Employers often search for accountants with specific certifications and pay more to accountants who hold them.CPA is a high end accounting professional course. The full abbreviation is Certified Public Accountant. The CPA designation is granted by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
If you are interested in a financialadvisory and portfolio management career, and looking for a cost effective certification that will give you global recognition and an intense understanding of finance, then considering CFA program or course is the best ever option. CFA stands for Chartered Financial Analyst.
The short form of Certified Internal Auditor is “CIA.” Internal Auditors those who are financial professionals conduct internal audits, test internal financial control and develop financial procedures for business. The Certified Internal Auditor title is awarded by the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) and is the only such achievement that is accepted globally.
In 2009 a shocking news was Ranjan Das, CEO & MD of SAP India died suddenly after coming back from his gym routine.
Ranjan was a health freak. He ate right, jogged and worked out daily. He had no bad habits like drinking or smoking. He was very ambitious, and always believed that four hours of sleep were enough for him to be fit and fresh. He was a bundle of energy. He even ran the Chennai marathon a couple of months ago. His demise is such a shock to all who knew him,” said a source who knew him closely. (Times of India October 22nd, 2009).
A mere 31% of business leaders discuss about career development with their employees. This is the findings in Australia. The scenario will be even worse in UAE and the Gulf, though no official statistics are available.
The CMAs (Cost Accountants/Certified Management Accountants) play a major role in any organization. The course content for CMA qualification along with practical experience ideally equips a CMA to successfully play the role of a Chief Financial Officer (CFO) in an Organization.