Thursday, 28 June 2018

Want to pass the exam? This student did! Find out how...

Here at Astranti, we're thrilled when our students pass their exams and get a boost towards a worthwhile and rewarding career...and we're always keen to hear their tips and tricks too!

So for this blog post, we spoke to one of our students, Radhalakshmi Sriram, who has been with us from the Operational level and all the way up to Strategic, gaining an impressive score of 104 in the final Case Study exam.

Here, we asked Radhalakshmi a few questions about their Astranti journey and the advice that they have learnt along the way. Read on for some brilliant study advice!

Monday, 19 February 2018

Top Tips for the night before your exam!

Have you ever felt like time is sometimes going too fast? Even though revision is possibly not the most exciting time of your life, time really does seem to fly by until suddenly you are waking up and it is almost the day of your CIMA exam!

With the big day approaching so fast, what kind of things should you be doing? Here are our top four tips to make stress your new best friend!

Monday, 12 February 2018

Get our last minute revision tips!

It's the night before your CIMA exam and you're nervous and unsure how to proceed. Should you stay up and try and cram in as much extra revision as possible? Should you get an early night? Should you go for a run to try and clear your mind?

We've all been there - it can be a tricky decision. Many of us end up buckling under the pressure and trying to revise as much as possible until the early hours - but time and time again studies have shown this is not the best approach. Read on to find out how you can make the most of your pre-exam evening and set yourself up for CIMA success the next day!

Friday, 19 January 2018

Want to write a GREAT exam answer? Try this answer planning tip!

In the CIMA exam, you really DON'T want to waste time by planning too much and writing too little!

I have often spoken to CIMA students who are looking for a set plan to help with their writing. I have outlined my tried and tested plan in just eight EASY steps in my SCS study Text Part 1.

For now, however, here is just one key step that I would HIGHLY recommend you use in the CIMA exam for a successful answer...and to get that pass! Read on to find out more...