Two. More. Weeks. You're tired, excited, scared, cautiously optimistic, not ready, ready to get it over with. You have all of the feelings. This is not the time to ramp it up. This is where we put all of your training into practice. Although you might make a few adjustments or focus on a few problem … Continue reading Two Weeks ’til the Bar Exam
You are studying for the bar exam but do you know what “studying” means? Most of you think it means memorizing- cramming tons of information into your brain and then attempting to use it on the test. However, studying means learning. There are many definitions of learning but all of them include the concept it … Continue reading Learn How to Study for the Bar Exam
A year ago a friend posted something on social media that made an impact on me. He wrote: instead of saying “I don’t have time,” say “I don’t prioritize this.” We are really good at complaining about our own status quo but when it comes time to do something about it, we make up an … Continue reading To-Do List to Promote Productivity
Welcome to 2018! Since you are probably in full bar prep mode, you might not have even realized it's a new year. Even if you didn't partake in any festivities or celebrations, you don't have to miss out on all the New Year's traditions. You can make a New Year's resolution. We all want to … Continue reading New Year’s Resolution: Three Thing to Give Up in Order to Move Forward
Commercial bar prep has officially begun. First-time takers should be studying full-time for the next nine weeks. This is not optional. This is brain science. This is common sense. If you want to pass the test you have to prepare for it. In order to prepare you need time. The bar exam is often analogized … Continue reading Training. Time. Grit.
This is a guest blog by a recent law school grad who failed the bar exam and chose to take it again. Spoiler alert- the person passed the second time. Bar exam results day You woke up on Friday, October 27 at 6:45am, if you even slept at all. You go to the Supreme Court … Continue reading When You Fail the Bar Exam
The August 2017 MPRE is this Saturday and you should be preparing for it now. I compare the MPRE to the written test to get your driver’s license- it’s easy IF you know the material. However, if you don’t read the little booklet with the rules of the road, you won’t know how many seconds it takes … Continue reading MPRE: Prepare to Pass