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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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Nov 8, 2023

Heading toward the 2024 Bar Exams, it's time for students to begin taking stock of their studies and planning for the next few months. In this episode, the experts at Celebration Bar Review offer tips and suggestions as you get underway or continue your journey to passing the bar exam next year. Listen for the practical ways to plan your study schedule, set your goals and priorities, and incorporate the tools you need for success.

Video Episode 451

Featured in this Episode:

BarMaps® From Celebration Bar Review

Calming The Chaos™ Mindset Coaching

Order PhotoReading For The Bar Exam™

Multistate Nutshell Videos™

Do Something Different! FREE Webinar

Free Consultation with Jackson

New: Bar Exam Store on Etsy 

Want to know what's keeping you from success on the bar exam? Take this FREE 60-second [QUIZ] What's Your #1 Bar Exam Mistake?

[QUIZ] What's Your #1 Bar Exam Mistake?

 

Oct 26, 2023

Most of the July 2023 Bar Exam results are now in, and we turn our attention to the upcoming Feb 2024 exam. In this episode, we answer student questions about their bar exam studies with 4 months until the test.  We also break down the results from NY and other jurisdictions and talk about how to proceed if you were not successful on that exam. Then, Judge Tracey talks about "Post-It Notes and Group Coaching."

Want to know what's keeping you from success on the bar exam? Take this FREE 60-second [QUIZ] What's Your #1 Bar Exam Mistake?

[QUIZ] What's Your #1 Bar Exam Mistake?

[QUIZ] What's Your #1 Bar Exam Mistake?

Video Episode 450

Featured in this Episode:

LIVE Bar Prep Bootcamp!
Details

BarMaps® From Celebration Bar Review

Calming The Chaos™ Mindset Coaching

Order PhotoReading For The Bar Exam™

New Multistate Nutshell Videos™

Do Something Different! FREE Webinar

Free Consultation with Jackson

 

 

 

Oct 12, 2023

While we wait for more July 2023 bar exam results, the Feb 2024 students have begun their studies. In this episode, the Celebration Bar Review experts discuss some of the popular myths and misconceptions about the exam, including the relative difficulty of the Feb and July tests. You'll be surprised to hear what they think about some of this popular "wisdom" about the test!

Want to know what's keeping you from success on the bar exam? Take this FREE 60-second [QUIZ] What's Your #1 Bar Exam Mistake?

[QUIZ] What's Your #1 Bar Exam Mistake?

Video Episode 449

Featured in this Episode:

LIVE Bar Prep Bootcamp!
Details

BarMaps® From Celebration Bar Review

Calming The Chaos™ Mindset Coaching

Order PhotoReading For The Bar Exam™

New Multistate Nutshell Videos™

Do Something Different! FREE Webinar

Free Consultation with Jackson

 

Oct 4, 2023

As we enter October, results from the July 2023 bar exams continue to be announced and students begin their Feb 2024 preparations in earnest. In this episode, the Celebration Bar Review experts discuss the results and offer their suggestions for how to make the most of this study time. 

If you've begun to prepare for the next bar exam, or are wondering how to get started, be sure to listen for great advice and tips!

Video Episode 448

Featured in this Episode:

LIVE Bar Prep Bootcamp!
Details

BarMaps® From Celebration Bar Review

Calming The Chaos™ Mindset Coaching

Order PhotoReading For The Bar Exam™

New Multistate Nutshell Videos™

Do Something Different! FREE Webinar

Free Consultation with Jackson

 

Sep 29, 2023

As the calendar rolls into the end of September, most of the country still waits for July 2023 bar exam results, while others begin their studies for the exam in 2024. In this episode, the panel of experts from Celebration Bar Review gathers to discuss the latest bar exam news, answer student study questions, and offer suggestions for what you should be doing now to assure success in 2024!

Video Episode 447

Featured in this Episode:

LIVE Bar Prep Bootcamp!
Details

BarMaps® From Celebration Bar Review

Calming The Chaos™ Mindset Coaching

Order PhotoReading For The Bar Exam™

New Multistate Nutshell Videos™

Do Something Different! FREE Webinar

Free Consultation with Jackson

Want to know what's keeping you from success on the bar exam? Take this FREE 60-second [QUIZ] What's Your #1 Bar Exam Mistake?

[QUIZ] What's Your #1 Bar Exam Mistake?

 

 

 

Sep 21, 2023

Florida Bar Exam Results have been released and for the first time in years, the pass rates went up from the previous exams. In this Episode, the experts at Celebration Bar Review break down the numbers, review the trends and assess what it takes to achieve a passing score on this difficult exam.

Plus, a special guest who passed the Florida Bar on his 4th try with the help of the tools and techniques he learned at the Celebration Bar Review Bar Prep Bootcamp stops in to share his good news. You won't want to miss his inspiring story of success!

Video Episode 446

Featured in this Episode:

LIVE Bar Prep Bootcamp!
Details

BarMaps® From Celebration Bar Review

Calming The Chaos™ Mindset Coaching

Order PhotoReading For The Bar Exam™

New Multistate Nutshell Videos™

Do Something Different! FREE Webinar

Free Consultation with Jackson

Want to know what's keeping you from success on the bar exam? Take this FREE 60-second [QUIZ] What's Your #1 Bar Exam Mistake?

[QUIZ] What's Your #1 Bar Exam Mistake?

 

 

Sep 13, 2023

It's time to begin our journey to the Feb 2024 Bar Exam! This is a challenging but rewarding endeavor, and we're excited to share the journey with you. Over the next few months, the team at Celebration Bar Review will be providing updates and strategies that can help you stay on task and remain organized. In this episode, our experts talk about the early July 2023 results, our upcoming Live Bootcamp for the Bar Exam, and how to get started with your studies. Let's get underway with the words of Jimmy Buffett to guide us: Bubbles Up!

Video Episode 445

Featured in this Episode:

5 Things To Do While You Wait For Your Results (Video)

LIVE Bar Prep Bootcamp!
Details

BarMaps® From Celebration Bar Review

Calming The Chaos™ Mindset Coaching

Order PhotoReading For The Bar Exam™

New Multistate Nutshell Videos™

Do Something Different! FREE Webinar

Free Consultation with Jackson

Want to know what's keeping you from success on the bar exam? Take this FREE 60-second [QUIZ] What's Your #1 Bar Exam Mistake?

[QUIZ] What's Your #1 Bar Exam Mistake?

 

 

Jul 19, 2023

Just a week away from the July 2023 bar exam, our experts answer student questions about how to study and prepare for the test. We discuss mindset, practice, essay and pt writing, MBE skills, and more. This is an episode you must listen to or watch if you're taking the exam next week!  Good luck! #barprep2023. 

This episode is a must-listen for everyone taking the July 2023 bar exam. Our experts provide invaluable insight into how to best prepare for the test, whether it's tips on creating a successful mindset for succeeding, advice on practicing essay and performance tests, or strategies for mastering MBE questions. All of these topics and more are discussed in-depth to ensure everyone has the knowledge they need to pass the exam. 

Don't forget that bar prep success requires discipline and dedication. It's important to take time off from studying so your mind can relax, but it's also essential to stay focused and motivated throughout the process. With our expert advice, you'll have just what you need in the last week of study.

Want to know what's keeping you from success on the bar exam? Take this FREE 60-second [QUIZ] What's Your #1 Bar Exam Mistake?

[QUIZ] What's Your #1 Bar Exam Mistake?

Video Episode 444

Featured in this Episode:

LIVE Bar Prep Bootcamp!
Details

BarMaps® From Celebration Bar Review

Calming The Chaos™ Mindset Coaching

Order PhotoReading For The Bar Exam™

New Multistate Nutshell Videos™

Do Something Different! FREE Webinar

Free Consultation with Jackson

 

Jul 12, 2023

There are 2 weeks until the July 2023 Bar Exam and in this Episode, our Celebration Bar Review® coaches talk about how to use this time for maximum impact.  They also break down the best approaches to mastering the MBE, MPT, and Essay sections of the Bar Exam. If you’re looking to maximize your score on the exam and make the most of this final stage on your studies, this episode is for you! Tune in now for tips from our expert coaches that will help you succeed! 

Video Episode 443

Featured in this Episode:

LIVE Bar Prep Bootcamp!
Details

BarMaps® From Celebration Bar Review

Calming The Chaos™ Mindset Coaching

Order PhotoReading For The Bar Exam™

New Multistate Nutshell Videos™

Do Something Different! FREE Webinar

Free Consultation with Jackson

Want to know what's keeping you from success on the bar exam? Take this FREE 60-second [QUIZ] What's Your #1 Bar Exam Mistake?

[QUIZ] What's Your #1 Bar Exam Mistake?

 

 

Jul 5, 2023

As we move into the 3-week runup to the July bar exam, fear is an emotion that affects many bar takers. In this week's episode, the experts at Celebration Bar Review talk about how to overcome and manage fears as you prepare to take the test.  We'll discuss strategies for calming the body and mind, how to replace negative thoughts with positive ones, and how to use visualization techniques to help you stay motivated during those long days of studying. We hope that this episode will help bring some peace of mind and good luck as you approach the bar exam! Stay calm and study hard.

Video Episode 442

Featured in this Episode:

LIVE Bar Prep Bootcamp!
Details

BarMaps® From Celebration Bar Review

Calming The Chaos™ Mindset Coaching

Order PhotoReading For The Bar Exam™

New Multistate Nutshell Videos™

Do Something Different! FREE Webinar

Free Consultation with Jackson

Want to know what's keeping you from success on the bar exam? Take this FREE 60-second [QUIZ] What's Your #1 Bar Exam Mistake?

[QUIZ] What's Your #1 Bar Exam Mistake?

 

 

 

Jun 29, 2023

What's your biggest study challenge with 28 days until the bar exam? In this episode, the experts from Celebration Bar Review answer that question and more. Get tips to help you stay focused and stress-free through the final weeks of studying for the bar exam. Listen in and find out how to make sure you're ready to ace the bar! Learn about what resources will be available on test day, and get an overview of the tools that can help you study for the exam. Plus, learn how to use your time effectively and be confident on test day!

Want to know what's keeping you from success on the bar exam? Take this FREE 60-second [QUIZ] What's Your #1 Bar Exam Mistake?

[QUIZ] What's Your #1 Bar Exam Mistake?

Video Episode 441

Featured in this Episode:

MBE Workshop
Personal Writing Workshop
MPT Workshop

LIVE Bar Prep Bootcamp!
Details

BarMaps® From Celebration Bar Review

Calming The Chaos™ Mindset Coaching

Order PhotoReading For The Bar Exam™

New Multistate Nutshell Videos™

Do Something Different! FREE Webinar

Free Consultation with Jackson

 

Jun 23, 2023

The next 35 days are crucial to successful bar exam study. In this episode, the experts from Celebration Bar Review® offer their insights and suggestions for ways to get the most value from the time spent in preparation.  Plus, learn the tips and tricks that will help you crush your bar exam essays! Tune in now to get ready for success on test day. 

From the most experienced MBE instructor in the country, Jackson is offering an exclusive new MBE virtual workshop designed specifically for bar exam takers. This intensive session provides students with practice questions, analysis of why answers are correct or incorrect, and proven strategies for tackling MBE questions. And don’t miss Judge Dawson's presentation on how closing statements create a model for your bar studies that can make all of the difference between a passing and failing grade! 

Want to know what's keeping you from success on the bar exam? Take this FREE 60-second [QUIZ] What's Your #1 Bar Exam Mistake?

[QUIZ] What's Your #1 Bar Exam Mistake?

Video Episode 440

Featured in this Episode:

LIVE Bar Prep Bootcamp!
Details

BarMaps® From Celebration Bar Review

Calming The Chaos™ Mindset Coaching

Order PhotoReading For The Bar Exam™

New Multistate Nutshell Videos™

Do Something Different! FREE Webinar

Free Consultation with Jackson

 

 

Jun 14, 2023

With about 45 days until the July 2023 Bar Exam, we enter the week that is one of the most difficult for many applicants. The "week from hell" is historically when the imminent arrival of the exam seems most out of alignment with study proficiency. The result is an emotional meltdown for many people. In this episode, the Celebration Bar Review® coaches discuss how to work through the emotional and physical challenges and offer suggestions for making the most of the study time remaining. Their conclusion? You have enough time to prepare successfully!

Want to know what's keeping you from success on the bar exam? Take this FREE 60-second [QUIZ] What's Your #1 Bar Exam Mistake?

[QUIZ] What's Your #1 Bar Exam Mistake?

Video Episode 439

Featured in this Episode:

LIVE Bar Prep Bootcamp!
Details

BarMaps® From Celebration Bar Review

Calming The Chaos™ Mindset Coaching

Order PhotoReading For The Bar Exam™

New Multistate Nutshell Videos™

Do Something Different! FREE Webinar

Free Consultation with Jackson

 

Jun 8, 2023

At the 50-day mark until the July 2023 Bar Exam, pressure starts to build for students. Our panel of experts answers study questions and offers advice for ways to manage the stress of studying. Topics addressed include tips for essay writing and performance tests, time management, PhotoReading for the Bar Exam™, Paraliminal recordings, Bar Prep Bootcamp, and focused self-talk.

Want to know what's keeping you from success on the bar exam? Take this FREE 60-second [QUIZ] What's Your #1 Bar Exam Mistake?

[QUIZ] What's Your #1 Bar Exam Mistake?

Video Episode 438

Featured in this Episode:

MPT Workshop

LIVE Bar Prep Bootcamp!
Details

BarMaps® From Celebration Bar Review

Calming The Chaos™ Mindset Coaching

Order PhotoReading For The Bar Exam™

New Multistate Nutshell Videos™

Do Something Different! FREE Webinar

Free Consultation with Jackson

 

Jun 2, 2023

With about 8 weeks until the July 2023 bar exam, our panel of experts discusses some of the important tools to help students succeed. They explore how to use Mind Maps in our BarMaps® course, PhotoReading for the Bar Exam™, new Paraliminal recordings, and more. As you continue your studies for the upcoming test, these are some of the tools you need to use!

Want to know what's keeping you from success on the bar exam? Take this FREE 60-second [QUIZ] What's Your #1 Bar Exam Mistake?

[QUIZ] What's Your #1 Bar Exam Mistake?

Video Episode 437

Featured in this Episode:

LIVE Bar Prep Bootcamp!
Details

BarMaps® From Celebration Bar Review

Calming The Chaos™ Mindset Coaching

Order PhotoReading For The Bar Exam™

New Multistate Nutshell Videos™

Do Something Different! FREE Webinar

Free Consultation with Jackson

 

May 25, 2023

The last jurisdictions reported their Feb 2023 Bar Exam Results this week and the trend of horrible pass rates continued. At the same time, there were new controversies surrounding the Bar Exam and its future over the next few years. Our panel of experts weigh in on the news and talk about what's next for bar applicants as they prepare for the upcoming July exams.

Want to know what's keeping you from success on the bar exam? Take this FREE 60-second [QUIZ] What's Your #1 Bar Exam Mistake?

[QUIZ] What's Your #1 Bar Exam Mistake?

Video Episode 436

Featured in this Episode:

LIVE Bar Prep Bootcamp!
Details

BarMaps® From Celebration Bar Review

Calming The Chaos™ Mindset Coaching

Order PhotoReading For The Bar Exam™

New Multistate Nutshell Videos™

Do Something Different! FREE Webinar

Free Consultation with Jackson

 

May 11, 2023

The Feb 2023 California Bar Exam results have been released, and not surprisingly, the scores and pass rates have dropped to new lows. Only 33% of the applicants passed the exam, and the repeat-taker pass rate sunk to only 28%. Our panel looks at the results and offers feedback and suggestions for ways to move forward and reach the pass list.

Want to know what's keeping you from success on the bar exam? Take this FREE 60-second [QUIZ] What's Your #1 Bar Exam Mistake?

[QUIZ] What's Your #1 Bar Exam Mistake?

Video Episode 426

Featured in this Episode:

LIVE Bar Prep Bootcamp!
Details

BarMaps® From Celebration Bar Review

Calming The Chaos™ Mindset Coaching

Order PhotoReading For The Bar Exam™

New Multistate Nutshell Videos™

Do Something Different! FREE Webinar

Free Consultation with Jackson

 

 

May 3, 2023

Over the past 2 weeks, a number of jurisdictions, including NY and Texas, released results from the Feb 2023 bar exams. Following the earlier trend in Florida, the pass rates continue to be at the lowest levels of all time. Our panel of experts review the numbers, offer their assessment of what it takes to pass the bar exam and suggest the steps bar takers should consider in preparing for the July test.

Want to know what's keeping you from success on the bar exam? Take this FREE 60-second [QUIZ] What's Your #1 Bar Exam Mistake?

[QUIZ] What's Your #1 Bar Exam Mistake?

Video Episode 434

Featured in this Episode:

LIVE Bar Prep Bootcamp!
Details

BarMaps® From Celebration Bar Review

Calming The Chaos™ Mindset Coaching

Order PhotoReading For The Bar Exam™

New Multistate Nutshell Videos™

Do Something Different! FREE Webinar

Free Consultation with Jackson

 

Apr 20, 2023

Results continue to be released around the country from the Feb 2023 Bar Exam, and the passing percentages remain low. Our experts review the numbers, and trends, and offer their guidance for the July test. The consensus? The message from the Bar is clear: You must be "all-in" with your studies to pass the test! Here are the details you need to know.

Want to know what's keeping you from success on the bar exam? Take this FREE 60-second [QUIZ]: What's Your #1 Bar Exam Mistake?

[QUIZ] What's Your #1 Bar Exam Mistake?

Video Episode 433

Featured in this Episode:

LIVE Bar Prep Bootcamp!
Details

BarMaps® From Celebration Bar Review

Calming The Chaos™ Mindset Coaching

Order PhotoReading For The Bar Exam™

New Multistate Nutshell Videos™

Do Something Different! FREE Webinar

Free Consultation with Jackson

 

Apr 12, 2023

Florida released the results from the Feb 2023 Bar Exam this week and it was... disastrous. With only a 39% overall pass rate and a repeater pass rate of 26%, the test results are the worst in years. Our team of experts and coaches weigh in on the results, how to interpret them, and what to do if you were one of those who did not pass the exam. 

Want to know what's keeping you from success on the bar exam? Take this FREE 60-second [QUIZ] What's Your #1 Bar Exam Mistake?

[QUIZ] What's Your #1 Bar Exam Mistake?

Video Episode 432

Featured in this Episode:

LIVE Bar Prep Bootcamp!
Details

BarMaps® From Celebration Bar Review

Calming The Chaos™ Mindset Coaching

Order PhotoReading For The Bar Exam™

New Multistate Nutshell Videos™

Do Something Different! FREE Webinar

Free Consultation with Jackson

 

 

Apr 7, 2023

The first small set of results from the Feb 2023 bar exam have been released, and our staff of coaches discuss the implications of the early numbers. We also answer study questions and talk about the similarities between roller coasters and the bar exam!

Want to know what's keeping you from success on the bar exam? Take this FREE 60-second [QUIZ] What's Your #1 Bar Exam Mistake?

[QUIZ] What's Your #1 Bar Exam Mistake?

Video Episode 431

Featured in this Episode:

LIVE Bar Prep Bootcamp!
Details

BarMaps® From Celebration Bar Review

Calming The Chaos™ Mindset Coaching

Order PhotoReading For The Bar Exam™

New Multistate Nutshell Videos™

Do Something Different! FREE Webinar

Free Consultation with Jackson

 

 

Mar 23, 2023

As we return following the Feb 2023 bar exams and set our sights on the July test, it's time to answer some student questions and recap the previous exam. Our team of coaches offers their perspectives on the Feb test and suggests strategies for studying now in preparation for the next test. Their advice: Studying Now Pays Huge Benefits in July!

Video Episode 430

Featured in this Episode:

LIVE Bar Prep Bootcamp!
Details

BarMaps® From Celebration Bar Review

Calming The Chaos™ Mindset Coaching

Order PhotoReading For The Bar Exam™

New Multistate Nutshell Videos™

Do Something Different! FREE Webinar

Free Consultation with Jackson

Want to know what's keeping you from success on the bar exam? Take this FREE 60-second [QUIZ] What's Your #1 Bar Exam Mistake?

[QUIZ] What's Your #1 Bar Exam Mistake?

 

Feb 26, 2023

Congratulations to everyone who completed the Feb 2023 bar exams. As you return home, it's natural to want to discuss the test and how it felt. This process of doing a "post-mortem" of your experience can be helpful, but it can also be a mistake unless you have some guidance from a bar prep professional. In this special podcast episode, Celebration Bar Review founder Jackson Mumey offers his insights and experience about this part of the process and provides practical tips and steps to make your post-mortem experience productive and satisfying!

Want to know what's keeping you from success on the bar exam? Take this FREE 60-second [QUIZ] What's Your #1 Bar Exam Mistake?

[QUIZ] What's Your #1 Bar Exam Mistake?

 

Video Episode 429

Featured in this Episode:

LIVE Bar Prep Bootcamp!
Details

BarMaps® From Celebration Bar Review

Calming The Chaos™ Mindset Coaching

Order PhotoReading For The Bar Exam™

New Multistate Nutshell Videos™

Do Something Different! FREE Webinar

Free Consultation with Jackson

 

 

Feb 15, 2023

In this week's episode, the experts at Celebration Bar Review gathered together to discuss the biggest study challenges faced by students as they prepare for the Feb 2023 bar exam in a week. We explore how to prioritize study, get the most out of your study hours, allocate your energy and time between each part of the test, improve your practice scores, and more. If you're feeling tired and frustrated, this episode will give you practical advice and suggestions to make the next few days as useful and productive as possible!

Video Episode 428

Featured in this Episode:

LIVE Bar Prep Bootcamp!
Details

BarMaps® From Celebration Bar Review

Calming The Chaos™ Mindset Coaching

Order PhotoReading For The Bar Exam™

New Multistate Nutshell Videos™

Do Something Different! FREE Webinar

Free Consultation with Jackson

Want to know what's keeping you from success on the bar exam? Take this FREE 60-second [QUIZ] What's Your #1 Bar Exam Mistake?

[QUIZ] What's Your #1 Bar Exam Mistake?

 

 

 

Feb 9, 2023

There are 2 weeks until the Feb 2023 bar exam, and our panel of experts weighs in with suggestions on how to make the best use of the remaining study time. We discuss practicing MBEs, successful essay techniques, setting a study plan, mindset, and much more.

Video Episode 427

Featured in this Episode:

LIVE Bar Prep Bootcamp!
Details

BarMaps® From Celebration Bar Review

Calming The Chaos™ Mindset Coaching

Order PhotoReading For The Bar Exam™

New Multistate Nutshell Videos™

Do Something Different! FREE Webinar

Free Consultation with Jackson

Want to know what's keeping you from success on the bar exam? Take this FREE 60-second [QUIZ] What's Your #1 Bar Exam Mistake?

[QUIZ] What's Your #1 Bar Exam Mistake?

 

 

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