Stories by Tim Mendham

You should be certified

You can see it all around you - certified tradesmen, certified accountants, certified this and certified that. You need something to prove your bona fides if you're going to compete in an increasingly tough market.
But why certification? Won't training do? What about university degrees? And doesn't good old experience count for anything these days? The answer is yes ... to all of these questions. With some caveats.