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15 Tips for Studying Accounting
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A Guide for Students Studying Accounting   Text file Text file
From suggestions on reading the textbook to making best use of class time to preparing for exams, this covers the whole gamut!
Accounting Study and Test Taking Tips
This resource looks at 3 areas: Learning Key Concepts, Making the Best Use of Class Time and Preparing for and Taking Exams.
Accounting Study Skills   PDF file PDF file
10 Basic Tips for Succeeding in your Accounting Course PLUS Completing Homework Problems, Reading the Textbook AND Preparing and Taking the Exams
Five Tips for Successfully Studying Accounting
In or out of tax season, these tips will help you succeed in Accounting.
How I stopped failing my Accounting Exams
How I stopped failing my accounting exams and went from having a failing grade in my Intermediate Accounting class to scoring an A on the final by another student. Find out how he did this in his guest blog entry for howtostudy!
Study Habits of Exceptional Accounting Student
Here's the student point of view on how to improve your grades in accounting. You need a structured approach in chronological order: before the lecture (yes, that's before the lecture), during the lecture, after the lecture and before the exam.
Assignment Calculator
Having trouble getting long term assignments done? Try this out. It will automatically begin with today's date. Then put in the date the assignment is due. CLICK and voila. All the interim pieces, what you have to do each week to get it done on time, are laid out for you. It comes with tutorials. No more excuses!
CPA Exam Strategy for Financial Accounting and Reporting
"What you need is courage, confidence, and a solid strategy." Check out this resource for the strategy that will get you through.
How to study for an Accounting Exam
It's different from a math exam or a history exam. Check out what works for accounting exams.
Interviews with Accounting Professionals
Find out how often you will have to write in accounting. What's the biggest difficulty/problem you have when writing in accounting?
Accounting"s Unique Resource: Before you begin
What kind of document are you being ask to write? Can you name 5 possibilities without peeking?
Get it "Write" on the CPA Exam
Think your CPA exam is just numbers? Think again. There are at least 3 writing assignments, one of which is a pre-test task. Find out what writing is going to be required on the CPA exam!
Professional focus: business writing for accountants
What are some of the key writing challenges facing accountants?
Quick Tips for Writing Effective Claims   PDF file PDF file
Let's get down to the specifics. What is an effective claim and how do you prove it! This is very valuable resources for those of you who are writing claims.
Ten Lessons From the SEC [U.S Securities and Exchange Commission] Plain English Handbook
What good is your writing, if your audience can't understand what you are saying? Here are 10 "practical tips on writing disclosure documents that are comprehensive yet readable."
Why Accountants Should be able to Write
Can you translate financial language into clear writing? What writing skills will you need for promotion and marketing?
Why Good Writing Skills are Important for Success in Accounting
Yes, even accountants have to write. You need good communications skills to get and keep a job in the accounting profession and here's why.
Writing an Essay or Report   NEW
Academic essays are required the world over. Here is a short video from Australia with an explanation of what you need to do .
Writing in Accounting and Finance   PDF file PDF file
Accounting and Finance? Get hints on analyzing and evaluating. Check out this resource for questions to ask your draft
Writing Skills for the Tax Professional
Do you know what the common forms of written communication are for the tax professional? Check out this web resource created by the School of Accountancy faculty at Georgia State University.
Written Communication Frequently Composed by Entry-Level Accountants
Get the data on the 15 forms of written communication required of entry level accountants. What are the top 8 most frequently used? Are you ready for this? Check out these resources.