Are you wasting hours studying?

When I was preparing for my first exam, I probably spent somewhere around 450 hours studying in total. Wait, let me repeat that. When I was preparing for my first exam, I probably spent somewhere around 450 hours “studying” in total. That’s right. These days I...

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Writing your first exam? I’m here to help

Have you heard? You can now get personalized, step-by-step guidance on the best methods of studying for your first actuarial exam. How? With Study Strategy Consulting offered by myself, Brea-Nicole. I wrote my first exam back in 2008. I really wanted to pass. I was...

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8 Ways to Speed Up & Reduce Errors

When you’re writing Exam P or FM, you’ve only got between 5 and 6 minutes to answer each question. That means you don’t have time to take it slow. You don’t have time to think about it. You’ve just gotta be able to read a question, figure out the best approach and...

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Stage 3: It’s time speed up

This blog post is has been made specifically for members of my Study Strategy Consulting Program & Study Strategy Boost Program, but I’m sure many others can get use out of it too. Now that you’ve spent time doing tons of practice questions, hopefully you know how to...

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The Best Way to Improve on Your Weaker Topics

This blog post is has been made specifically for members of my Study Strategy Consulting Program & Study Strategy Boost Program, but I’m sure many others can get use out of it too. It’s inevitable. There are going to be types of practice questions that come up during...

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The First Thing Employers Look At

At the very top of every good actuarial resume is a listing of all exams passed and the next exam being written. So exams passed are literally the first thing employers learn about you. Yes, I know that technically your name and contact info is at the top of your...

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Why so many people fail actuarial exams

Have you ever wondered how it's possible for so many smart people to fail a single exam.  Can it really be that hard? My answer is no.  It's not so hard that anywhere from 55% - 60% of everyone writing should be failing. It's crazy. So hear me out.. it'll all make...

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