8 Simple Steps To Balance Studying And Work 1

8 Simple Steps To Balance Studying And Work

Most CFA candidates study whilst having a full-time job. Luckier ones have employers’ support in the form of study leave and exam fees.  What about the rest?  How does one cope with having a demanding job, a family and studying for the exams at the same time? How do we achieve that delicate sense of balance around work, …

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How To Focus When Studying And Stay Awake Even When Tired

How To Focus When Studying, Even When You’re Tired

Feeling tired, hard to concentrate, or just simply sleepy when it comes to studying? You’re definitely not alone. ​We all have had those days where our brains feels numb and drained, only to remember that we still have more studying to do. Joy. So here are 14 tried-and-tested, practical yet sustainable ways on how to …

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The Seven Habits of Highly Effective CFA® Exam Candidates 3

The Seven Habits of Highly Effective CFA® Exam Candidates

By Sophie I read Economics as an undergraduate. Naturally, most of my decision making rely on optimisation considerations. When I took December Level I, there were a lot of “heck, just-do-it” experiments to find out what worked and what didn’t, in order to make the most impact with the least amount of time I had for …

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How to Recognize, Cure and Prevent CFA® Exam Burnout 7

How to Recognize, Cure and Prevent CFA® Exam Burnout

    By Zee   All CFA exam candidates know it. Others may not understand, but we do – the CFA exams are hardcore. The burnout is real. Burnout happens when you simply do not have a drive to continue doing this crap any longer. Nothing goes in, and you may feel panicked, overwhelmed and …

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Proven Ways to Prevent and Control Your CFA® Exam Anxiety 8

Proven Ways to Prevent and Control Your CFA® Exam Anxiety

By Bo and Mike There is an abundance of fantastic resources available to you as a CFA candidate to help you pass with flying colors. There are test prep guides, practice exams, learning testing strategies, live class tutoring, and great websites (ahem).  But even with all of this information available and tons of preparation, some …

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