Because it helps you speak the same language as your peers in other important GRC-related departments.
Understand what other GRC departments "do"
Anticipate the needs of your peers
Speak the same language
GRC Certifications increase compensation
Because salary research shows that jobs that reference "GRC" report 34% increased compensation over the same jobs that do not.
A recent study done by the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) showed certified internal auditors salaries are up to 40 percent higher than auditors without certification
A recent report from the HR Certification Institute says that "Of the four types of credentials that an HR professional might hold—an undergraduate degree, a graduate degree, a certificate, or a professional certification—the professional certification was felt to be by far the most beneficial …”