Finding Time to Study While Working, And Science-Backed Ways for Making the Best of That Time - Part 1

If you are single and studying full time for professional exams such as CIMA, you are one of the lucky ones. Most CIMA students are studying while they work. And quite a few have family obligations to deal with, including kids.

But passing your exams is also a priority, especially if you have already started. Putting off studies is never a good idea. You tend to lose momentum and also your motivation if you keep putting things off. 

Failed an exam? Find out what to do next

What to do when you fail the same exam over and over again? It's especially hard for your mental sake, as you tend to feel like a failure (which you’re NOT, remember that!). You've spent so much time learning and developing your knowledge, and when you sit in front of the computer, you take this exam and you fail yet again… You feel like you're never going to pass this exam, EVER!

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Why CIMA Students Should Be Excited About CGMA

You are a CIMA student. You chose the CIMA qualification because you know all accounting qualifications are not the same. Your CIMA qualification enhances your CV and opens up many career options for you. It boosts your career prospects.

What Competencies Do Employers Look for in Global Management Accountants?

Today’s businesses operate in a fast-changing world full of volatility, uncertainty, turbulence and ambiguity. No one is assured of continuing business success because business conditions, profitability and competitiveness of even market leaders can change in an instance.

Why Employers Value CIMA Applicants

Employers expect CIMA qualified professionals to possess the skill sets needed to lead that change process, including technical, business, leadership and people skills. Employers are confident that CIMA professionals can help their organisations survive and thrive in the world of business due to the business responsive skill sets and knowledge that have been built into the CIMA syllabus over time.

Can You Use Personal Calculators For The CIMA Exam?

There are plenty of calculations you need to do during the exam, so what resources can you utilise? And although Pearson Vue provides an on-screen calculator during your exam (both certificate and professional levels), I DO agree that it is easier (and faster) to perform calculations on a machine that you are familiar with.

10 Things You Should Know About CIMA Students and Members Worldwide

How old are CIMA members and students? How many have degrees before beginning CIMA; and what type of degrees do they possess? What sectors do CIMA members and students work in? How many CIMAs are women? This article offers you 10 interesting statistics all CIMA members and students should know about, in order to make the best of their career options and career advancement potential.

Trends in the Accountancy Profession And Where CIMA Stands

What is going on in accountancy? From time to time, it’s good to explore how the changing trends can affect our decisions and career paths and prospects as management accountants and management accounting, or CIMA students.  Here are some key facts from the Financial Reporting Council's (FRC) June 2016 report on Key Facts and Trends in the Accountancy Profession that would interest CIMA students and members.