Second, getting your ISTQB Test Manager Certification is a no-brainer. This is among the most popular certifications from ASTQB, and for good reason - it helps you get promoted!
Finally, once you are a test manager, you'll be concerned with getting new hires up to speed, retaining your best testers, and motivating everyone to do their best. Here is how certification from ASTQB helps you do all of these. As a bonus, certification from ASTQB also helps you keep your software out of the headlines - which protects your career!
ISTQB Certification from ASTQB (ISTQB in the U.S.) is in demand among U.S. companies. If you have a few minutes, see the broad variety of companies on the ASTQB website that are requesting ISTQB Certification in their job postings.