If I can pass rigorous tests without the help of instructor led training because I learn so well from books, maybe I can pass the CPA exams. Plenty of study guides are out there, and accounting isn’t exactly a secret. Is having CPA on my letterhead worth it?
Management is not just being the senior employee of the department. Management is a separate skill that involves getting the best out of people. Sometimes, the senior employee is not the right choice. Here are the skills a manager needs, and those a manager doesn’t need.