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From Brian’s Desk: Is a Personal Counselor or Mentor necessary to pass the exam?

A Personal Counselor or Mentor is something that some exam prep providers include as a benefit of choosing their materials. While I agree that it is important that a review provider answer your questions as part of their support, there is no practical reason that you need to have a personal counselor as part of…
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Blog: Certification Value Part 3 – Individuals

In my last two blogs, I have written about how review course providers and the certification-issuing organizations add value to their certifications. In this blog, I will look at what you should do in order to maximize the value that you get from having the certificate. Conduct yourself in a professional manner at all times…
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Blog: Certification Value Part 2 – The Organization

In my last blog, I wrote about the value that review course providers provide for a certification. In this blog, I will look at the value that is brought to a certification by the organization that administers the exam and awards the certification. Obviously, the organization that offers the certification provides value to it. But,…
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Blog: Certification Value

Professional Certification – Requirement or Preference? A professional certification gets value from one of two sources: either it is required by law or regulation, or the business community prefers its employees have the certification, even if it is not required by law. An example of the first type is the CPA certification in the United…
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Roles and responsibilities of an internal audit team

Certified Internal Auditor Are you curious about becoming a Certified Internal Auditor (CIA)? This article will explain the roles and responsibilities of this position, detail how you can earn your certification, and how you can use this designation in your career. As a CIA, your role is to independently and objectively evaluate the operations within…
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CMA Exam – Second Attempt Materials

The CMA Exam results came out last week and while there were many candidates who were successful, there were also some candidates who did not pass their exams. If you are one of these candidates, I encourage you to continue your studies and  take a realistic look at how much you think you need to…
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