Meet Lisa – Flying High in her Accountancy Career

October 17, 2018

First Intuition offer a range of different courses for those wishing to train in accountancy. Many of our students start out with AAT and once they’ve completed this training, progress to another qualification. Lisa Hopkins did just that and after finishing her AAT level 3 and 4 with our colleagues in Cambridge, she went straight […]


September 11, 2018

So here we are in early September and most schools have now returned.  For some parents, this is just another September. After what seems like an endless six weeks holidays, many are looking forward to getting back into their usual term-time routine. For other parents, September can be a bit of a turning point. Perhaps […]

ICAEW Results Day

September 4, 2018

  What a fantastic day it was for so many ICAEW students last Friday as three years of hard work culminated in successful advanced level exams. At First Intuition hundreds of students received good news and we congratulate them on this achievement as our results were again above the national averages.   We are also […]

ACCA Strategic Business Leader syllabus could be seen as a football team.

August 22, 2018

  Strategic Business Leader paper could be seen as a football team.       One of the things I enjoy about my commute (trust me it’s not a long list!) is the chance to stick my headphones on and daydream. Today’s pondering led me to look at how the syllabus elements of ACCA’s new […]

First Intuition don’t just prepare you for your exams

August 2, 2018

Our impact on your career possibilities in finance go far deeper than that! Katarina Collins completed AAT with First Intuition over a year ago, but when she found herself in a challenging interview situation recently, she realised how well her FI resources had ingrained the knowledge she needed. Hi Nick, I hope you are well. […]

You’ve done your A’ levels and the world’s your oyster…. honestly

It’s the time of year when A’ level results are due and we know that many students have got some big decisions to make in the coming weeks and months.  This got our team thinking about what they’re were doing at this stage of their lives and how the decisions they took have influenced their […]

Level 4 Apprentice Interview

July 16, 2018

  Jade started her Level 4 apprenticeship with First Intuition in September 2017 and works at Hilton Foods UK Ltd. Jade started her apprenticeship as a Management Accountant but has recently been promoted to Cost Accountant. We caught up with Jade to find out more about her promotion. Congratulations on your promotion, Jade!  How did […]

Take a trip down the memory skills lane

July 11, 2018

An insight into some tried and tested techniques by David Malthouse Many of us think that we don’t have a great memory and we find here at First Intuition, that we’re often asked by our students how they can remember all the information they need to pass their exams.  Finding the best way to learn […]

ACCA Strategic Business Leader – The 5 key aspects with Ian Thoroughgood

July 10, 2018

Our Tutor, Ian Thoroughgood talks through the 5 key aspects of the new ACCA strategic business leader exam.

A day in the life of an Accounting Apprentice

July 9, 2018

A day in the life of Jenny… 20% off the job training requirement Apprentices are required to spend 20% of their time dedicated to learning.  First Intuition provide the technical courses to enable students to develop their knowledge, skills & behaviours and these contribute towards the 20% requirement.  However, apprentices will undertake a lot of […]