If you want to take the next step in your career, these accounting and finance certifications might be just what you need.
When it's time for college students to decide their majors, many go with finance or economics in hopes that it will lead to high-paying and relatively stable employment.
Work-life balance, a sense of achievement and the chance to change the world – these are all good things for a young person to look for in a career. But you know what’s also nice? Money! Financial services is famous for providing some of the highest paid positions for new graduate applicants. So which jobs pay the most when you're starting out?
Every good resume does the same job: showing the hiring manager that you can solve their problems and help their employer succeed in its goals. In the financial industry, this means quantifying your accomplishments to prove that you can make and/or save your company money.
Realistically, it’s very likely that lots of CFO jobs, regardless of company size, are going to become available in the fairly immediate future. What can you be doing now to make sure you’re ready for the job? Maybe more importantly, what are you doing to make sure you get the call?