Tag: exams

test anxiety

How to Beat Exam Anxiety Before and on Test Day

If the thought of taking an exam (whether it’s at school or for a professional license) makes you break out in a cold sweat and start imagining worst-case scenarios, don’t worry. The trick is to learn how to manage test anxiety so when it…

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What Are The Top Brokerage Firms Looking For When They Recruit?

While some industry sectors are growing, brokerage firms are becoming choosier about candidates. Fortunately, now that the Series Industry Essentials (SIE) Exam can be taken by anyone without requiring sponsorship by a FINRA member firm, there is a platform that allows jobseekers to stand…

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Why Teaching to the Test is Best

  Imagine two college students who plan financial services careers. Both decide to take the Securities Industry Essentials (SIE) exam/ test before graduating to become more attractive job candidates for potential employers. To do their best on the exam, they both hire test prep…

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Are Your Associates Ready for Their Examinations?

The key to examination success is preparation Securities Training Corporation’s (STC) new study system provides special tools to help prepare your students to be test ready and get their license More ways to prepare, study, and succeed Exam Prep at mystcinteravice.com provides an interactive…

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Student Performance Manager: A Better Way to Help Your Students

A new tool for a complete view of your associates’ progress… Student Performance Manager The more information you know the better you can optimize their path to success   User-Friendly Tools A simple tile layout makes it easy to navigate reports. Easily add students…

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What Securities License Do I Need?

  Series 7, Series 52, Series 63, how do you know what exam you need to pass to be qualified to work in your chosen financial profession? There are more than 40 exams administered by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA), and some additional…

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How SIE Can Help Launch Your Financial Services Career

How the SIE Can Help Launch Your Financial Services Career The SIE Exam characteristics: Length: 75 questions + 10 experimental questions Candidates will need to be at least 18 years old The top-off exams characteristics: Series 7: 125 questions + 10 experimental questions Series…

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A Shift to One Exam Delivery Vendor

  Currently, there are two exam delivery vendors, Pearson VUE and Promteric. Effective January 1, 2018, a candidate will only to be able to take an exam at a Prometric exam center. The last day a candidate may take an exam at a Pearson VUE…

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