I enjoyed my classes so much, I looked forward to going; even at the weekend!

November 22, 2018

Meet James, one of our ACCA students who’s now qualified and looking forward to a well-deserved holiday and a bright accounting future. James studied with First Intuition from 2016 to 2018 and completed his ACCA qualification with us.  We caught up with James to find out more about his journey and plans for the future. […]

Dealing with exam nerves

November 15, 2018

Whether you are contemplating sitting your first AAT exam, or are preparing for your ICAEW finals, most accountancy students will suffer from a degree of exam nerves from time to time. Feeling exam nerves is completely normal. In fact, not feeling those nerves would be a more worrying sign of complacency and arrogant over-confidence. These […]

Highest Mark in the World

October 25, 2018

  Our latest ACCA prize-winner, Rachel Ilott has received the highest mark worldwide for the Strategic Business Reporting exam in September 2018. Rachel switched from her previous tuition provider to FI this year, in search of concise course notes, in depth question debriefs and expert tutors. The team at FI really admire Rachel’s commitment to ACCA […]

ACCA: Planning your qualification

October 13, 2018

  How should I plan my studies for the rest of the year?  Making the right choices for the year ahead and managing your workload can be difficult, but ACCA students now have more options than ever regarding when to study each module.There are four exam sittings a year: March, June, September and December, giving […]

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 […]

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 […]

Meet Cui French – One of the first ever students to study with First Intuition Chelmsford!

July 26, 2018

First Intuition have now been in Chelmsford for over seven years and in that time, we’ve welcomed hundreds of students through our doors, helping them to find and achieve their accountancy qualifications. In the early days, we were lucky to have Cui, as one of our first ever students and she studied with us for […]

“It always seems impossible until it’s done” 

July 19, 2018

“It always seems impossible until it’s done”    Evelyn Heller’s recent ACCA exam results are proof that hard work does pay off. After finding out she had accidently been entered for her F7 exam as well as F8, Evelyn realised she had only a week to learn an entire module. After a week of intense study […]

Ratios – Marmite in the world of Accountancy

July 16, 2018

Love them or hate them, if you’re planning on becoming a qualified Accountant, ratios can’t be avoided.  We know some of our students find it difficult to score well in these questions. So, to help you prepare for exam success, we’ve pulled together our tips on how to tackle them. The starting point for ratios […]

ACCA Results Day: Good Luck from #TeamFI !

July 13, 2018

  How should I plan my studies for the rest of the year?    Making the right choices for the year ahead and managing your workload can be difficult, but ACCA students now have more options than ever regarding when to study each module.There are four exam sittings a year: March, June, September and December, […]