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Joe is a NINJA CPA blogger. There are a million distractions that get in the way of studying for the CPA Exam. The key isn’t getting rid of all of them, but limiting them so they do not consume you and take up all of your time. My largest distraction is my phone. Text messages, Instagram, Twitter, emails are all a HUGE distraction. I actually deleted my Twitter account about 3 weeks before my last exam, looks like I’ll be deleting it again this weekend. I think one of the most important things is to not get rid of all of your distractions completely. If you have a favorite show, and you spent 5 hours studying on a Sunday, take the hour and enjoy yourself. If you just blasted through 300 MCQs and got a 80% trending score bring your significant other out to the movies. Another huge distraction is children;

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Joe is a NINJA CPA blogger. After passing BEC in November I started studying for REG a few weeks later. I was able to read through most of the material before our year-end and then started listening to NINJA Audio. Then the real test started: a year-end close for a publicly traded corporation. I am not going to sit here and tell you I was able to study for 3+ hours every day during our year-end close. In fact, there were some days that did not involve any studying at all. I did, however, take every opportunity that I had to do a few multiple choice questions. In fact, I was able to do 300+ multiple choice questions (30 per day taking notes) in the two-week period during our year-end close. It may not sound like much, but I was able to tackle 300+ questions in a time period where

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Joe is a NINJA CPA blogger. After 10 weeks of studying, I waited until 11PM MST to receive my scores. After a few minutes of not being able to log-in, my score was revealed….an 80! I was very excited to see a passing score, especially after having a terrible feeling leaving the exam that day. I thought there was no possible way I could have passed that test, but I did and I completely attribute that to two things: hard work and determination. Here are a few pointers that I learned from this exam that I hope will translate to passing scores on the other sections: Stick with a study plan. I tried to study an hour at lunch and two hours at night before bed. Some days I would get in the full three hours, most days only two and some nights only 1. Just keep studying and try

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Joe is a NINJA CPA blogger. Recap of my study methods for BEC. After taking the BEC exam last week, I am still not feeling great about how I performed. I guess there is a possibility that I passed, however, I did not feel comfortable during or after the exam. I began studying by reading the book from front to back and taking notes. I then started with . I began taking notes on most of NINJA MCQ questions. I was able to get to the review section of the MCQ dashboard by correctly answering all questions at least once. Two weeks before the exam I rewrote all of the MCQ notes I had taken. I purchased 3 black and white composition notebooks when I began studying. I used 2 of these notebooks to write all my notes, write MCQ notes, my note rewrite and a review rewrite. The last

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