Episode 6 – CGMA vs CMA

Episode 6 - CGMA vs CMA

Not too long ago a new designation was born — Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA). As you can imagine, this got the accounting world buzzing. Now, which one should accountants go for first? The CGMA vs CMA?

Was it going to be accepted by the community? Was it worth its salt? Or was it a flawed certification, though with good intentions, failed to meet the high standards we expect from certified accountants?

In this episode, you are going to hear a bit about the history of the CGMA vs CMA, how you can earn this designation and which one you should consider.

Probably one of the most controversial designations yet, you’re going to want to hear every word of this podcast. To dive right in, click the play button at the top of the page, download this in iTunes or listen on Stitcher.

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Here’s What You’ll Learn in this Week’s Episode of CGMA vs CMA:

  • A juicy history of the CGMA vs CMA
  • Are you eligible, or does that even matter?
  • Show me that money — what’s your earning potential
  • Which designation is more desirable to employers
  • Decision time. Find out which one is best suited for you


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  • CMAExamAcademy.com — The best online, Instructor-led CMA review course

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