The Martian – Problem solving on another planet.

August 17, 2018

  “At some point, everything’s gonna go south and you’re going to say, this is it. This is how I end. Now, you can either accept that, or you can get to work. That’s all it is. You just begin. You do the math. You solve one problem and you solve the next one and […]

What makes us ‘Best Training Provider’?

August 14, 2018

Back on the 17th May 2018,  First Intuition won the award for ‘Best Training Provider’ in’s Top 100 Employers for School and College Leavers 2018, in partnership with Moore Stephens. Moore Stephens’ in-house training and support for employees combined with First Intuition’s high-quality accountancy tuition won ‘Best Training Provider’ as a joint award.  We were thrilled to […]

Basic Maths

August 10, 2018

  I was in class the other day and we were calculating the total cost of 10 units that had a purchase price of £5 each. At least half of my class picked up their calculators! After mocking them mercilessly for five minutes I reminded them that as wannabe accountants who would be spending their […]

Study tips and advice from a global prizewinner

August 8, 2018

  First Intuition London student and Global Prizewinner,  Ali Ahmet,  is proof that dedication and an organised approach to study really does pay off. Ali scored 91% in his ACCA F8 exam and achieved the highest result in the world.  Ali shares his study tips and experience at First Intuition:      Past papers can be […]

Ten of the most common exam mistakes

  First Intuition tutors have over 100 years of combined experience teaching accountancy students.  In this time we have noticed students making the same mistakes in exams. To help you avoid falling into these traps, we’ve summarised the key mistakes students make.   1  Lack of preparation It’s probably fair to say that many students […]

Listening to music at work

August 7, 2018

Do you listen to music at work? Studies suggest pressing play and switching off from the general hustle and bustle of the office can make people more productive. The type of music you choose is important though. Anything that produces a strong reaction is apparently bad (i.e. Love it or Hate it) – this is […]

The start of the season…

August 6, 2018

The start of the season…   For those of you missing out on post World Cup football, the Football League began again on Saturday.  (Apologies to those supporting Premier League teams!)   As a Luton Town* supporter, I can’t wait to see our first home game against Sunderland, to cheer on the Hatters.  Amazing to see […]

First Intuition has arrived in Norwich!

August 3, 2018

We’re excited to announce that First Intuition Norwich is now open!      First Intuition Norwich offers AAT weekday courses for levels 2, 3 and 4. All of our staff have a wealth of experience in accountancy training and bring passion and enthusiasm to the classroom. Course dates & Prices >   All of our […]

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. […]

Meet Jodie Taylor – an apprentice studying with First Intuition Chelmsford

At First Intuition, we not only offer our students the chance to study to become a fully qualified Accountant, we also offer many people the opportunity to learn whilst they are working. Many of our students already work in industry and some receive help from their employees whilst other fund their own courses. Those that […]