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The Complete Guide to Effective Studying

The Complete Guide to Effective Studying

Got a big test coming up? Not to fear - this is your comprehensive guide to studying success! Here's what we'll cover today to help you conquer that upcoming test: Create a Study Plan Prioritize Prepare Mentally and Physically Use the Best Study Methods Explore Memorization Techniques Read Effectively with Reading Techniques Utilize Note-taking Strategies … Continue reading The Complete Guide to Effective Studying

How Millennials Learn

How Millennials Learn

Millennials (those born 1980 to 2000) are now the largest segment in the workforce, and more are entering at the same time as many Baby Boomers are retiring. Millennials have a distinctive profile and learning style compared with previous generations, which sometimes makes it tough for instructors to connect with them. New teaching techniques and … Continue reading How Millennials Learn

Mobile and Learning

Mobile and Learning

We all use our smartphones, a lot. So naturally you would assume that we would use them for learning. But believe it or not, learning on smartphones is actually a controversial topic. Current mobile technology gives students great advantages and does things that once required a full size computer. Internet on-the-go is ubiquitous at this … Continue reading Mobile and Learning

What is the Securities Industry Essentials (SIE) Exam? And how will it affect the Series 7?

What is the Securities Industry Essentials (SIE) Exam? And how will it affect the Series 7?

The big Series 7 news this year is that FINRA will be essentially splitting up the Series 7 General Securities Representative Examination into two parts starting in early 2018. FINRA will be pulling most of the general knowledge questions from various Series exams (including Series 7) and putting that material into an test to be … Continue reading What is the Securities Industry Essentials (SIE) Exam? And how will it affect the Series 7?