This is from the "Accounting Makes Cents" podcast episode #14 released on Monday, 30 May 2022. In this episode, we’re going to discuss how long it takes to do CIMA, the whole process. This is a normal question that students ask when they first start out. Because realistically you’d wanna know how much of a … Continue reading How Long Will It Take To Finish CIMA?
This is from the "Accounting Makes Cents" podcast episode #13 released on Monday, 16 May 2022. In today’s episode, we are going to talk about the all-important document, the pre-seen material. This is a document that CIMA releases at specific times during the year as background information for the different case study exams. Each level … Continue reading I’ve Got the Pre-seen, Now What?
Hi Tutor MJ I really enjoy your posts and all the student questions you answer. But I have a big one to make and I want you to be real honest about it. I am planning to take the OCS in the next sitting. And from what I've read in your posts, the sooner I start, the more time I have to get ready. Can I do this on my own (self-study)? Or do I really need to sign up with a tuition provider? … Continue reading Tuition vs Self Study?
Dear Tutor MJ I'm new to the whole business case scenario and case study exams. What's the best way to start digesting a business case study? Yours,Ryan Good day Ryan I always advise students that the first step to any case study analysis is to SWOT it up. SWOT stands for Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, and Threats. A SWOT analysis is … Continue reading SWOT Me an Analysis
Hi Tutor MJ What does it mean when I get a feedback on my mock script that I need an answer structure in place? I think I answer the questions okay, but this structure thing is really getting to me. I didn't know I had to have one. I thought CIMA studies were about Accounting, … Continue reading Answer Structure – Do I Really Need to Get It?