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The New MCAT is a Good Thing

Today we welcome back Bryan Schnedeker of Next Step Test Prep for a guest post about the new 2015 MCAT, and why it is a good thing. While we're on the subject, we recommend taking a look at the Brainscape MCAT flashcard set — we expect it--- Continue reading
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Top Med School Admissions Tips

Today we welcome back Bryan Schnedeker of Next Step Test Prep for a guest post about getting admitted to medical school. While we're on the subject, we recommend taking a look at the Brainscape MCAT flashcard set — a great score can't hur--- Continue reading
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How to Manage MCAT Stress

This post comes from Bryan Schnedeker, National Academic Director at Next Step Test Prep. He has been teaching and tutoring for more than 15 years, working primarily with pre-med and pre-law students. Bryan personally scored a 44 on the MC--- Continue reading
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How to Set Your MCAT Study Schedule

Today we welcome back Bryan Schnedeker of Next Step Test Prep for a guest post about creating a study schedule for the MCAT. While you're scheduling, why don't you set aside 15 or 30 minutes a day for the Brainscape MCAT flashcard set — i--- Continue reading
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MCAT Study Groups: Your Secret Weapon

For this post we welcome back Bryan Schnedeker of Next Step Test Prep who is going to talk about preparing for the MCAT. (We also recommend taking a look at the Brainscape MCAT flashcard set!) Bryan is Next Step's National Academic Dire--- Continue reading
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How to Survive the First Year of Medical School

Today we welcome Dr. Anthony LaFond of Next Step Test Prep for a guest post about surviving the first year of medical school. (While we're on the subject, we recommend taking a look at the Brainscape MCAT flashcard set — it might reduce y--- Continue reading
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How CogniFit Could Help Students Become Better Learners

This guest post is written by Tommy Sagroun, the CEO of CogniFit, a scientific company that has been developing online cognitive assessments and brain training computer programs for the past 15 years. CogniFit brain training programs are --- Continue reading
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Bad Asian Tattoos (or, Tattoo Fails)

The following is a guest post by Alice Morell, a professional musician, dancer, and blogger at My Music Box. You can find Alice on Twitter @AliceMorelll. Imagine the absolute horror you would feel if you got home from your favorit--- Continue reading
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