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ACCA F9 Tutor Interview: How to Pass ACCA F9

ACCA F9 is a paper most ACCA students struggle with… but it needn’t be. It’s much less complex than you probably think. We sat down with expert tutor Steve McCormick and ask him for his top tips on how to pass ACCA F9. From the type of questions you should expect to the common mistakes […]

The Best Leadership Content

15 Leadership Books, Blogs & Videos You Need

Improve your leadership credentials with this list of the best books, blogs and videos for aspiring leaders.   If you’re committed to becoming a better leader, you’ll know how important it is to stay on top of your game. With that in mind, this is a roundup post looking at some of the hottest content that […]

Fear of Public Speaking

5 Strategies To Overcome Fear Of Public Speaking

Read on for 5 sure-fire strategies to help overcome your fear of public speaking.   We’ve written before about how to become a better negotiator, and how to master the art of persuasion, but knowing the right tactics is only half of the battle. All of those critical business skills have one thing in common: […]

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ACCA F3 Tutor Interview: How to Pass ACCA F3

ACCA F3 isn’t a particularly difficult paper but there are some very specific skills you need to know. Combine the right skills with the right exam technique, says expert tutor Suzanne Richards, and there’s no reason you shouldn’t pass ACCA F3. We sat down with Suzanne to find out exactly what you need to do […]

Stuck in a job you hate?

9 Ways to Cope With A Job You Hate

    Feel like you’re running the rat race? Stuck doing a job you hate, for people you hate, in a company you hate, for not nearly enough pay to justify it? We can help.   How to Cope With a Job You Hate   1. Identify what you hate   When you’re caught in a […]

Why CFA Ethics is Important

CFA Ethics: Are You Self-Sabotaging Your Success?

CFA Ethics is one of the most important aspects of the CFA exams, but it’s also one of the most overlooked. It might not be the most important in terms of weighting, but you’ll be making a big mistake if you ignore it. Read on to find out how CFA Ethics can be make or […]

How to Guess Multiple Choice Questions

How To Guess Multiple Choice Questions in CFA Level 1

It’s a last resort option but nonetheless… here are some strategies to help you guess multiple choice questions in CFA Level 1.   You know we’re big proponents of preparing as much as humanly possible for the CFA exams. It goes without saying really; what with being an online revision course provider, we’d hardly be […]

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ACCA F8 Tutor Interview: How To Pass ACCA F8

ACCA F8 often feels very alien to students, but it’s not as difficult as you think. A lot of students don’t pass ACCA F8 the first time, but that’s because they approach the paper in the wrong way. There are some questions that catch people out every single year and some key exam techniques students […]

Learn to be more persuasive

Psychologically Proven Tips To Be More Persuasive

  Read on to discover the dominant theories about persuasion and how you can leverage them to be more persuasive.    If you feel like your peers talk over you, gloss your opinions, and somehow rework all your good ideas as their own, it’s likely that you’re not persuasive enough. Being persuasive is about being […]

Negotiation Tips: Don't be Adversarial

4 Negotiation Tips That Will Transform Your Career

If you want to build relationships, secure buy-in for your ideas and persuade your manager you’re ready for promotion, these 4 negotiation tips are for you.    Negotiation isn’t just about the romanticised view of powerful boardroom exchanges worth millions of pounds. Being an effective negotiator has an impact on almost every element of your […]