How To Write A Good Resume: 11 Actionable Tips 1

How To Write A Good Resume: 11 Actionable Tips

So how can we be good at landing job offers? Besides obtaining our CFA charters, the team at 300Hours are also quite experienced in the art of applying and securing job offers. We thought it would be super helpful to collate and share the experience we have learned into a mini job hunting guide, focusing on …

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How to Prepare for An Interview: 3 Steps To Secure Your Job Offer

With a good resume and solid networking skills, you’ve landed yourself an interview. That’s a great position to be in. So how do you close the deal and secure the job offer? Here’s how to prepare for an interview to ace it, in 3 key steps. Step 1: Do your research thoroughly This should always …

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Sleep Deprivation: Here's What Research Says You Need To Know 2

Sleep Deprivation: Here’s What Research Says You Need To Know

Look at yourself in the mirror now.  Chances are, you have little dark circles or a hint of eye bags beneath your eyes. That’s a symptom for minor sleep deprivation. In balancing your exam preparation and full-time job, it’s tempting to cut on sleep hours in a bid to ‘do more’. Sure, you might feel a …

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best CFA Level 3 study order

What’s the Best CFA Level 3 Study Order? [2021 & 2022]

Level 1 Topic Order • Level 2 Topic Order • Level 3 Topic Order CFA Level 3 curriculum content has undergone a huge revamp during 2019-2021. The good news is that the 2022 Level 3 changes vs. 2021 are much smaller this time around. A common question we get asked in 300Hours Forum is whether candidates should study the topics chronologically, …

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Free CFA Study Materials List

The Free CFA Study Materials List [2021 Edition]

The CFA program is a lot cheaper than other postgraduate qualifications, but hey, every little helps, right? Be careful though – free CFA exam materials floating around the internet can be outdated or inaccurate. So we’ve compiled the best available free CFA study materials just for you, so you can get straight into exam preparation …

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List of free CFA practice questions

Our Ultimate Guide to CFA Practice Questions

It’s the time of the year again – few weeks before before CFA exams… it’s crunch time! We now know that practicing is one of the best ways to learn effectively for the CFA exams, with a good rule of thumb to aim to complete 5-7 sets of practice exams from a variety of providers before the big day, …

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CFA vs CPA_ Which Suits You Better

CFA vs CPA: Our Super Comparison Guide

There is understandably a lot of comparison and confusion between different financial qualifications. CFA vs CPA is no exception – they even sound similar! We have had chartered accountants share their CFA experiences before, but in this article we will specifically compare the CPA and CFA charter in all aspects: career paths, exam formats, exam …

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Salt Solutions CFA Review and Rating

Salt Solutions CFA Online Learning Platform: Our Review

I took and passed my CFA Level 3 ten years ago, almost to the day. Those were the days where if you wanted your practice questions on a computer, you got posted a CD-ROM. The advances in high-quality online learning for CFA candidates since then have been staggering. There are now not just video lectures, …

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Why Getting Laid Off Was The Best Thing That Happened to My Career

Besides studying, career advice and experiences are also a very important part of exam candidates’ lives. Today, I wanted to share one of the most significant events in my career, and how this changed the entire course of what I ended up doing for a living.  I wanted to convey why I felt that getting …

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