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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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Jul 17, 2024

Final Weeks Preparation: Effective Study Strategies for the Upcoming Bar Exam

In this session led by bar exam coaches Jackson, Tracey, and Amanda, students preparing for the upcoming bar exam in two weeks can gain insights on efficient study methods, the importance of selective intuition, and the value of investing in oneself.

Topics discussed include photo-reading speed, mind mapping, the utility of various practice exams, handling long and complex multi-state questions, and avoiding distractions like news and politics. The coaches also emphasize the importance of a professional mindset and detailed preparatory logistics for test day.

Various workshops and resources available for last-minute preparations are highlighted, ensuring students have all the tools they need for a successful exam outcome.

00:00 Introduction and Weekly Update

00:23 Student Progress and Coaching Insights

01:48 Exam Preparation Tips and Announcements

04:06 Georgia Bar Exam Challenges

11:24 Selective Intuition for MBE

15:09 Workshops and Additional Resources

20:27 Student Questions and Advice

 24:07 Understanding the Legal Relationship

25:09 Timing Strategies for Test Day

27:14 Handling Open-Ended Questions

31:25 Mind Mapping Techniques

34:05 Recommended Practice Tests

41:05 Selective Intuition in Essay Writing

46:05 Final Preparations and Mindset

Video Episode 476

Featured in this Episode:

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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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Jul 11, 2024

In this episode, we discuss the pivotal countdown to the Bar Exam, just 20 days away. Jackson and Tracey delve into key topics like managing fear, overcoming overwhelm, and strategies for tackling mental and physical fatigue. They emphasize the importance of maintaining a positive mindset and avoiding self-sabotage. The session includes crucial announcements, practical tools, and resources such as the MBE workshop, Bar Maps, and coaching sessions, aimed at optimizing your prep during the final stretch. Join us for essential insights and strategies to keep you focused, motivated, and ready to succeed.

00:00 Introduction and Welcome
00:00 Introduction and Welcome
00:44 Benchmark Day and Study Transition
00:44 Benchmark Day and Study Transition
01:50 Preview Videos and Predictions
01:50 Preview Videos and Predictions
04:33 Supreme Court Decisions and Bar Exam Implications
11:42 Next Generation Bar Exam Insights
15:27 Tools For The Last Month of Study
23:53 Addressing Bar Exam Challenges
26:21 Embracing Success and Overcoming Fear
26:42 Dealing with Imposter Syndrome
27:28 Confronting the Super Ego
31:18 Managing Overwhelm and Study Techniques
37:28 Maintaining Physical and Mental Health
40:24 Staying Focused and Visualizing Success
46:34 Final Encouragement and Tips

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Video Episode 475

Featured in this Episode:Five for Five

BarMaps® From Celebration Bar Review

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New Multistate Nutshell Videos™

Do Something Different! FREE Webinar

Free Consultation with Jackson

 

Jul 3, 2024

In this episode, Jackson and Tracey address common challenges faced by students as they gear up for the Bar Exam with less than 30 days remaining.

They discuss strategies for handling anxiety, maintaining self-confidence, and avoiding over-studying. The importance of structured study routines, managing rest, and focusing on hard subjects is emphasized.

Additionally, they debunk myths about the necessity of mastering every detail and stress the importance of practicing under exam conditions.

Tracey introduces a novel approach to essay writing using the 'Orange Peel' analogy, which helps students structure their answers effectively. The episode concludes with practical advice on staying motivated and using available resources optimally.

00:00 Welcome and Introduction

00:32 Group Coaching and Support

01:26 Effective Study Strategies

04:41 Handling Exam Anxiety

10:36 Practice Questions and Mind Mapping

21:25 Supreme Court Decisions and Bar Exam Relevance

23:42 Stay Focused: Ignore Distractions

24:05 Avoid Overstudying: Less is More

25:33 Building Stamina and Momentum

27:55 Maintaining Self-Confidence

29:58 Managing Anxiety

34:13 Handling Exam Day Panic

36:40 Effective Study Techniques

40:32 Writing Tips: The Orange Analogy

47:06 Final Thoughts and Encouragement

Video Episode 474

Featured in this Episode:

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

Want to discover the right bar prep course for you? Take this FREE, No-Obligation Quiz to find out!

[QUIZ] What's the Best Bar Review Course For You?

 

 

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