Learn how to relax on CFA exam day to help unlock everything you’ve worked so hard to learn
OK, so it’s six weeks left to the CFA exams and the last thing you want to think about is exam day. You want to hear all the secrets to getting every last point and how to master the material, right? Continue reading →
I got a lot of comments and emails about last week’s idea of freelancing as a way to find your passion and succeed as an analyst. I have been freelancing for more than five years and have done it full-time since 2013. Besides making extra money, it can be a great way to build your skill set before you land that dream job. Continue reading →
One of the most difficult aspects of the CFA exams is that you are basically on your own. Sure there are study groups but these are composed of candidates in the same exam level and probably making the same mistakes that you are making. Continue reading →
The CFA exams are tough! No doubt about it. To pass the exams, you’re basically saying that you’re willing to work a part-time job for six months of each of the next three years…and you’re going to pay someone to do it. Continue reading →
Even with the change to topic area weights on the CFA exams this year, CFA Ethics and Professional Standards remain extremely important. It is a lot of material but fortunately doesn’t change much from year to year and you’ve got a real opportunity to carry over some points to each exam if you learn it early.
Remember the great training montages in the Rocky movies? Where the champ could come back from a defeat to overcome a stronger boxer by just going through three minutes of training set to some kick*#@ music.