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Finance Management

Managing Areas of Finance For most people, finance represents two discrete concepts: their cash, assets and liabilities, and some vague, slightly awe-inspiring discipline that's far too convoluted to know everything about. As it turns out, they're absolutely right. As the saying goes, money makes the world go 'round. But it doesn't operate as an uncontrolled […]

8 September 20227 minutes to read

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Explaining Financial Instruments

What are Financial Instruments? We all understand that an instrument is something - a tool, mechanism or means, that allows us to do something. A musical instrument lets us make beautiful noise, surgical instruments allow doctors to perform operations and diagnostic instruments are the means used by engineers to detect signs of catastrophic failure before […]

7 September 20227 minutes to read

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What Is Finance?

All About Finance Whether you're a wage earner with bills to pay or still in school - with all those joyous perks of adulthood yet ahead of you, you know at least a little bit about finance. It revolves around three foundational elements; money, assets and currency. Finance looks at all the ways people, corporations […]

6 September 20227 minutes to read

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What Is Financial Theory?

Explaining Financial Theory Most of us relate finance to anything that has to do with money. We might finance a car, for instance, by taking out a loan and paying for our new ride over time. That definition of finance is thus correct but it presents only a tiny fraction of the whole picture. The […]

6 September 20226 minutes to read

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An in-depth guide to Pendidikan Seni Visual Tingkatan 3

How To Master The Learning Objectives Of Form 3 Visual Art Studies Subject? Does it ever drive you crazy, just how difficult it is to pick one photo that you're truly satisfied with for your next IG posting?  Somehow, the angle doesn't feel right and there's nothing that stands out?  You know what?  You don't […]

15 July 20227 minutes to read

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An in-depth guide to Pendidikan Seni Visual For Lower Secondary Education In Malaysia

What Will You Learn For Pendidikan Seni Visual Throughout Your Form 1 to Form 3 Studies? Art is a way of recognizing oneself.-Louise Bourgeois Some of you are now embarking on this journey of recognizing yourself as a lower secondary school student in Malaysia during your art lessons. That's why in this article, we will […]

15 July 20227 minutes to read

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What is the Marking Scheme for STPM Pendidikan Seni Visual 2022

How To Gain The Maximum Score For Your STPM Seni Visual Exams? Picture this.  You're suddenly sent to sit for an art exam. There are no guidelines given to you beforehand. It's every student's worse nightmare.  We bet it's even scarier when you will be tested on different components of arts and be graded differently. […]

15 July 20227 minutes to read

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Decoding STPM Pendidikan Seni Visual 2022

Discover The Significance Of Mastering STPM  Seni Visual So, you're starting your first semester as a Form 6 student! Congratulations! You're looking forward to taking Visual Arts as a subject but you're unsure if it's a totally different ball game from what you have experienced for your SPM. Please sit back and relax because we […]

15 July 20227 minutes to read

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An in-depth guide to Sijil Vokasional Malaysia (SVM)

What's The Pathway For Vocational Studies At Secondary Schools In Malaysia? Are you always looking for something to disassemble during your spare time? Prefer tools over books anytime of the day? Your family and friends' go-to person when something needs fixing?  If you have just said yes to these three questions, it's a huge sign […]

15 June 20227 minutes to read

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An in-depth guide to Pentaksiran Bilik Darjah (PBD) for lower secondary education in Malaysia

What You Should Know About The PBD For Form 3? With the pandemic happening over the two years, it seemed like we Malaysians have grown accustomed to random press conferences and announcements from the Prime Minister's office. Do you remember the first announcement of the Movement Control Order (MCO) in 2020? What about the shocking […]

15 June 20227 minutes to read

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An in-depth guide to Ujian Pencapaian Bahasa Asing (UPBA)

What Is The Ujian Pencapaian Bahasa Asing And Who Should Take This? Do you know that bilingual education has been a top priority of the Malaysian Ministry of Education in recent years? Lucky for us Malaysians, the majority of us can speak and write two to three languages fluently due to our mother tongue and […]

15 June 20227 minutes to read

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An in-depth guide to Unified Examination Certificate (UEC)

What Is The Education Pathway For Students Who Sit For UEC? Do you know that the UEC is the only school-based exam qualification in Malaysia that uses simplified Mandarin Chinese as its medium of instruction? The Unified Examination Certificate (UEC) known as 统考 is a pre-university exam that is exclusively taken by students who are […]

15 June 20227 minutes to read

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Swimming classes & pools in Ipoh

Where Can You Take Group/Private Swimming Lessons In Ipoh? Swimming has its educational value - mental, moral, and physical - in giving you a sense of mastery over an element, and of power of saving a life, and in the development of wind and limb. Robert Baden-Powell While most people think that it is a […]

23 August 20227 minutes to read

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Swimming classes & pools in Penang

Where Can You Learn Swimming As A Beginner In Penang? Do you know that Malaysia has approximately 878 islands? This means two things. Lots of beaches and water-related activities.  It's no surprise that famous beaches in Malaysia like Port Dickson, Batu Feringghi and Juara Beach on Tioman Island get crowded during school holidays. Let's also […]

23 August 20227 minutes to read

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Swimming classes & pools in Kuala Lumpur

Where Can You Learn To Swim In Kuala Lumpur? What comes to your mind when you are browsing hotels for your next holiday? The size of the rooms? Buffet breakfast? Well maintained facilities?  Whether you are travelling alone or with your family, you are bound to check on this. Swimming pools.   It is one of […]

23 August 20227 minutes to read

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Swimming classes & pools in Selangor

Where Can You Find A Swimming Academy In Selangor? Do you remember the epic 100m butterfly swimming race in the 2016 Olympics at Rio de Janerio? It was a historic moment for two main reasons.  Firstly, there were three silver medalists in the race. All three of them (including the all-time favourite, US swimmer, Michael […]

23 August 20227 minutes to read

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Comprehensive guide to IELTS in Malaysia

The Experience Of Taking IELTS in Malaysia So, you've just completed your pre-university studies. Congratulations! What's your next step? From deciding which programme to study for your undergraduate studies to deciding to study locally or overseas, we get that you'll be facing a series of decision-making in the coming months. As you're carefully browsing the […]

23 August 20227 minutes to read

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Tips for IELTS general training

What To Expect For The IELTS General Training Test? I think it's fair to say that most Malaysians are learning English as a second language. That's why formal English education starts as early as the pre-school level, where kids begin to dive deep into the world of ABCs. As we go through our primary, secondary […]

23 August 20227 minutes to read

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Understanding the marking scheme of IELTS

How is IELTS Marked And How Are The Band Scores Calculated? It's almost 2 years now. Do you miss the airports? With international borders slowly opening worldwide, it's no wonder why many people are heading to the immigration department to apply for a passport/renew their expired passports. Do you know that having an IELTS certificate […]

23 August 20227 minutes to read

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Tips for IELTS academic

How To Achieve A High Band For Your IELTS Academic Test? Once you've completed your secondary education, you've probably imagined about life as a university student. What kind of adventure will you experience if you get the chance to study overseas one day? We're pretty sure the following scenes will begin to unfold in your […]

23 August 20227 minutes to read

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Do you need to study piano at an early age to become a pianist in Malaysia?

Is Age An Important Element When It Comes To Mastering Piano Learning? Picture this scenario. Two person of different age range sharing the same birthday and preparing to blow their birthday candles. A five year old kid vs a fifty year old person having the same birthday wish. To be good at playing the piano […]

13 June 20227 minutes to read

What jobs can you find after studying piano in Malaysia?

What Are The Career Options To Consider If You Study Piano? Have you ever been to a piano recital/concert? You see someone walking towards the piano and for the next 30 minutes or so, all eyes are on him or her. The audience starts listening attentively and began to immerse themselves as the pieces reach […]

13 June 20227 minutes to read

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How to study piano at a high level in Malaysia

What Are The Steps To Pursue Higher Learning Studies For Piano Locally? As cliché as it sounds, the only way to reach the top is to start from somewhere. It's important to know where your end goal is and how to reach there step by step successfully. As you're reading this, you could be a […]

13 June 20227 minutes to read

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How much can you make as a professional pianist in Malaysia?

What Are The Factors That Influence The Pay Of A Malaysian Pianist? Do you know that piano competitions can be as competitive as the Olympics? In fact, some prestigious international piano competitions are only held once every 5 years and have many rounds leading to the final competition. Like a sports athlete, each pianist that […]

13 June 20227 minutes to read

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Where to Find the Best A-Level Accounting Reference Papers 2022

What Are Some Learning Resources For Your A-Level Accounting Paper? You've been staring at the wall for close to 20 minutes now. The moment you realised this, the marked date on the calendar suddenly gave you the chills. Only two weeks left to your A-Level Accounting paper. Gasp! Before you know it, you start gathering […]

27 May 20227 minutes to read

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What is the Format of A-Level 2022 Accounting

What Components Will You Be Tested For Your A-Level Accounting Papers? We're pretty sure everyone has experienced this before. The helpless feeling when you fail to assemble something or use something because you have ignored the manual that comes with it. Like certain products, examinations also come with their manual, structure and set of rules. […]

27 May 20227 minutes to read

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What is the Marking Scheme for A-Level Accounting 2022

How To Provide Better Answers For Your A-Level Accounting Papers? “The only place where success comes before work is in the dictionary.” ― Vidal Sassoon, hairstylist and philanthropist This applies to every occupation. Yes, including you! That being said, you have to do your part as a student before you can achieve the best results […]

27 May 20227 minutes to read

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Tips to Score Accounting Paper A-Level 2022

How To Get Good Grades For Your A-Level Accounting Papers? Do you know that there are a total of 29 Accounting topics under the branch of financial accounting and cost and management accounting in the 2022 A-Level Accounting syllabus? This explains why the Cambridge A-Level Accounting qualification is widely recognized by higher learning institutions worldwide […]

27 May 20227 minutes to read

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Private Tuition: Is it Worth the Money?

Hiring Personal Tutors: Why Pay So Much For Home Tuition? One of the most frequently asked questions when it comes to private tutoring is that of costs. Why is it so expensive? Is it really worth it? These are the questions that people mull over for ages when they are considering private tuition – either […]

23 January 202212 minutes to read

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Best Revision Websites and Resources

Student-Approved Resources and Websites for Exam Review An exam is not only a test of your academic knowledge, it is a test of your calmness, stability and courage. As a student, you didn't choose the exam life. The exam life chose you! Most of the time, you can't pick to only sit for your favourite […]

21 January 202213 minutes to read

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How Much Should you Charge as a Private Tutor?

How to Set your Rates for Malaysia Private Tutoring Jobs? Ask any parents with schooling children (primary to secondary) in Malaysia this question. "Have you ever thought of sending your children to private tuition?" We can guarantee that most of them will answer "YES" to your question. Recent years have seen a spike in the […]

18 January 202212 minutes to read

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How to Set Your Private Tutoring Rates

A Step-by-Step Guide for Becoming a Tutor and Setting Prices So you want to become a private tutor? The private tuition sector, which boasts a flexible schedule, control over your rates, and the rewarding opportunity to work with people to achieve their goals, is growing in popularity for students and many passionate individuals alike. So […]

18 January 202212 minutes to read

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Python in Kuala lumpur

Learn Python in Kuala Lumpur With the introduction of startups, new jobs in the tech sector and more and more industries requiring computer programming profiles as part of their employee base, it is no wonder that thousands of people across Malaysia and the world are looking to become as proficient as possible in programming languages, […]

20 January 20227 minutes to read

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Online Maths Tutor Jobs

How to teach Maths online effectively? Online classes are now the new normal that everyone is embracing worldwide. Anyone can learn and teach, anywhere and anytime according to their plans. In Malaysia, there is also an increase in demand for private tutoring especially online tutors when most students have no choice but to stay indoors […]

26 September 20217 minutes to read

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Become a Physics tutor

How to be a good Physics teacher? If you are fascinated by studies of time, space, velocity, electricity, there is a high chance that Physics is your favourite Science subject in school. You could have probably joined several science competitions, science and mathematics society, have fierce debates with your teachers and friends about Newton's Law […]

26 September 20217 minutes to read

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Become a Science tutor

An overview of tutoring Science subjects What do Global Positioning Systems (GPS), Gene Technology, Artificial Intelligence (A.I.) and Hybrid Cars have in common? They are all linked to the Industrial Revolution 4.0. The force behind this revolution? The emphasis and constant improvement of the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) education in one's country. The […]

26 September 20217 minutes to read