We have discussed at length what books to read and what blogs/websites to read. Beyond what to read, it is important to know how to read. Here are some of the best practices to follow while reading for reading comprehension! 1. Do not “consciously read” all the time When it comes to RC passages, there is this perception that one has to consciously … [Read more...] about How To Read For Reading Comprehension For CAT
CAT Verbal Ability
8 Commandments to improve your CAT VARC Score CAT VARC - the section that is relatively easier for some of the CAT aspirants, while being the Achilles Heel for the rest. I belong(ed) to the former category. Going in to CAT 2019 with 26 days of preparation, the one and only aspect I was sure about was to pivot my performance around VARC. It so happened that out of my scaled … [Read more...] about 8 Commandments to improve your CAT VARC Score
Perceptions matter, especially your own perception of what you are doing. This is why the CAT Preparation industry has gotten away with so much drivel over the years. Let me explain this better. Illusion of Preparation John wants to prepare for CAT and has set aside 2.5 hours every day for this. He has a tough job and has carved out this time by sacrificing an awful lot. … [Read more...] about Dos and Don’ts of CAT Prep: Illusion of Preparation
Post your doubts in the Comment section of this Blog post. Event on Doubt Clarification When: 23rd Aug, 2019, Friday @ 9.00PM Where: Paid students of 2IIM, will receive the session link through email and WhatsApp. Don't miss out! Who: The session will be hosted by yours truly (Rajesh Balasubramanian). We will be conducting a Doubt Clarifying Live Session for CAT … [Read more...] about Doubt Clarifying Session
What is Reading Comprehension Really About? When it comes to cracking the verbal section, the only skill that really matters is critical reading, which in turn is about Reading Comprehension. This is just a fancy way of saying: “Be alert when you read, and understand what the writer is trying to say.” You might think this is self-evident – Isn’t that what reading is about, … [Read more...] about What is Reading Comprehension Really About?