What to Ask Yourself Before Accepting a Job in Human Resources

December 2, 2013

You have made it through the job interview, maybe two of them, and have now been offered the job. You should just hurry and say yes, right? Well…not exactly. Be sure to ask yourself a few questions before you say yes to that human resources job offer. Does this job lead me down the right […]

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4 Reasons You May Wish to Consider an Advanced Degree in Human Resources

November 15, 2013

As bachelor’s degree become more and more a common resume addition, advanced degrees, such as a master’s degree, becomes almost a requirement in human resources.  If you are planning to remain in your professional field and advance, it is imperative that you at least consider the pursuit of an advanced degree. Here are some of […]

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Updating Your Skills in Today’s Human Resources Job Market

October 31, 2013

Today’s human resources job market can be difficult to navigate. Are there jobs? What skills does someone need? These are all questions many human resources job seekers ask themselves. Whether you are unemployed or currently working in another field and hoping to find a job in the human resources market, it is important to update […]

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5 Things Every Human Resources Professional Should Do To Start Each Day

October 28, 2013

Starting your day out right is important. If you get your day started out right, you have set yourself up for a more successful and productive day. In human resources, it is important to stay on track and accomplish your tasks each day. The best way to do this is to get your day started […]

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Why It Is Important to be a Good Human Resources Mentor

October 18, 2013

You have likely heard about how important it is to have a mentor in human resources and/or BE a good human resources mentor. Whether your place of business has a formal mentor program or not, being a good human resources mentor can be an important move in your career. Being a mentor does not mean […]

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Top 10 Things NOT to Say in Your Next Human Resources Interview

October 7, 2013

Interviews can be a stressful time. If you are in the process of looking for your next human resources job, you may be preparing for that upcoming interview and wondering what you should and shouldn’t do. Here are the top 10 things you might want to consider NOT saying during your next human resources interview: […]

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What to Ask Yourself Before You Quit Your Human Resources Job

September 30, 2013

In today’s volatile market, it is important to keep some things in mind before you decide to quit your human resources job.  This is not to say that there are not reasons to quit your job.  There is a lot to say for being happy in the workplace and with what you do. However, if […]

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The 5 Don’ts of Your Next Human Resources Interview

September 24, 2013

One of the most dreaded parts of getting a new job is the interview. Most human resources professionals, as well as just about anyone else, finds the interview process a little intimidating.  However, if you prepare yourself for your interview, you may find that you feel better about the process then if you go into […]

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Is a Certification What You Need to Further Your Human Resources Career?

September 9, 2013

There is no one that will say that today’s job market is not competitive. It can be a challenge to find a new job, any job at all, and this is true in every field, even human resources. Even if you have the skills, education and training to qualify for a job in the field […]

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Human Resources Can Be Stressful – How to Relax at Work

September 4, 2013

There are stressful times in every job and human resources is no different. With a continued pull for your time in every direction from meeting to networking, you may find that you feel stressed regularly to get everything done. Being a professional in the field of human resources, you will find that you need to […]

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