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Morgan Bissett-Tessier

Morgan received her Bachelor's degree from Boston College, majoring in Management Leadership and minoring in Music. During her time as an undergraduate, she spent two semesters abroad in Thessaloniki, Greece and continued to work in Greece after graduating as an Extra-Curricular Activites Coordinator for a private middle and high school, Anatolia College. She has scored in the 98th percentile on the SAT and ACT, and achieved multiple high scores on various AP tests. Morgan spent two years tutoring high school sophomores for the MCAS (state exam) at a charter school in Boston, MA. She also spent a year teaching students of all ages and skill levels how to ballroom dance. She has worked for MyGuru for the past 10 years as a Marketing and Partnership Coordinator and is currently also a Managing Tutor, pairing students with tutors who are going to be the best fit customized around individual needs.

Recent Posts

How to Approach GMAT Combinatorics: Key Principles

Posted by Morgan Bissett-Tessier on February 9, 2021 1:19:03 PM CST

Combinatorics is the art of counting. You’ll need to understand this art to do well on the GMAT.

It is common for GMAT students looking for a 700+ score to have many questions about GMAT combinatorics problems. These are the GMAT questions that ask you to count up all the possible arrangements of individuals and groups in a variety of situations: How many ways can 5 men and 5 women be ordered in a line? How many high fives occur in a group of 15 people on a basketball team? GMAT tutors often find themselves spending an inordinate amount of time helping students improve their ability to answer these types of GMAT questions.

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Thinking of Taking the Online GMAT Exam? Here's What You Need to Know

Posted by Morgan Bissett-Tessier on May 27, 2020 12:23:41 PM CDT

Our Director of Online Tutoring recently sat for the interim online GMAT, a new version of the test offered by GMAC starting April 20th, 2020 due to the restrictions placed on gatherings of people in order to limit the spread of COVID-19. We’re sharing his experience with GMAT students considering taking the online version of this test so that, hopefully, they can be better prepared and know exactly what to expect going into this unprecedented testing situation.

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GMAT Review Series: Sentence Correction - Subject/Verb Agreement

Posted by Morgan Bissett-Tessier on August 1, 2019 9:00:00 AM CDT

In this portion of our GMAT Review Series, we’ll take a look at a Sentence Correction: Subject/Verb Agreement question from the Official GMAT Guide 2019 - Verbal Diagnostic. Remember to always use the non-underlined portion of the sentence in question as the answer key to match the underlined segment to. 

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