Behind the scenes: Statistical Business Analysis certification exam

Ever wonder how the SAS Global Certification team comes up with a new exam?  Well I’m about to take you behind the scenes of our latest certification – SAS Certified Statistical Business Analyst Using SAS 9: Regression and Modeling Credential. With the prevalent use of SAS statistical software for data […]

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Working mom’s advice on getting SAS certified

Martha Britton is a mother of three children, a wife, full-time employee and now a SAS certified professional. But getting that last title wasn’t easy. It all started earlier this year when Britton took the SAS Base Certification Programmer exam and failed (missing the cut by just one point). “I […]

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Top 10 reasons to get SAS certified

Since 1999, the SAS Global Certification program has helped thousands of SAS professionals achieve their career goals. In today’s busy world, it’s hard to add something else to our already full plates, but personal development can payoff. Here’s a list of 10 reasons to become SAS certified: Improve your skills […]

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How to land a job as a SAS professional

Would you like to know the secret of how I landed my job at SAS? Since I’m asked this question so frequently, I thought it might be useful to share my tips. 1.       Know yourself Are you a people person? Or are you an analytical person who enjoys the rush […]

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Take a free e-Course at SAS Global Forum

Hello! I hope you had a chance to read about e-Learning in last week’s blog. For those of you who want to see and try e-Learning, please come visit me at the e-Learning booth at SAS Global Forum in Orlando.   In the weeks to come I will tell you more […]

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Get SAS certified at SAS Global Forum 2012

SAS Global Forum 2012 is fast approaching and attendees want to make sure they make the most of their time away from their job. In addition to the opportunity to network with thousands of SAS professionals, attend hands-on workshops and demonstrations and choose from more than 300 paper presentations, attendees […]

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7 questions with SAS e-Learning Manager, Nancy Goodyear

Editors note: Nancy Goodyear, a 27 year veteran of SAS, manages our self-paced e-Learning product development. We are thrilled that Nancy has agreed to share her knowledge and unique experience as a blogger on The SAS Training Post. Today we'll introduce Nancy and the e-Learning program with these seven questions. […]

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SAS Certification hits the big 4-0

The SAS Global Certification program concluded 2011 with a bang by awarding the 40,000th SAS credential.  Program growth has continued to accelerate ever since the 1999 launch, with a dramatic 53% growth in the total number of SAS certifications awarded in the last two years alone.  With SAS credential holders in […]

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SAS certification's 2011 U.S. tour

SAS certification exams at regional user group meetings It's almost fall (at least for those of us in the northern hemisphere), and that means it's time for regional user group meetings. And while these meetings are all about mingling with SAS users from your area, it is also happens to […]

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The team behind the SAS Clinical Trials Programmer Using SAS 9 certification

At the end of June, SAS launched a new credential: the SAS Certified Clinical Trials Programmer Using SAS 9. This was the culmination of months of work by lots of people.  In our press release, we identified that we worked with "a broad cross-section of practitioners and hiring managers from […]

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