CIMA F1 Mini Lesson: How to deal with contingent consideration

  Unfortunately when students self-study for their CIMA exams it tends to lead to years of frustration, months of wasted effort and days sat there at your study desk in confusion. Why? Because even with excellent study technique, when you’re self-studying,  you’re having to teach yourself the study material.   So if you get stuck […]

The Ultimate Checklist for a Strong Strategic Case Study Script

  The Strategic Case Study Examiner will often highlight the differences between students who passed the most recent exam, and ones that failed. For instance, stronger candidates: produced a definition and followed through as to how it could be applied provided a wide range of relevant and well discussed factors Whereas weaker students: struggled to […]

The Surprising Secret to Passing the Strategic Case Study Exam

Getting your points down in the strategic case study exam is one thing. But making them count, so that they score marks and impress the examiner is another. The examiner reports often comment about poor answers being “too thin” and “under-developed” But what does that really mean? What kind of information would a Director in […]

5 Inspirational Books for Rapid Career Growth (and Why I Still Use Them)

How to take control of your accounting and finance profession

  When we start our CIMA qualification we do so with a purpose.  Whether it’s to be more respected in our current workplace, to earn more money, to live and work abroad, to make a real difference in the world, to fulfil our full potential, or any number of other meaningful reasons. But quite often, […]