HR Certification Trends: An Interview with the CEO of HRCI

UpstartHR

One of the most popular posts I’ve written all year was dedicated to the HR certification decision facing today’s HR pros. I decided to take it a step further and reach out to some people to discuss the behind-the-scenes pieces of the HR certification world.

Certification Management Nightmares

TalentGuard

Certification Management Nightmares. Certification management is crucial for businesses across a multitude of industries, yet the administrative upkeep is a nightmare. The problem arises when it comes time to renew these certifications or fulfill newly legislated requirements.

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SHRM-CP or PHR? Today’s HR Certification Decision

UpstartHR

Many of you may know me as the person who talks about HR certification more than anyone else on the Internet. No, not the value in the certification, but in the value of the commitment to long-term improvement. General Certification HR Certification PHR SHRM SHRM Chapter SPHR

Certification Management Nightmares

TalentGuard

Certification Management Nightmares. Certification management is crucial for businesses across a multitude of industries, yet the administrative upkeep is a nightmare. These are just a few of the serious consequences businesses and employees can face when certifications are out of date or when managing those certifications is overwhelming. Worse yet, the pilot, maintenance tech, and/or airline may be prohibited from renewing their certifications in the future.

Your HR Certification is Worthless (#SHRM15)

UpstartHR

One of his comments was powerful, and I thought it deserved to be repeated here because I talk about certification quite a bit. If your certification is only about getting hours and credits, get the heck out of this profession. However, if you pursued certification as a way to make yourself better at delivering HR services for your employees , then you’re on the right track. How has your certification helped you?

Consequences of Out-of-Date Certifications and Training

TalentGuard

Consequences of Out-of-Date Certifications and Training. Every year companies face the challenge of managing their employee’s certifications and training requirements. View the infographic below to learn the Consequences of Out-of-Date Certifications and Training.

How Certification Tracking with Spreadsheets Can Shut Down Your Business

TalentGuard

How Tracking Certifications with Spreadsheets Can Shut Down Your Business. How many certifications does each employee need? In order to avoid litigation and fines, your business will need to utilize a program that will track certifications and notify you when it is time to recertify.

HR Certification Guide: Untangling the Web

Workology

The HR certification landscape is now complex, political and often times confusing for practitioners. Just last week HRCI announced their new aPHR certification for entry level or college student professionals. HRCI and SHRM Certification Program History. ATD Certification.

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. . What is the Benefit of Human Resources Certification? Should I Pursue HRCI or SHRM Certifications?

PeopleDoc Earns ISO 27001:2013 Certification

PeopleDoc

[Expert opinion] ISO CERTIFICATION - Three questions for Yann Perchec, PeopleDoc Chief Technology and Information Security Officer. As an HR service delivery cloud company, our clients manage a large amount of employee data using our platform.

When Did HR Certification Start Focusing on Who Has the Bigger Pin?

TLNT: The Business of HR

I must admit, when SHRM announced that it was going into the certification business last year, I was one of many who were skeptical, even feeling deceived, disillusioned, and dissatisfied that the organization responsible for promoting the HR profession had so blatantly shown its real intent.

SHRM Certification: Why Should #HR Pros Pay Attention

HR Bartender

Since then, SHRM has developed a certification that aligns with the competency model. I thought the update was well-presented and very relevant, so I asked Alex Alonso, PhD , vice president of the certification team, if he would share a few details with you.

Battle Over Certifications Rages On

HRE's The Leader Board

As might be expected, the Society for Human Resource Management made sure its HR-certification effort, announced roughly two years ago, received a healthy dose of air time this week at its SHRM 2016 conference in Washington.

Do HR Certification Programs Like HRCI and SHRM Still Matter?

Workology

HR Recruiting hr certification hrci SHRMI have been a certified HR professional for 14 years. It feels weird to type that because those 14 years have flown by. In my career, I’ve been involved in EEOC charges, employment lawsuits, and served as a witness on numerous occasions. I’ve fought unemployment claims and successfully used Twitter to recruit and hire candidates. […] Source.

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. What HR certifications are you going for?

Five Tips for Recognizing with Award Certificates

RecogNation

A favorite in the world of recognition is the award certificate. Certificates are classic, effective, and with the right language and design, they can even be fun! A fantabulous certificate takes a pinch of imagination.

WorkForce Software Launches Partner Certification Program

Workforce Software

12, 2015) – WorkForce Software®, the leading cloud-based provider of enterprise workforce management solutions, today announced details of its newly launched partner certification program.

SHRM Certification: You Can Get More Than 60

HR Bartender

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. According to Cornelia Springer, director of SHRM certification services, people are enjoying the app. “Of

Namely Achieves New SOC Certification

Namely

We are pleased to announce that Namely has achieved SOC 1 Type 2 certification. The certification is indicative of our ongoing commitment to client security and sound business practices. This year’s certification is only part of our commitment to operational excellence. We'll continue to run our processes accordingly and renew our certification year after year. The new year is just around the corner, but we have a few more 2016 accomplishments to celebrate at Namely.

New #SHRM Certification Raises More Questions Than It Answers (Update X 2)

True Faith HR

The big news from SHRM HQ on Monday was the announcement of the creation of a new certification program for HR professionals. What happens to current professionals who hold PHR/SPHR/GPHR certification? certification #HRCI #SHRM

A Look at the History of Human Resources & HR Certification Programs

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. In the HR profession, one of the most talked about, debated about and argued about topics over the last couple of years has been the topic of HR Certification. Since SHRM has announced their competency based certification in 2014, lines have been drawn and caused an (in my opinion) unnecessary furor.

Do HR Certifications Have Any Value?

TLNT: The Business of HR

Certifications HR Trends Human Resources DisruptHR Featured videos“Raise your hand if you have your CHRP,” Rocky Ozaki directs his audience of HR professionals at a DisruptHR meeting in Vancouver, British Columbia.

@SHRM Certifications Gain Accreditation!

The Tim Sackett Project

This was a big deal because it was one of the major things HRCI was holding over the heads of those HR pros trying to decide which HR certification they should get. Since the launch of the SHRM-CP and SHRM-SCP two years ago, SHRM has worked to gain recognition as the global standard in HR certification. We celebrate this milestone with more than 96,000 SHRM–certified professionals, the fastest-growing HR certification community.

Aurico Achieves Green Business Certification

Aurico

Aurico is proud to announce that it has met the standards for "Green Business" Certification. Aurico''s commitment to developing and implementing polices for a safer and healthier world has enforced their leadership in creating innovative ways to introduce sustainability.

What Should Be Discussed Instead of Certification at #SHRM14

True Faith HR

Unless you are a HR professional living under a rock, the topic du jour(s) will be the new SHRM certification being introduced.you won''t be able to escape it. HRCI #shrm14 certification living wage Orlando sleep wage theft

FMLA Training Scenario: Medical Certification Missteps

HR Daily Advisor

This scenario and the resulting lawsuit, related to FMLA medical certification, is inspired by actual events. When she discusses her need for leave with Helga, the HR representative, Helga decides to grant Rachel 3 weeks of leave without requesting any medical certification from Rachel.

How to Get 45+ Free HRCI Credits for the PHR or SPHR

UpstartHR

You know I’m a fan of certification and the benefits it can bring to your career. But once that certification is done you have that teensy, minor detail of getting 60 credit hours in order to recertify every three years.

How Much Do HR Certifications Really Matter?

ClearCompany HRM

As an industry centered around the growth and development of humans, HR is in a constant state of change because humans are the ultimate variable. Trends emerge, technology is introduced and in order to remain current, practitioners have to be prepared to pivot.

On the Need for HR Certification Research

True Faith HR

less EEOC complaints than organizations led by non-certified HR leaders In December 2012, Human Resource Management Review dedicated a special issue to the value of HR certification research (Sadly, it is likely that 99.9% HRCI #SHRM certification PHR research SPHR

Connecticut Court Affirms Employer’s Request for Enhanced FMLA Certification

HR Daily Advisor

Thus, many employers rightfully feel a bit uneasy when medical certification provided by an employee in connection with a request to commence or return from FMLA leave raises more questions than it answers. Different FMLA Certification Requirements. By John Herrington.

GAO Reviews OFCCP Practices: Is an Annual AAP Certification Requirement Next?

BALANCEview HR

The U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) recently completed a review of the Department of Labor’s Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP).

HireAbility Announces EU-US Privacy Shield Certification

Hireability

HireAbility Announces EU-US Privacy Shield Certification. HireAbility.com LLC announced today that it has successfully completed the process and received the EU-US Privacy Shield Certification.

People Sourcing Certification Programme ~ HR to HR 2.0 and.

Strategic HCM

People Sourcing Certification Programme. 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.

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Reduce Compliance Risks in One Easy Step

TalentGuard

Lapsed certifications and unmet compliance deadlines cost businesses millions of dollars each year in fines and penalties – a large percentage of which could be avoided with the right certification tracking system. Visit our Certification Tracking page.