Strategic Business Leader webinars

Our series of live and on-demand tutor-led webinars will help prepare you for the Strategic Business Leader (SBL) exam.

Strategic Business Leader: ‘Ask Dino’ session

Join expert tutor Dr Constantine (Dino) Kiritsis and ACCA’s Professional Education Content Manager, Jennie Bruce, as they briefly discuss some of the key aspects of the Strategic Business Leader exam. They will then give you the chance to ask any questions you have – don’t miss this great opportunity to hear directly from the experts.

Date: 18 February 11.00am GMT

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

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SBL – December 2018 exam debrief

Expert tutor Sean Purcell takes you through each question of the December 2018 exam.  This debrief webinar will help you understand how to tackle different styles of SBL exam question effectively, maximising your chances of success.

SBL December 2018 exam debrief webinar

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Webinar pre-reading requirements

Before watching the webinar, it would be a good idea to familiarise yourself with the December 2018 SBL exam, ideally sitting it under exam conditions.

Strategic Business Leader (SBL) exam preparation

In this series,you'll gain practical insight into how to approach questions in the SBL exam that covers professional skills vital to your career.

SBL professional skills – Scepticism

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SBL in focus: 1 (Question 1(a) (i) from Specimen 1 – Evaluation)

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SBL in focus: 2 (Question 3(a) from Specimen 1 – Analysis)

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SBL exam technique – the ACCA recommended approach

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SBL in focus: 3 (Question 1(a) from Specimen 2 – Communication)

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Effective preparation for Strategic Business Leader

Join ACCA and two experienced tutors - Alan Lynch from LearnSignal and Dr Murali from ANSA - for an introduction to SBL and guidance on effective preparation.

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SBL 100 Revision series

The “SBL 100” webinar series covers all knowledge areas in a bite-size format and advises you on how to answer questions effectively. Led by expert tutor Dr. Constantine Kiritsis (Dino), the series covers  ‘dos’ and ‘don’ts’ when answering questions, providing expert advice on how to tackle SBL as well as an understanding what examiners expect. 

Knowledge areas 1-20

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Knowledge areas 21-50

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Knowledge areas 51-70

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Knowledge areas 71-90

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Knowledge areas 91-100 and re-cap

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Specimen 3 exam debrief

In this webinar Julie Hartley, part of ACCA's marking team, debriefs specimen 3.  This specimen was tested on students, so you can learn how to avoid common mistakes and use the right exam techniques to bring you success in Strategic Business Leader.

You may wish to attempt specimen 3 ahead of this webinar.

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Professional Skills webinars

These webinars focus on the five key professional skills students are expected to demonstrate within the Strategic Business Leader exam.

An ACCA member, talks about each professional skill in the context of the business world – why is it so important, and what impact can it have when used effectively. 

A professional tutor, then looks at it from the perspective of the Strategic Business Leader exam – how you can demonstrate an understanding of this skill and how you gain marks by doing so in the exam.

Demonstrating communication
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Demonstrating commercial acumen
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Demonstrating evaluation
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Demonstrating scepticism
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Demonstrating analysis
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Exam Technique Webinar

This webinar gives students an understanding of how to tackle the SBL exam - how to approach the requirements systematically, planning your answers and mapping requirements to the exhibits, how to plan your time effectively, and how to ensure you are applying your knowledge.

Exam Technique
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