Preparing for the HR Certification Exams: Audio Style


Earlier this year I launched a “beta” version of the HR Certification audio product. General Certification HR Certification Human Resources Certification Institute SHRM Certification

Certifications vs Certificates: What’s the Difference?

Burning Glass Technologies

A lot of people are confused about the difference between certifications vs certificates, but when it comes to value in the job market, one qualification has a clear edge with employers. That said, our research has found a relatively few certifications dominate job market demand.

How Much Money Can You Earn With an HR Certification? [Free Calculator]


How much does an HR certification impact your salary? Additionally, we threw in a 10-year impact to show you the potential for what a certification could mean to your earnings over time. General Certification Free Resources HR Certification

Certification Management Nightmares


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.

Dice 2018 Tech Salary Report

3% Other 36% Merit raise 10% Internal promotion 23% Changed employers 2% More hours (overtime) 1% Counteroffer 1% Obtained certification 8% Cost of living 6% Mandated. certification courses3% Promotion or new title3% Flexible.

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


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

HR Certification Trends: An Interview with the CEO of HRCI


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.

HR Certification Guide: Untangling the Web


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.

Consequences of Out-of-Date Certifications and Training


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.

Will an HR Certification Make Me More Valuable for a Senior HR Role? [Reader Question]


HR certification questions are often seen as pretty binary: either I get one or I don’t. Should I get an HR degree or an HR certification ? That’s because certification is tied in with our personal lives in that it supports us financially, if we do it right. General Career Career Advice Certification HR Certification human resource leadershipBut in reality there’s a lot of nuance to the decision.

5 Things to HR Professionals Should Know About #HR Certification


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?

The Top 5 Certifications Employers Demand in the Job Market

Burning Glass Technologies

One of the big conclusions of our new research on certifications is that relatively few have traction in the job market—but what about the ones that do? What are the top five certifications in demand? The Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) certification is a good example.

Consequences of Out-of-Date Certifications and Training


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.

Webinar: Benefits of the Employee Engagement Specialist Certificate Program

Employee Engagement Group

Join Us For A Lunch-and-Learn Webinar on the Employee Engagement Certificate Program We'll be holding a lunch-and-learn webinar on Tuesday, August 22nd to answer your questions on the Employee Engagement Certificate Program.

How Certification Tracking with Spreadsheets Can Shut Down Your Business


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.

Presale: New HR Certification Audio Tools (Limited Time)


One of the most common questions I get from people interested in certification is where to find something they can listen to in the car, on a walk, or even at work. Today, I’m excited to announce the presale for the new HR certification audio series.

Your HR Certification is Worthless (#SHRM15)


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?

Professional Certifications for Independent Contractors

MBO Partners

Professional certifications can increase credibility, boost confidence, and help differentiate your services. Here are 9 professional certifications to consider

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.

Do HR Certification Programs Like HRCI and SHRM Still Matter?


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.

Namely Achieves New SOC Certification


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.

The #1 Reason People Fail the HR Certification Exams


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.

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.

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


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.

PeopleDoc Earns ISO 27001:2013 Certification


[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.

Five Tips for Recognizing with Award Certificates


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.

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.

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

Your Ultimate Guide to HR Certification


I had been in Human Resources for just a few years when my Should-have-been-my-mentor friend told me about HR certification. At the time, HRCI was the only game in town for HR certification and you. Basics HR hr certification hr glossary hrci SHRMWorkology is the art and science of work, HR and recruitment. Join the resource revolution.

The Hidden Battle for SHRM and HRCI Recertification Credits


But maybe that is going to change… Newsflash: if you get certified as an HR professional , you need recertification (or “recert”) credits to keep your certification (unless you want to take the test again every three years!) In the last few years more than 50,000 HR professionals have read the article I wrote about which HR certification to pursue , because there’s a ton of frustration and misinformation around.

Five Small Business Certifications to Consider

MBO Partners

Certifications can help differentiate your small business and provide access to federal contracts, specialized funding, and new networking opportunities. Here are five certifications to consider pursuing

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.

4 HR Certifications You Can Get for Under $400


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?

Navigating HR Certification Changes for Both #SHRM & #HRCI


This month was the 3 year anniversary of the conscious uncoupling announcement between SHRM and HRCI resulting in the creation of two separate HR certification programs. HR hr certification HRCI certification SHRM certificationFor those of us who were. Workology is the art and science of work, HR and recruitment. Join the resource revolution.

Kronos Earns Great Place to Work® Certification!

Empower Software

Kronos Incorporated today announced that it has officially been certified as a great workplace by the independent analysts at Great Place to Work®. Kronos earned this esteemed credential based on extensive ratings given by its employees in an anonymous employee engagement survey administered by Great Place to Work

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

HR Certifications: SHRM vs. HRCI


Considering that many HR practitioners fall into the field , pursuing an HR certification can be a great way to prove expertise in the industry. Many senior HR professionals have received certification from the major players: the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) and the HR Certification Institute (HRCI). Though HRCI began as an extension of SHRM, but SHRM stopped offering PHR certification in 2014 and launched its own set of exams.

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.

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@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 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.