About This Chapter
Resources for Business Courses, Certificates & Training - Chapter Summary and Objectives
Many business employers prefer or require that potential employees have specific training and/or certifications. The articles in this chapter provide resources to help you fulfill the necessary requirements for various business specialties. Within this chapter, you will be presented with resources regarding:
- Courses available online to help you learn about business
- Exams on actuarial science
- Learning accounting
|Free Online Finance Courses & Certificates||Learn about the types of finance courses and certificates that are offered online for free.|
|Free Online Accounting Courses with a Certificate||Review how to attain a certificate with a free accounting course online.|
|How to Learn Accounting||Discuss different methods to effectively learn accounting.|
|Actuarial Science Exams||Describe the various types of actuarial science exams available.|
1. Free Online Finance Courses & Certificates
Opportunities for free online education are growing. This article will give you a starting place for making sense of the available options, and compare them with some of the fee-based options.
2. Free Online Accounting Courses with a Certificate
The options for no or low-cost online courses continue to proliferate. Read on to find a few options for online courses in accounting and what, if any, costs you may run into.
3. How to Learn Accounting
There are several ways to learn accounting, depending on whether you wish to gain a basic understanding of the field or pursue it as a career. Read on to learn about some of the courses and programs available in accounting.
4. Actuarial Science Exams
Passing scores on a series of actuarial science exams are among the requirements for professional recognition from the Society of Actuaries and the Casualty Actuary Society. Find out about actuarial science exams given by these two organizations and learn how to earn credentials in this field.
5. Should I Use a Resume Writing Service?
When is the last time you dusted off your resume, and do you even have one? If you're thinking about having it professionally designed, read this article and decide if a writing service is for you.
6. Corporate Team Building Activity Ideas
Developing trust and comradery in the workplace is essential for developing a productive office team! Keep reading to find out about the importance of team building, activity ideas, and additional resources that you can use to enhance a sense of team in your workplace.
7. How to Pass the CPA Exam
Learn about different methods you can use to pass the CPA exam. Explore the resources available to help you prepare to take the exam and get familiar with the structure of the exam. You'll also find details on the upcoming changes to the exam, so that you can prepare appropriately.
8. How to Pass the CMA Exam
Learn about the requirements for passing the Certified Management Accountant (CMA) exam, strategies for studying for the test, and all of the components needed to obtain certification.
9. How to Pass Actuarial Exams
Actuaries typically begin taking actuarial exams while they are still in college, and the examination process may take up to a decade to complete. Read on to learn about these exams and the best strategies to pass them.
10. How to Earn Kanban Certification
A number of private companies and organizations offer Kanban certification programs, and candidates may choose from among several different types of credentials. Keep reading for an explanation of how these programs work and what subjects they cover.
11. Difference Between Engineering Management & Project Management
While both are management positions, engineering and project management can differ in work environment and scope, career field, required skills and education. Interested in finding out more? This article will briefly go over these two careers.
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