Gleim CPA Blog

As a complimentary service to CPA exam candidates, Gleim Publications provides detailed information about the CPA exam on the Web. We recently consolidated this useful information into a single page, the Complete CPA Resource Guide. From one place, you can learn about registering, scheduling, and preparing for the exam. We also provide tips and strategies...
Read More
Gleim Time Management System Question: If I take a break during the exam, does it count toward my total amount of time that I have to take the exam? For example, the Financial Section is 4 hours – if I take a 5 minute break, does this leave me with 3 hours 55 minutes to...
Read More
Learning from the multiple-choice questions you answered incorrectly is very important. You must analyze and understand why you chose the wrong answer and learn how to avoid the same error in the future. This study technique may prove to be the difference between passing and failing for many CPA candidates and is an essential step...
Read More
This CPA Prep Tip concerns the financial accounting pronouncements that candidates are responsible for on the CPA exam. Financial Accounting Standards Board statements, interpretations, and other accounting pronouncements are eligible to be tested in the exam window beginning 6 months after the pronouncement’s effective date, unless early application is permitted. When early application is permitted,...
Read More
Question: “When will you release your next edition of CPA materials?” Answer: We plan to release a new edition of CPA Review in December. We are now taking pre-orders for the 2009 edition. Our CPA Complete System with Gleim Online (available per section) comes with an 18-month product replacement guarantee. If Gleim releases a new...
Read More
Some candidates have asked why they sometimes receive scores before or after others when taking the same exam on the same day. The issue is that some exam forms contain experimental multiple-choice or Simulation questions that require review and analysis before they can be scored. These forms take longer to grade. Recall that NASBA sends...
Read More
All of the information found in this week’s Forum is devoted to important new developments found in the recent release of the AICPA’s Candidate Bulletin. Many of these topics have been covered in previous releases of Gleim’s CPA Exam Candidate Forum. Those topics include computer problems at Prometric testing centers, exam scheduling, exam registration, exam...
Read More
A major issue with the new computerized CPA exam is time management. The only help you get is hours and minutes remaining in your test with no guidance for breaks or time allocation to individual testlets. Most likely, you have never experienced anything like this. Successful candidates use the Gleim Time Management System to guarantee...
Read More
This Study Tip of the Week is concerning the length and frequency of study blocks. Candidates should study some every day. Do not skip a day, as the “start up costs” are too great. It is better to be steady with short blocks of study time every day than to try to allocate one or...
Read More
1 47 48 49 50 51 54