Demonstrate the ability to develop a relationship with a woodland. A healthy woodland is diverse and provides building materials, food, fuel and something that builds your soul. Conventional forestry takes what makes the most cash and transforms the soil into lifeless dirt and the forest into a monoculture.
Otis has met too many people that can’t put up even a single cord of firewood. For many Otises, this is the very first metric they consider - can a person put up a cord of firewood in a day? Experience with a sawmill or cleaving shakes is a bonus. What more can you do?
I think that woodland care is often about prepping materials. To be a sort of permaculture "home depot" for other projects.