Certifications: The means to achieving bigger professional goals
It is not uncommon to see people gaining additional certifications and qualifications in order to give a boost to their careers. This is a competitive world and people are excelling by all means possible to them. Certifications in diverse sectors have proven to be pretty valuable in making people get what they want. It is like taking them a step closer to their larger goals. This could be said for technical certifications in several programming languages, certain online certifications in popular software like animation, tally, power point and many others. This could be the more professional and exhaustive CA, CPT certifications. Other certifications in architecture and related sciences are also not uncommon. The time frame, costs, etc differ according to different certifications. One must therefore choose the certifications wisely giving due importance to the anticipated career boost, costs involved, the level of preparation required and the skills sets that one is comfortable in.
Benefits of certification: The obvious but overlooked
Certificates make you a credential holder, someone with an additional value set. This inadvertently adds value to the organization by virtue of their being able to harness your skills to the best of their advantage and a much needed career voyage. It increases job prospects, recognizes growth and ensures professional development and sets you apart from the rest. This increases your chances of getting elevated to leadership positions.
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