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
Millennials live for experiences more than any generation before. They're looking for travel experiences, different career experiences, and great experiences with products they buy. The Millennials' quest for experiences is a little bit of a departure from spending habits of the Baby Boomers, who are a little more focused on obtaining tangible items and the … Continue reading Millennials Demand Great Product Experiences
Google caused quite the stir in 2015 when they started lowering search rankings for non-mobile-optimized websites. They felt that mobile was so prevalent that your website needed to be mobile friendly just to stay relevant in search results. People were up in arms at first, and asked if it was justified. It turns out that yes, … Continue reading What Customers Want: Good Mobile Experiences
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
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
Alex here, I work on the Marketing team at Achievable. I wanted to share the experience of my first try at Achievable for the Series 7. My background is in engineering, and my only finance education was an introductory class. So, I'm a great candidate to see how effective Achievable really is. Day 1 - … Continue reading How Achievable Works: A Beginner’s Experience
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?