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The Extra Mile Podcast for Bar Exam Takers

The Extra Mile Podcast for Bar Exam Takers. A look at all things related to the bar exam with your host, Jackson Mumey, owner of Celebration Bar Review. Episodes include interviews with successful bar exam students, exam review and analysis and preparation suggestions and tips to help you pass your bar exam.
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Now displaying: June, 2024
Jun 27, 2024

Bar Exam Secrets You Should Know With 30 Days To Go

In this episode, the hosts discuss the transition to the final 30-day preparation phase for the Bar Exam. They provide essential strategies, motivational insights, and key updates, particularly focusing on the evolving situation with the California Bar Exam and its potential changes for 2025.

The episode also highlights the use of AI in updating study materials and introduces new tools such as Bar Maps and MBE Nutshells. Additionally, personalized advice on integrating PhotoReading, managing study stress, and using mind maps is offered to help students maximize their efficiency and effectiveness leading up to the exam.

00:00 Introduction and Welcome

00:14 Transition to 30-Day Countdown

02:14 Daily Emails and Videos

03:36 California Bar Exam Updates

08:21 AI Integration in Bar Review

11:52 Student Questions and Advice

18:56 Selective Intuition Success Stories

19:19 Maximizing Your MBE Preparation

21:56 PhotoReading Techniques for Bar Exam

27:05 Mind Mapping for Effective Study

28:47 Essential Tools for Bar Exam Success

32:16 Repairing Your Study Process

37:22 Personal Reflections and Encouragement

Video Episode 473

Featured in this Episode:

BarMaps® From Celebration Bar Review

Order PhotoReading For The Bar Exam™

New Multistate Nutshell Videos™

Do Something Different! FREE Webinar

Free Consultation with Jackson

 

Jun 12, 2024

Bar Exam Prep: Student Q&A, Latest Updates, and The Level Up Program

Join us on Wednesday, June 12th, as we dive into essential Bar Exam practices and preparations, with only 50 days left until the big day! This episode covers answers to student questions, updates on the Level Up Program scheduled for this Saturday, and a special guest executive from the NCBE joining us in July. We'll also discuss intensive one-on-one coaching opportunities and Tracey's fascinating discussion about the journey to 'the wave' in Kanab, Utah, using cairns as your guides – an inspiring parallel to your Bar Exam journey.

Don't miss this valuable session filled with tips, advice, and motivational stories to help you pass your Bar Exam.

00:00 Introduction and Greetings

00:33 Upcoming Events and Announcements

01:02 Level Up Program Details

05:56 Five for Five Coaching Offer

08:29 Staff Changes and Acknowledgements

11:19 Student Questions and Exam Tips

19:34 Building Typing Speed and Confidence

20:14 Performance Test Strategies

26:42 Navigating the Wave: A Metaphor for Bar Exam Preparation

37:08 Final Thoughts and Encouragement

Video Episode 4712

Featured in this Episode:

Level Up Your Bar Study 

Five for Five

BarMaps® From Celebration Bar Review

Order PhotoReading For The Bar Exam™

New Multistate Nutshell Videos™

Do Something Different! FREE Webinar

Free Consultation with Jackson

 

Jun 6, 2024

Navigating Bar Exam Prep in June: Key Insights and Announcements

In this episode, hosts Jackson, Tracey, and Amanda discuss the quick arrival of June and its impact on bar exam preparation. They address the importance of acknowledging that ample time remains for effective study. The script highlights recent notable mentions for the 'Extra Mile' podcast, Illinois’s decision to adopt the Next Gen bar exam by July 2028, and the ongoing uncertainties with other states.

Emphasis is placed on utilizing all available resources like coaching programs, Level Up Day, and the five-for-five coaching offers. The session covers common student concerns including study schedules, the necessity of comprehensive reading, and effective time management.

The episode concludes by discussing personalized study approaches, using lunchbox analogies, to encourage tailored and resourceful study habits.

00:00 Introduction and Welcome

00:13 Time Management and Exam Preparation

01:13 Celebration Bar Review Announcements

02:38 Illinois Joins Next Gen Exam

05:54 Essay and Performance Test Updates

09:23 Level Up Day and Coaching Offers

18:54 Taming Your Inner Critic

21:12 Upcoming Program Announcement

21:25 Student Questions: Essay Sections

23:28 Study Hours for Bar Review

25:51 Effective Study Strategies

29:31 Mind Mapping and PhotoReading

31:59 Retaking the Bar Exam

33:32 Lifetime Pass Guarantee

34:30 The Lunchbox Analogy

39:36 Final Thoughts and Encouragement

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Video Episode 471

Featured in this Episode:

Level Up Your Bar Study 

Five for Five

BarMaps® From Celebration Bar Review

Order PhotoReading For The Bar Exam™

New Multistate Nutshell Videos™

Do Something Different! FREE Webinar

Free Consultation with Jackson

 

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