CAT 2017 – the countdown has begun

With the countdown on for CAT 2017, the moods and anxieties are varied. Some of you will be studying hard, some may be fine-tuning the strategy, some of you will be looking for shortcuts, while a few will be quite confident! Here is a list of Dos and Don’ts in the run-up to the CAT on…

CAT 2017: How to increase my attempts?

Let us see how do you handle the common scenario for CAT test-takers wherein:  You know how to solve most questions, but don’t find enough time to solve them!! If you find yourself in this situation more often than not, then your root problem is the failure to select the right questions to solve while…

5 P’s to convert your WAT-GD-PI call to a Final ADMIT

The WAT-GD-PI season is on for the 2016-17 B-School Admission cycle – and I have been extremely busy for the last few weeks conducting the Pre-Achievers WAT-GD-PI sessions, which culminated with the National Achievers Workshop conducted in Mumbai on 6th and 7th February 2016. This workshop was simultaneously conducted in 3 other locations (Bangalore, Chennai and Kolkata)…

XAT Demystified – Part II

In this post, I will cover the Verbal & Logical Ability Section and Decision Making Section of XAT. 2.  Verbal & Logical Ability Traditionally, the Verbal section in XAT has known to mainly comprise Reading comprehension questions – with a majority being inferential in nature. Do not be surprised if you encounter some really long…

DILrWALE CAT15 LE JAYENGE !!

Done and Dusted with #CAT2015?  Whether the test was easy or tough, whether you did well in it or otherwise, irrespective of what various people and coaching institutes have to say about expected cut-offs – It’s now time to focus on the next steps and the way ahead!! In this post, I have briefly listed the crucial “What Next?” action…

How to tackle TITA Questions in CAT 2015?

For the few of you who are still wondering what are TITA Questions – this is the acronym for “Type in The Answer” type questions that are going to make an appearance for the first time in the history of CAT. For TITA questions, test-takers will need to key in the required answer using the online…