CIMA: Exam Success Booster Day

July 16, 2018

  The CIMA Exam Success Booster Day is the perfect way to reinforce your knowledge and strengthen your exam technique through question practice. Your tutor will review the trickier areas of the syllabus before setting relevant questions for you to complete under exam conditions. Your tutor will debrief the questions you get wrong – making […]

Network Event | Rounders Tournament

July 6, 2018

ROUNDERS TOURNAMENT EVENT THURSDAY 26 JULY 2018  18:00 – 21:00 Hosted by ICAEW East Anglia & sponsored by The One Group   A summer evening of competitive rounders and informal networking with food and drinks sponsored by The One Group, this is a great opportunity to show off your sporting prowess whilst making new friends […]

Our first Strategic Business Leader course!

June 21, 2018

Excitement on day 1 of our first Strategic Business Leader course!   Those who know me well would describe me as having a short attention span! I love the challenge of new ideas and developing my knowledge. Today I am the first person in First Intuition to teach the new ACCA paper Strategic Business Leader. […]

An insight into the modern student

June 19, 2018

Education is changing, and the way that students find and absorb knowledge is very different to a decade or two ago. Students are increasingly ‘multi-modal’, using a variety of different media to learn from; traditional textbooks and notes are still found useful, but often supported with online lectures, interactive assessments and even games Students don’t […]

ICAEW East Anglia annual dinner 2018

June 17, 2018

Gareth John, one of the Directors of the Cambridge office, was delighted to attend the recent ICAEW East Anglia annual dinner to see First Intuition students Jamie Burnham and Luke Coppen pick up awards for their recent exam results. “Students have to work extremely hard to pass their exams, and make a lot of sacrifices […]

ACCA Strategic Business Leader

June 13, 2018

ACCA Strategic Business Leader Weekday Tuition starting soon!   ACCA Strategic Business Leader Weekday Tuition starts on Thursday 21st June in our London centre. It’s not too late to book and now is a great time to plan ahead for September exams.   What’s included:    Course materials including Course Notes and Question Bank       […]

Find your ‘Ikigai’

June 8, 2018

Find your ‘Ikigai’  and you’ll never work again… I have recently been enjoying longer commutes thanks to a well executed timetable change from my train operating company (some of that sentence may not be true!). Making good use of the time I’ve been looking back at books that inspire me. Churchill famously said ‘find a job […]

The future of accountancy education

June 1, 2018

The recent AAT Tutor Conference had a strong emphasis on the future of the accountancy profession, and the implications that this holds for the accountancy training industry. I was asked to sit on a panel considering the future of vocational education and the evolving learning landscape, joining Mark Dawe, CEO of the Association of Employment […]

Institute Q&A: 5 things we learnt (part 5)

May 31, 2018

Institute Question Time   On 26th April, the London Accountancy Training Discussion Group (LATDG) hosted their annual “Institute Question Time” panel. The AAT (Rachel Kellett), ACCA (Catherine Edwards), CIMA (Peter Stewart) CIPFA (Nicola Campbell) ICAEW (Fiona Hodgkin) and ICAS (Joanne Lloyd-Jones) took part in a panel discussion on the hot topics currently affecting the training of […]

Institute Q&A: 5 things we learnt (part 4)

Institute Question Time On 26th April, the London Accountancy Training Discussion Group (LATDG) hosted their annual “Institute Question Time” panel. The AAT (Rachel Kellett), ACCA (Catherine Edwards), CIMA (Peter Stewart) CIPFA (Nicola Campbell) ICAEW (Fiona Hodgkin) and ICAS (Joanne Lloyd-Jones) took part in a panel discussion on the hot topics currently affecting the training of accountants […]