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4am Study Sessions at Starbucks: How Tiffany Passed Her CPA
Episode 1358th February 2024 • CPA Exam Experience from SuperfastCPA • SuperfastCPA
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In this SuperfastCPA podcast interview, you'll hear Tiffany's story about going to Starbucks every morning at 4am to study, and how that enabled her to pass her CPA exams even though she was incredibly busy.


Episode Timestamps

  • 0:00 Intro
  • 01:31 Tiffany's Biggest Struggles with the Study Process Before SuperfastCPA
  • 02:26 Found SuperfastCPA After Feeling Like Something Was Missing
  • 04:00 Studying Throughout the Day Using SuperfastCPA
  • 04:28 Wanting to Get Her CPA After 20 Years
  • 05:09 Studying for the CPA Exams
  • 05:54 Things That Made Sense From the Free Training Webinar
  • 07:29 Studying Before and After SuperfastCPA
  • 10:08 Her Feelings Before Taking Her First Exam
  • 12:24 Tiffany's Validation That She Can Pass
  • 14:15 Got Sick But Didn't Have Trouble Jumping Back in the Study Process
  • 16:35 SuperfastCPA Provided Motivation
  • 17:44 Tiffany's Study Process for Learning Difficult Topics
  • 18:54 Tiffany's Process of Making Flashcards
  • 20:12 Time Management
  • 22:13 Building Her Study Routine
  • 22:51 Constant MCQs and Sims Practice For the Last Two Weeks
  • 24:24 Using Surgent As Her Main Review Course
  • 26:14 Why Tiffany Chose Surgent
  • 28:23 Tiffany's Test Day Experience
  • 29:16 Constant MCQ Practice Makes it Easier on Test Day
  • 29:58 How Tiffany Tailored Her Study Process with SuperfastCPA
  • 31:52 Utilizing the Different Study Tools for Mini Sessions
  • 33:01 Getting Used to Waking Up in the Morning
  • 34:51 Making Something a Habit or Routine Makes It Easier
  • 36:52 Get Everyone in Your Life Involved, Set Expectations
  • 38:07 Celeberation After Passing
  • 39:37 Cutting Out The Fluff
  • 40:40 Questions First Took A While to Get Used to
  • 41:49 Trusting the Pro Course
  • 44:21 Tiffany's Top Tips for People Still Struggling

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