SHRM Certification: You Can Get More Than 60

HR Bartender

Well, I’m referring to the number of recertification credits required to maintain credentials with the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM). To me, recertification is the most important part of the SHRM certification process because it reinforces a commitment to continuous learning about human resources competencies. It also includes programs held at local SHRM chapter meetings and reading HR books that have been pre-approved for credit.

10 Best QA Certifications for Software Testing Professionals

Career Metis

If you’re a software tester, you may wonder what a software testing certification is. Testing certification is a complex task. You need to choose the best option related to the QA testing certification. Aren’t you sure that the certification is worth it?

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The #1 Reason People Fail the HR Certification Exams

UpstartHR

And the truth is, that doesn’t happen by reading a book. So I’m going to teach you the principle that I’ve used to create the PHR/SPHR audio course , the PHR study course , and the SPHR study course , helping hundreds of testers to prepare for their certification exams over the years. I learned this the hard way when I got out into the “real world” of HR from college, and that translates here as well.

How to Decide Which HR Certification Exam to Take – Ask #HR Bartender

HR Bartender

First, should I seek professional certification. I was going to take the SHRM-CP HR certification. I reached out to Michelle Sparacino, vice president of certification services and operations at the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM ). Michelle, first things first, why should a person consider HR certification? Where can readers find the SHRM certification exam requirements? Why is education a requirement to take the SHRM HR certification exam?

How to Leverage Data to Better Your Employees' Health Benefits Selection

Speaker: Darrell Moon, CEO, Orriant

We need to shift away from the focus on purchasing healthcare and instead, focus on how we can create health for our employees. By incorporating dashboards in our benefits selection process, we can watch for trends in benefits and leverage that data to lower costs, retain employees, and attract new talent. Join Darrell Moon, CEO of Orriant, to learn if your benefits selection is meeting your employees' needs.

5 Things to HR Professionals Should Know About #HR Certification

Workology

This blog is part of a special series providing insights into HR certification. Look for a follow up article discussing HR certification options for our profession. . There isn’t much debate anymore about the value of HR certification, but there is some confusion about which certification organization to choose. What is the Benefit of Human Resources Certification? Whichever certification you pursue, you’ll stretch yourself and expand your skills and knowledge.

6 Steps to HR Certification that WORK!

HR Topics

Everest then to pass the HR Certification exams? Well, you’re not alone. HRCI or SHRM both offer certifications that are equally respected in the marketplace. and books and study guides on Amazon. The post 6 Steps to HR Certification that WORK!

30 Employee Work Anniversary Ideas, Messages, Emails and Certifications

Semos Cloud

30 Employee Work Anniversary Ideas, Messages, Emails and Certifications . Find out how to honor your employees’ years of service with gifts, emails and certificates. Download these editable certificates to congratulate your employees’ their work anniversaries right here.

4 HR Certifications You Can Get for Under $400

Capterra

The Bureau of Labor Statistics recommends getting an HR certification in addition to a college degree to improve your odds of employment. Maybe some people can get their companies to pay for these certifications. Check out these major HR certifications, and find out how to do them on the cheap. The HR Certification Institute offers their own packages for PHR prep materials , though some can get pricey. (I What HR certifications are you going for?

10 People On What “Eating Well” Means to Them

Thrive Global

This is one of the topics we discuss in our new book, Your Time to Thrive , where we provide actionable tips and science-backed Microsteps that have worked for real people when it comes to prioritizing nutrition and hydration on a daily basis. As a dietitian, I try to ‘eat well’ most days.

Best Tips for Passing the HR Certification Exam

HR Topics

According to SHRM , the average person who successfully passes the HR certification exam spends 120 to 160 hours of time studying in preparation. It’s a lot of time to invest, and it’s well worth it because passing the HR certification exam can push your career to the next level.

Answers to All Your Office Manager Certification Questions

SnackNation

Answers to All Your Office Manager Certification Questions. What exactly will an Office Manager (OM) certification do for you? Anyone considering an Office Manager career can leverage a certification to land a job and build necessary skills while current Office Managers can get a certification to gain new skills and take the next big steps in their careers. Question: What is an Office Manager Certification? Question: How do I get an Office Manager Certification?

New HR Certification Study Kit Mobile App: Beta Testing and More

UpstartHR

Why do I help people study for the HR certification exams? One of the things I’ve heard in the last 10+ years that I have been helping people study for the HR certification exams is that they like to study on the go. When I was studying for my own PHR and SPHR exams back in the dark ages, :-) I had a book I physically carried around with me pretty much everywhere. Plus, we all know the #1 reason people fail the HR certification exams , right?

8 Outstanding Educational Online Resources & Books for HRs

Vantage Circle

To help you remain well-informed and encourage continuous learning , we want to share a few educational resources. This resource deserves your attention, first and foremost, because it has HR certification and recertification courses. Books and Publications for HRs.

8 Outstanding Educational Online Resources & Books for HRs

Vantage Circle

To help you remain well-informed and encourage continuous learning , we want to share a few educational resources. This resource deserves your attention, first and foremost, because it has HR certification and recertification courses. Books and Publications for HRs.

How You Can Boost Team Morale as An Executive

Center for Coaching

Furthermore, with the topic of mental health and well-being prevalent in the mainstream news media, it is essential to ensure that your broader workforce is looking after themselves. Check out more great stories at the Center for Coaching Certifications blog page.

Highlights from #SHRM16 Day 2 – Power Poses, Corporate Delegates, Certification, and Engagement

Women of HR

The morning keynote was Amy Cuddy, author of the book “Presence” and known for coining the phrase “power pose” through her well known TED talk. I’ve had the opportunity to see Amy speak previously, and recently finished reading her book. The Value of Certification. As most SHRM members probably already know, a couple of years back SHRM rolled out the SHRM-CP and SHRM-SCP certifications based on the SHRM Competency Model and body of knowledge.

Coaching Skills for Leaders

Center for Coaching

The Core Competencies of a coach are skills that serve leaders well. To simplify, during coaching certification , people skills, communication skills, thinking, motivation, goal setting, and planning are developed.

The Benefits of Rewarding Yourself for a Job Well Done

Thrive Global

We love receiving rewards as well as awards. Trophies, degrees, certifications, lapel pins, honorariums, etc. One said, “this might sound crazy, but I am going to buy a new hardcover book I’ve been wanting (yes, hardcover is still a thing) and spend a whole afternoon reading by myself.”

Lynell Ross of Test Prep Insight: “Good habit for Wellness”

Thrive Global

Good habit for Wellness: Eat a fruit or vegetable with every meal and snack. As a part of our series about “How Anyone Can Build Habits For Optimal Wellness, Performance, & Focus”, I had the pleasure of interviewing Lynell Ross.

How to Pass the SPHR Exam the First Time

UpstartHR

However, just to give you an idea: I used a 2014 HRCP study guide , read every book cover to cover, read every flashcard, and took the comprehensive practice questions. I used a 2007 SHRM Learning System just for the practice questions, never cracked a book. I used my 2007 Anne Bogardus book to do practice questions and did a simple chapter summary review in the last week. General Certification HR Certification HRCI Human Resources Certification Institute PHR SPHR sphr exam

The Greatest Self-improvement Books which Made a Great Difference in My Life

Thrive Global

The books I’ll mention literally changed my life. The Slight Edge source: Amazon I read this book on the 10th of August 2012. I’ve read several thousand books in my life, but this is the only date in my life I ever remembered reading a specific book. I got a few professional certificates and got a job with a nice 30% salary raise. I published 16 books. This time, I was influenced by this book to create my personal mission statement.

How to Pass the SPHR Exam the First Time

UpstartHR

However, just to give you an idea: I used a 2014 HRCP study guide , read every book cover to cover, read every flashcard, and took the comprehensive practice questions. I used a 2007 SHRM Learning System just for the practice questions, never cracked a book. I used my 2007 Anne Bogardus book to do practice questions and did a simple chapter summary review in the last week. General Certification HR Certification HRCI Human Resources Certification Institute PHR SPHR sphr exam

People Sourcing Certification Programme ~ HR to HR 2.0 and.

Strategic HCM

Buy my book at Amazon. Buy my book at Amazon UK. People Sourcing Certification Programme. And… err… well, I realised I didn’t know quite as much as I thought I did (basically, I didn’t have a clue.) So, I’m currently setting out doing some initial self-study (I might post more about this in early January) and will be attending Irina’s People Sourcing Certification Program on, and following on from, 29 January. Book review. (55).

How to Study for the SPHR Exam

UpstartHR

To be honest, my response was pretty accurate, but it’s now nice to actually confirm that with my own completion of the SPHR certification. Today we’ll go over some of the best practices for SPHR study preparation as well as the launch of the new SPHR Study Course. This weekend I took the Certification exam… and didn’t pass. She also did Ann B’s book and HRCI. I used this book alone to study for the December 2007 SPHR exam.

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Positiveness

Center for Coaching

Dr. Norman Vincent Peale’s book, The Power of Positive Thinking , was published over 40 years ago and it continues to sell well because it contains such a universal truth: the attitudes we hold help to shape the reality we experience. by Dr. Tony Alessandra.

The Top 7 Things on HR’s To-do List for 2017

HR Bartender

They offer bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees as well as certificate programs for human resources and business professionals. Consider certification and education. It is becoming increasingly critical for HR professionals to obtain certification, which confirms that a person not only has the education but knows how to use it. Certification is proof of professional expertise associated with the field.”. Stay well-informed.

The Difference Between the PHR and SPHR Exams

UpstartHR

The winter testing window is coming up with HRCI (the Human Resources Certification Institute, for you newbies), and you might be wondering what the difference is between the PHR and SPHR exams. Today I want to explore some of the variations I have seen as well as from some of the feedback from previous students I helped with the certification exams. However, getting a good set of testing materials and studying well will go a long way towards success on the PHR.

5 Quality #HR and #Business Links Worthy of Your Attention

HR Bartender

Listening to the webcast earns you recertification credits from SHRM and the HR Certification Institute (HRCI). Speaking of podcasts, I also had a pleasure of recording one with Peter Clayton at Total Picture about my latest book, “ The Recruiter’s Handbook: A Complete Guide for Sourcing, Selecting, and Engaging the Best Talent ”. So, cross your fingers that all goes well with our site maintenance.

Deepening Relationships with Mental Wellness Basics | Scholarship Winner

EverFi - HR

Today we’re featuring an excerpt from Daya, a scholarship winner from British Columbia who recently earned her Mental Wellness Basics certification. Daya shares how the lessons she learned from Mental Wellness Basics will help her build better relationships and provide her with the tools to become a successful pediatrician. And my sister reads everyday, she’ll read a book and make connections to the storyline about her day.

How to Study For and Pass the Law School Admission Test (LSAT)?

Career Metis

The LSAT was designed to test a candidate’s ability to read and understand complex texts, analyze difficult situations and complex information, use logical reasoning, and perform well in a stressful, timed scenario. .

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10 Things That Higher Ed Professionals Need to Know About MSCHE Accreditation 

Career Metis

Schools that only offer diplomas, certificates or licenses are not eligible to participate. Schools must comply with all applicable governmental laws and regulations, as well as the Commission’s policies. . Before a school loses their certification, they receive a warning.

Coaching Models and Processes

Center for Coaching

The 11 Core Competencies of a Coach from the International Coach Federation , ICF, and the Center for Coaching Certification , CCC, coaching model and process built on these competencies is included for a deeper perspective. Books and Resources Coaching Business Coaching Program Coaching Resources Skills Tools and Techniques center for coaching certification coaching coaching models coaching process core competencies ICF International Coach Federation

121 Employee Wellness Program Ideas Your Team Will Love

SnackNation

121 Employee Wellness Program Ideas Your Team Will Love. . Employee wellness programs have become a staple in many companies as a way to attract top talent, keep them happy and productive, and decrease employee turnover. In fact, 80% of employees at companies with robust health and wellness programs feel engaged and cared for by their employers. If you can’t get your team engaged then your wellness program ideas will quickly lose steam. Organize a book club.

40+ Free HR Training Sources: Case Studies, Podcasts, and More

UpstartHR

The people in the comments made some good suggestions, but many of them involved expensive certifications, workshops, and other similar costly avenues. Well, I’m sure they’re smart people, but for the most part, they are not involved with the day-to-day business world. That’s why I also think it’s critical to build a local network of people as well. Two years ago I wrote an article that has been incredibly popular about how to learn HR for free.