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The Path to CFO: Is the CMA Credential Just as Important as the CPA?

Monday, September 20, 2010

Many of you soldiering in public accounting have aspirations of one day achieving the pinnacle of many a numbers junkie's career - Chief Financial Officer. You may think that becoming a CFO will mean hobnobbing with other C-suiters, first-class flights and access to exclusive swing joints but in all likelihood, it will consist of long hours, political maneuvering and maybe burning a few bridges.

While there are many paths to ascending to such a heralded position, one has to wonder if the skill set obtained in public accounting will really prepare you for all the demands and headaches that will inevitably come with a CFO position... Read More

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