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Providing industry insight and information via a range of blogs and articles

ACCA Courses

ACCA Optional Papers – How do I choose?
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Careers

How to introduce a coaching culture
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Apprenticeships

First Intuition launches Apprentice of the Quarter Award!
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Learners

Mock Exams – why they are the key to exam success
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FI Stories

Meet Alison Gamble our ICAEW Quilter prize winner
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Apprenticeships

What change is still needed to apprenticeship funding?
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CIMA Courses

CGMA Revision Webinars
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AAT

AAT – Summaries of tax changes
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ACCA Courses

Studying 2 ACCA papers at once – which ones should I choose?
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Apprenticeships

The key benefits of apprenticeships
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Learners

Cheating in Assessments
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ACCA Courses

Choosing ACCA paper variants – UK or International?
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FI Updates

First Intuition LTD wins Feefo Trusted Service Award 2024
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ACCA Courses

How to prepare for an ACCA resit exam
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ACCA Courses

ACCA exam technique: 5 top tips students should master now
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Apprenticeships

National Apprenticeship Week 2024
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FI Stories

Meet our ACCA Global Prize Winner – Mark Griffin
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FI Stories

How to become a CIMA Prizewinner
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AAT

AAT Personal Tax and Business Tax Assessments – Finance Act 2023
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Employers

First Intuition celebrates working with three-quarters of the UK’s top 50 Accountancy Firms
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Apprenticeships

Accountancy Apprenticeships: The Past, Present and Future
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Apprenticeships

How to make the most of National Apprenticeship Week 2024
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AAT

AAT Mock Bank!
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Employers

Adapting to AI: Charting Success in Your Accounting Career
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AAT

Depreciation
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FI Updates

ACCA Platinum in Norwich!
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AAT

Double Entry Bookkeeping – DEADCLIC
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ACCA Courses

Scaling the ACCA mountain
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CIMA Courses

Planning your CIMA studies
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CIMA Courses

Getting Started with CIMA
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AAT

AAT – Tax Points
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AAT

Accruals and Prepayments – Cracking the code
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Employers

FI Live Events
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ACCA Courses

Will ACCA get me a job?
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Employers

Where technologies in accountancy are now and where they are heading next
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AAT

Free Access to AAT AQ16 Online
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FI Updates

First Intuition Ltd has been accredited to the matrix Standard
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Employers

How to start effectively adopting technological change
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Neurodiversity

Neurodiversity in the work place
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Neurodiversity

ADHD- A personal story
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Apprenticeships

Updates to the Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard
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CIMA Courses

What happens on a CIMA Case Study course?
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AAT

AAT optional units – how to decide which ones to study?
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AAT

AAT Level 4 Assessment Update – Q2022
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Apprenticeships

How to motivate and retain young adults
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Wellness

Wellbeing support for Accountancy Students
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FI Updates

First Intuition Ltd wins Most Engaging Learning Experience at the annual Totara Awards
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Careers

Want a career in accountancy? Life after school or university
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AAT

Want to study accountancy? Not sure what to look for in an Online Live Course?
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FI Updates

Management buyout of First Intuition Ltd secures an exciting future
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FI Stories

PQ Shortlist – A huge achievement
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AAT

AAT Q2016 Professional Synoptic Syllabus
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AAT

Internal Accounting Systems and Controls – Downton Instruments Ltd
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AAT

AAT Synoptics
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CIMA Courses

What are the differences between the CGMA core papers?
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Courses

The Advantages of Classroom Courses
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FI Updates

New First Intuition Centre Opening in Liverpool
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AAT

Careers in Finance: How to become a bookkeeper?
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Employers

Engaging with and recruiting young adults and understanding their mindset
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Apprenticeships

Why are apprenticeships the future of the accountancy industry?
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Personal Development

CPD Requirements – Your Guide
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FI Updates

First Intuition wins Feefo Platinum Trusted Service Award 2023
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Careers

Meet the Skills Coach: Tracey Hornigold, Quality and Compliance Lead, FI London
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Careers

Meet the Skills Coach: Claire Tyler, FI London
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Employers

First Intuition Wins Skills Provider of the Year
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Employers

How to Cultivate an Outstanding Culture
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AAT

AAT Q2022 Level 3 Business Awareness – PESTLE analysis
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FI Updates

Meet the Tutor: Rosie Bennett, FI Birmingham & Online Centre
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FI Updates

Meet the Tutor: Hannah Campbell, FI Birmingham
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Apprenticeships

The benefits of the Impact Skills Programme to finance apprentices
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Careers

What careers could your accountancy qualification lead to?
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ACCA Courses

Meet Noah – celebrating ACCA success
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Apprenticeships

FI Reading receives Outstanding rating in Ofsted report
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AAT

Making The Most Out of Your AAT Mock Exams
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Apprenticeships

Why we use apprenticeships: AstraZeneca
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FI Updates

Free Online Live Demo
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FI Updates

ACCA Question Based Days
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Apprenticeships

Employer Forum: School leaver engagement and programmes – Gen Z
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Apprenticeships

2022 Employer report: How recruitment, development and retention has adapted
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Employers

Keeping your People and Talent Strategy Relevant
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Employers

Food and Finance Forum
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Learners

AAT Q2022 – Level 2 Certificate in Accounting
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Wellness

MHAW 2022 – Men’s Mental Health Webinar
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FI Stories

First Intuition Win At The PQ Awards 2022
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Courses

Claire’s journey to becoming an FI Tutor
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FI Updates

Why are we opening a new centre in Southend?
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Apprenticeships

Recruiting and Training an Apprentice – Webinar
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Learners

AAT Professional Synoptic – Horizon Hot Tubs
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FI Updates

Life After AAT
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Apprenticeships

Meet the ACCA Apprentice – Rob Harris
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Study Techniques

Free Masterclass Webinars
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Learners

AAT Qualifications 2022
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Employers

How are digital technologies changing accountancy and finance?
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Apprenticeships

Safeguarding Support: Ukraine
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ACCA Courses

FI Birmingham – Come and Meet our Team
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Apprenticeships

Meet the Graduated Accounting Apprentice: Sam Backhouse
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Apprenticeships

Meet the AAT Apprentice – Millie-May Burton
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Apprenticeships

Meet the AAT Apprentice – Rebecca Fidgett
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Apprenticeships

FI Limited Ofsted report is published
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Apprenticeships

Meet the ICAEW Apprentice – Ella Stone
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Apprenticeships

Meet the Accountancy Apprentice – Rikki Viskin
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FI Updates

First Intuition wins Feefo Gold Trusted Service Award 2022
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Apprenticeships

Accountancy careers – where do I start?
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Apprenticeships

Exam Day Nerves
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Study Techniques

What is the best suggested order to study AAT?
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Courses

How to get a Culture-first Organisation
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Technical Articles

Don’t let ratios catch you out!
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FI Updates

First Intuition wins CIMA Excellence Award 2021
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Employers

How to Engage with Schools and Colleges – FITT Forum
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Wellness

Turning stress into a positive force
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Apprenticeships

Life as a school leaver trainee – 8 years on…
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Apprenticeships

What’s the value of a level 7 apprenticeship?
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Apprenticeships

How out-of-date connotations associated with apprenticeships is impacting the accountancy industry
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FI Updates

First Intuition Ltd. extends its reach to Manchester with iCount merger
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Technical Articles

How to identify errors that do not require a suspense account
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Technical Articles

Accounting errors which require a suspense account
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FI Stories

An amazing achievement from one of our AAT Distance Learning students – Andy G
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CIMA Courses

CIMA Case Study – What’s the examiner looking for?
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FI Updates

Coronavirus: Guidance and Information
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FI Updates

The importance of classroom courses
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Learners

How to Prepare for a Job Interview
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Apprenticeships

Accountancy Academy 2021
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FI Updates

New MSc Programme in Professional Accountancy
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Employers

Leadership Lunch and Learn
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Employers

How to Transition to Hybrid Working
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Careers

Finding a Job – Employability Skills
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Learners

Mark Up and Margin AAT
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Employers

Equality, Diversity, and Inclusion in the Workplace – FITT Forum
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Wellness

The power of running during lockdown.
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Wellness

Practising Mindfulness
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Employers

Building Team and Personal Resilience in a K-shaped Economy
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Industry News

ICAEW study materials go paperless
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FI Stories

First Intuition shortlisted for 9 PQ Magazine Awards!
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FI Stories

How to become an ACCA Gold Medal Prizewinner
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FI Updates

Study CIMA Unlimited
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FI Stories

Women in Accountancy
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Apprenticeships

Skills for jobs: FI comment on UK Government lifelong learning white paper
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Employers

Recruitment of the ‘COVID generation’ – FITT Forum
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Apprenticeships

Meet the accounting apprentice: Abbie Hartley
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Apprenticeships

NAW 2021: Why start an apprenticeship programme?
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FI Stories

How to become an ICAEW Prizewinner
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FI Updates

What to expect from ICAEW remote invigilation
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Employers

First Intuition Think Tank (FITT) Forums 2021
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FI Stories

How to Become a CIMA Prizewinner
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Industry News

CIMA Exams Update: Coronavirus (COVID-19)
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Learners

Xero Advisor Certification
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Learners

AAT Distance Learning Demo Course for FREE!
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Learners

What is AAT LEVEL 2? What does it consist of?
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Learners

Practical Experience Requirements – Your Guide
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Learners

Looking for your first job in accountancy and don’t know where to go?
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Employers

Maintaining a Team Ethos – First Intuition Think Tank
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Study Techniques

Studying For ACCA Exams During a Pandemic – Your Questions Answered
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Learners

First Intuition’s AATitude Festival Roundup
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Learners

What is AAT LEVEL 4? What does it consist of?
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Employers

Online Delivery – First Intuition Think Tank Friday
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FI Stories

From school leaver to Managing Partner!
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Employers

Providing internal training remotely to your teams
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Employers

Returning to the Workplace – First Intuition Think Tank Friday
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Employers

Remote Onboarding – First Intuition Think Tank Friday
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Learners

What do I do if I’ve failed an accountancy exam?
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FI Stories

AAT Online Student Review: I rather regret not using FI
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Personal Development

Gap Year…Gap Career
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Industry News

New ACCA Syllabus Changes 2020
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Learners

Am I ready to sit my exam?
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Learners

How to study an accountancy course at home.
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Industry News

The Introduction of Online ACCA Exams
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Employers

School Leaver Awards 2020: We’re Finalists!
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Study Techniques

ACCA and FI – How to study online webinar
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FI Learning Solutions: International

The Education Sector Rallies in the Face of COVID-19
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Wellness

How to work from home with kids around
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FI Updates

Virtual CIMA Summer School
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Industry News

How Online Proctoring is Changing the Face of Education
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Learners

Advice Following ACCA June 2020 Exam Cancellation
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FI Updates

What to expect from a Virtual Classroom
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FI Stories

Online College of the Year Winners!
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Wellness

The Power to Laugh: Why is laughter good for us?
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FI Updates

FI Wins Feefo Trusted Service Award 2020
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Apprenticeships

Apprenticeships: Looking ahead to 2020
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Apprenticeships

Workshops for Potential School Leavers
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Apprenticeships

School Leavers: The Benefits For Employers and Students
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Apprenticeships

Accountancy Apprenticeships: Review of 2019
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Apprenticeships

Accountancy apprenticeships – an employer’s view
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Learners

Swapping to FI changed Louise’s AAT study around!
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FI Stories

How to become an ACCA Gold Medal prize-winner?
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FI Stories

Meet the apprentice: Skye Van-Witten
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Technical Articles

What is Goodwill in accounting?
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Apprenticeships

What’s it like to be a level 7 apprentice?
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FI Stories

CIMA High Achiever Award: Tom Palmer
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FI Updates

New CIMA syllabus is here
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FI Stories

Exam success: A fresh start with FI
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FI Stories

Study like a Prizewinner
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FI Stories

From waiter to CFO
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Personal Development

Helping you to prepare for difficult interview questions
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Technical Articles

Basis Period
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Apprenticeships

Life after exam results
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FI Updates

CIMA new syllabus – take your first step with FI
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Learners

AAT Calculators
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Learners

What is AAT LEVEL 3? What does it consist of?
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FI Stories

Meet our new ACCA Global Prize Winner – Emily Haines
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Employers

Leadership and Management: Why does your practice need this training?
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Learners

Take your career to another level with CIMA
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Apprenticeships

NEW: Leadership and Management Programmes
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Technical Articles

Cashflow Forecasts
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Apprenticeships

Apprenticeship versus Exam only route: The Key Differences
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Personal Development

Chasing Butterflies
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Technical Articles

Time-series analysis- calculating the seasonality and trend
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Technical Articles

Professional Synoptic – tips to pass first time
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FI Stories

From AAT Apprentice to Managing Partner
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Apprenticeships

A day in the life of an accounting apprentice
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Technical Articles

Cost classification
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Technical Articles

Help! My Trial Balance doesn’t balance!
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FI Updates

International Women’s Day #balanceforbetter
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Study Techniques

The 4 Exam preparation mistakes you really don’t want to make.
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Industry News

Get ready for CIMA 2019 at FI
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Technical Articles

Accruals and Prepayments webinar and questions
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Technical Articles

Narrative tasks in the AAT level 4 qualification
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Technical Articles

Budgeting narrative tasks – how to answer them
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Technical Articles

Written variance questions in Decision and Control
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Technical Articles

AAT Bookkeeper Membership (AATQB)
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Technical Articles

Study tips for levels 2 and 3 on inventory valuation
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Technical Articles

How to account for bad debts
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Technical Articles

Trial Balance
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Technical Articles

Accruals – It’s accrual world…
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Technical Articles

Why do we need Accruals and Prepayments?
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FI Stories

Why have we launched a new website?
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Employers

Managing a graduate programme
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Learners

Monika loves the support we offer AAT students
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FI Updates

Meet the tutor: Amanda Weir
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Personal Development

Take a trip down memory skills lane
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Wellness

Under Pressure – coping with student life
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Technical Articles

Ratios – marmite in the world of accountancy
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Study Techniques

Dealing with exam nerves
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Technical Articles

Jargon buster: bookkeeping
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Employers

Why we changed to apprenticeships
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Learners

4 Top tips for personalising your learning
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Employers

Managing a school leaver programme
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FI Updates

Prepare to pass with FI
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Industry News

The multi-modal student
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Apprenticeships

Meet the apprentice: Jodie Taylor
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FI Updates

Why FI was awarded Best Training Provider
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Employers

How apprenticeships can benefit your business
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Employers

Graduates: Safe bet or bold investment?
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FI Stories

The highest mark in the world
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Industry News

The future of accountancy education
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Study Techniques

Qualification pathways
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