Investing In Credentials

By March 20, 2019 at 1:30pm


Most companies help employees cover costs to obtain professional certifications:

63% Full support
31% Partial support
7% No support at all

A majority also pitch in toward fees to maintain credentials once earned:

65% Full support
30% Partial support
6% No support at all

Businesses benefit, too:

41% Increases productivity
30% Boosts retention efforts
11% Brings in additional revenue
11% Contributes to succession planning
7% Enhances information sharing
1% Other

Responses do not total 100 percent due to rounding.

Source: Robert Half survey of more than 1,100 CFOs at companies in the United States with 20 or more employees

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