If you feel like studying for and taking the CPA Exam ranks up there as one of the single most stressful times for you, you are certainly right. Welcome to the life of a CPA candidate.
Here's a recap of nine scientifically-proven strategies for defeating stress with the hope of making the road to CPA a little more bearable.
#1 Have self-compassion
Look at your mistakes or failures with kindness and understanding — without harsh criticism or defensiveness.
#2 Remember the "Big Picture"
Link one particular, often small action to a greater meaning or purpose.