How to Prepare a Mindset for Appearing in Exams
We all know CA exams recently concluded. Some of us would be enjoying this new foundfreedom and some of us would be preparing for the upcoming November exams.
Friends, CA is not difficult to crack, all you need is little a little patience and hard work.There is no shortcut to success. One cannot expect himself to pass by doing selectivestudy of any course. You might have heard the proverb-
“A little kn
owledge is a
dangerous thing “. The same applies to our reputed course and the recent papers have
confirmed this.Coming to my main article a proper mindset is required to appear in any professionalexamFollow these tips to ensure that your hard work does not go in vain
Remember you are working this hard for yourself and not for anybody else.2.
Set a target you would like to achieve .the thing here is to be realistic. Setting a targetlike All India Rank 1 when you have less time and more syllabus to cover would be aninaccurate assessment of the situation.3.
Write down on a paper the marks you would like to achieve and see it every day. Thiswill surely motivate you.4.
Keep social activity to a minimum. It’s good to meet your friends but when I was
preparing I did not meet my friends and they understood me. Remember you willhave enough time after your exams.5.
Don’t get sad by seeing some of your friends in Finals. Remember everyone has aseparate life journey and you don’t even have an idea what they
have gone through.6.
Prepare a list of topics in each subject which want extra attention. By this I don’t mean
that you should ignore other chapters.7.
Use compilers as a tool to help you and don’t use it as an end itself. Refer to ICAI
modules and other reference books8.
ICAI modules are thick but don’t doubt their ability, they are the best. They just need
some time and effort.9.
Always remember that no matter what the result is, hard work will never go in vain. Itwill help you at some point of time.10.
to important questions given by some teachers. Everything is important.11.
Prefer to study in room isolated from noise, disturbances. This will surely help a lot.12.
Study at whatever time you want to but I would like to say the most productive studyhappens in the morning when your mind is completely fresh.13.
Be focused in your studies. Remember wastage of one day might lead to wastage of 6months.14.
Don’t lose hope in god because you are failing again and again. Remember everything