I already am a CFP, now thinking about getting the RICP. Who has it? What's the study time required?

like
Posting as :
works at
You are currently posting as works at

I have an RICP. When I took it with the American College, it was three self study classes. Each class had one 4 hour review. Then take the test. So, if its still set up that way, make sure you are available for the review. Probably 10-20 hrs prep before - on your own schedule. It wasn't too bad.

like

I've been doing this for nearly 12 years.....WTF is RICP? just make more calls

Related Posts

I am a newly graduated fresher mechanical engineer working in an electro mechanical company at Dubai, My current salary is 2500 AED, I would like to know about your comments and suggestions regarding my career which could help me through my future ventures.

like

Which books would you recommend to a product counel for tech startup about strategy, management, and leadership?

like

Looking to exit local (international) fintech company for something with a better org structure and trajectory.
Background: I have worked in the saas implementation and consulting space for the better part of a decade. I moved from hcm software to fintech client mgmt (think credit decisioning.) I like the industry just not my org. We are small and as a result I wear a lot of hats, but end up putting out the same kinds of fires again and again.
Any recommendations or references in the DFW mkt?

like

Hey all. coming into the new year, I’m making a career pivot as a Business Development Rep with Beck Tech. I’ve been in sales for about 7 years, with my most recent role being a Territory Manager for a small business. If anyone has been in this role before, any advice would be appreciated going into a new industry 🙏🏽

like

I want to lock down an AE role after working in Direct D2D sales. Is it easier or harder for me to get into a startup? I would imagine they don’t want to train anyone, right? They want someone out of the box?

like

What are some of the roles fitting for a developer if someone doesn't want to be a developer anymore. Any tech jobs which pay 150k+ but not a developer role. Want to step out of programming as one is not good at it.

like

Has anyone made the transition from non-profit and small firm practice to federal government, big law, in-house? I’m a special education parent attorney at a small firm and I’ve spent my legal career in the education and juvenile areas of the law working for 2 non-profits before ending up at the firm. However, I’m just exhausted, unmotivated, and and looking for a change. At this point (6.5 yrs of practice), is that type of transition even possible or am I stuck due to the practice area?

like

Is it worth it to leave a current FTE perm role to work for Google as an freelancing executive producer, 6+ contract with possible extensions pending budget, performance etc? Debating the massive brand name and experience but leaving job security etc. for it

like

I was wondering if anyone did the CIPP/US cert and had any recommendations for studying. I planned on just buying the book, reviewing the terms, making an outline/flash cards. Overkill? Not enough? Also, how many hours did you study?

like
like

Transitioning to Indy channel, and would like to see if anyone is looking to exit the business in the next 2-3 years. I am looking to purchase a practice. I am a CFP, AAMS and working on ChFC currently. We run a comprehensive financial planning business.

like

CBV vs CFF Vs CFE as additional professional designations to CPA pros and cons?

How is growth as a data scientist in ZS DATA SCIENCE ASSOCIATE CONSULTANT in terms of learning and project exposure please help

like

What are the best consulting firms to work at if I want to exit to Big tech in few years (after reaching manager)?

I’ve been a fed for 13 years within DoD and am in my early 40’s. Not sure when a promotion is on the horizon for me as I’m a top performer.

What are thoughts of leaving the fed for a company like Deloitte?

likehelpfulsmart

How do I get a job as a Mechanical Engineer if I dont have experience?

I couldn’t get an internship while in school. I have a BS in ME and projects from school under my belt. I’ve also passed the FE exam. I’ve been mostly just doing CAD for a company for the last year by creating minimally dimensioned drawings and moving parts around in assemblies. I want to evolve in my career and be doing more. I worked so hard to earn my degree and I feel like I’m not even using it. But who will hire me?

like

Is making a lateral move for a consultant role from a B4 to at a startup worth for about 25% increase in TC? I see a lot of people here switching for large increases and curious if I’m making the wrong decision. Have an opportunity to be more technical if i stay at B4 or will be into PM/Strategy work at a startup which is less enjoyable.

like

Hi I have been trying to break into Product Management for the last few years. I have a Masters degree in science and hence most companies don't even consider candidates like me to be fit enough for a PM role. I'm currently learning more about PM from Udemy. What else can I do to land a job as Product Manager?

like

I want to do FP&A. I’m a senior II and recruiters have told me it’s tough to get into with only Big4 experience. Is this true? Do you suggest doing more of a senior acct role then internal transfer?

Hey guys! I am currently in the process of studying and applying to take all 3 exams of the NCIDQ. I was wondering if anyone had tips or advice on how/what to study or even for the actual exams themselves. I greatly appreciate any advice people could give me who have taken the different exams. Thank you in advance!

like

More Posts

I know this guy who has gotten some great success with putting out a newspaper ad twice every year. Anyone else done something similar?

like

How much does a senior consultant get in ey gds ? A range would help.

Hi all. What are some of your favorite US based CRM shops? Thanks in advance.

like

Hi Fishes , I have an offer with IBM for 13 and another offer with small company for 15 Lpa. Can I renegotiate with IBM by showing other offer ? Does IBM revise salary ? Any past experience ? Will they revoke existing offer ? I am wondering if they can revise to 15 , interested in joining IBM.

like

I was offered an administrative position after I was officially offered the position, I asked if it was possible to negotiate the compensation. I was told that I’ve agreed to the compensation when I applied. My response was that if my 12 years of experience was considered. I was told the compensation team was gonna be contacted and rapidly ended the call. I followed up with an email, Is being 2 days with no response. Should I move on?

helpful

Is Mckinsey hiring Junior Associates in the ME region? If yes, which offices? Any referrals will be great!

like

Partner (on my first day on the project): which work stream are you on? Which client team?
Me: I’m on Marcy’s team.
Partner: Marcy is a f$&king idiot!
Me: 😳 uh...thank you for that information.
Partner: you’ll be fine

funnylikehelpful

Hi folks,

I am joining thoughtworks Hyderabad location on June 15 . Can anyone tell me about the work timings.

like

Bull run incoming and this crypto bowl is silent

like

I would be grateful if anyone can refer me for ta particular job opening which is currently active in your organization, UBS India.

Please DM.

Thanks in advance!

What is proper airplane seat reclining etiquette? In my mind, it's made to recline for a reason, but I see a lot of people complain about it online. I'm flying to Europe from NYC in a couple of weeks and I'm nervous about how uncomfortable I'll be if I don't recline.

like

How do the trainings and employees development look like in big 4?

like

Has anyone on here made the move from BIG 4/MBB into Contracting.

If so,
What level did you leave BIG4/MBB?
What is your day rate?
What are the pros and cons?

like

Hi gym buddies
I recently started working out. Last two years of working on bed has bent my back and shoulders a bit forward.
Any recommendations on how to fix this

like

Lets have a poll. Let's see what our colleagues are going through now 😅

Post Photo
helpfulfunnysmartlike

Senior associate in EY tech consulting gets paid $____

like

I have a partner on my project who is full of feedback and suggestions but has never once said thank you to the team for their hard work or acknowledged our strengths. He comes off as very lecturey but the project is going according to plan and the client is happy. I think a little positive feedback would go a long way. Would it be rude of me as PM to ask the partner to strike a more positive, encouraging tone in meetings?

like

Any tips for extended solo travel? How do you decide where (specifically) to go, to stay, how long to stay in one place, etc?

like

Which laptop do Analyst-Data Science people get who are product development teams? Mac or Windows?

like

Hi All,

Which one should be the best bet:

HCL- 21+4 - 25
Accenture- 17+4.6- 21.6 + WFH
Oceaneering- 22 + WFH

Skill: Network Engineer/Architect
YoE - 7 yrs

Thanks

like

Additional Posts in Financial Advisors

We are switching BDs next month. For anyone who has done this in the past, how did you prioritize who you called first? Top down AUM? Did you factor in expected revenue over next 30 days? Did you schedule calls/meetings ahead of time? Likely will become registered on Friday - did you make calls over weekend? Any helpful thoughts or tips are appreciated!

like

Happy Thanksgiving! We have a lot to be thankful for in this profession.

like

Does it bother anyone else when people respond with "k" in the business world.? Also, do you think it has the same meaning as when texting?

like

I know this guy who has gotten some great success with putting out a newspaper ad twice every year. Anyone else done something similar?

like

Merry Christmas all. Looking for good books for 2018. Possibly related towards sales. Heard about questions that sell etc. any recommendations?? Trying to learn all I can as a new RIA

like

At the end of your presentation to a new prospect, what's your most effective call to action?

like

Looking to open a Roth IRA. Who would be the best provider to go with? TD Ameritrade or Vanguard?

like

I am a CFP(tm) and a 20 year veteran looking to educate and acquire businesses from owners in GA (or the southeast) who want to sell or are looking to get educated on the succession planning process.

like

I’m at the beach near a Marine Corps landing field watching $100MM fighter jets run routes. So cool!

like

Does anybody have any experience or recommend an auto-dialer to make my cold calls? No I'm not lazy, work smart not hard!

like

If you could solve one pain-point in your working life, what would it be?

like

Anyone else notice that growth funds have been outperforming value funds? Seems weird to see that during all this volatility. Thoughts?

like

Silly question - is it weird to bring a cup of coffee to an interview? Is there expectation to not bring any beverages other than a bottle of water? I personally think coffee is fine

like

I think training will never exist, I guess I’ll just learn things through trial and error? That thought doesn’t sit well with me.

like

What is your favorite kind of k-cup?

like

Is it appropriate to do networking calls and reach out to people? Should I wait a few weeks?

like

Audiobook recommendations? Currently listening to The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck and I'm enjoying it, but I'd also be open to listening to novels aside from self help books.

likefunny

What is the most overhyped technology in the world of business today?

like

I am looking to drop my series 7 and join an RIA. I’ve finally accepted that the BD environment is a terrible fit for me. I would like to join an RIA team because I’m just over 5 years in and I would like to have some mentors to continue learning from, but if I can’t find the right fit then my plan is to launch my own. Where to start looking for an established RIA? I have not completed my CFP yet.

like

Anyone else guilty of putting on your regular work outfit when you sit down to work from home? No? Am I the only weird one?

like