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Table of Contents:
PART 1: ANALYTICAL WRITING ASSIGNMENT
About The Authors:
Bobby Umar, MBA is a highly sought after GMAT instructor in North America. For almost 15 years, he has taught GMAT prep courses for Veritas Prep and Kaplan, global test prep companies, and his own company, Raeallan. In 2009-2010, he was awarded the “Worldwide Instructor of the Year” for Veritas out of 500+ instructors from 130 countries. During his MBA studies at Degroote School of Business in Hamilton, Ontario, Bobby was President of the MBA Association, received awards in case competitions, academics, and leadership, and graduated at the top of his class as co-valedictorian. With a background in brand marketing, engineering, and the performing arts, he also draws on his diverse career to lead Raeallan, a transformational training and speaking company (www.raeallan.com). A four-time TEDx speaker, Bobby speaks about leadership, personal branding, networking, and social media. With his expertise about the GMAT, he has helped thousands of young leaders get into the best business schools. You can connect with Bobby via Twitter, Linkedin or www.GMATBobby.com
Carl Pyrdum is a long-time GMAT tutor, who opened his own tutoring company, Ivory Tower Tutoring in Atlanta, Georgia. He has worked as a teacher, tutor, and content developer for the GMAT, GRE, LSAT, SAT, and ACT for Barron’s as well as for Kaplan. He has helped more than a thousand students improve their test scores and reach their undergraduate, graduate, and professional school goals.
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Paperback / 768 Pages / 8 3/8 x 10 7/8 / 2017