Certifications in Hiring, Part 1: A Certificate’s Value

Hiring Technical People

There are a ton of certifications these days. Some certifications demand that you prove you have worked in the field for some number of weeks/hours the previous year or so. Most certifications do not demand that you show proof of your successful expertise in action. Let me tell you a story about the last certification exam I attempted. You ask people to do ongoing learning and maintain their certification. There are a gazillion certifications out there.

Degrees and Certificates to make your resume stand out

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Because job competition is so fierce, candidates need to have the right degree or certification to make their resumes stand out. Every one of the following degrees or certificates will make your resume more attractive and appealing.

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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.

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?

Certifications in Hiring, Part 3: Hiring Tips

Hiring Technical People

How can you use certifications in your hiring? In Part 1 and Part 2 , I discussed the value of certifications and hiring traps. Let’s see how to be positive about certifications and use them during the hiring process. I’ve already said that a certification might be a sign of perseverance and interest in the field. I’ve also said that certifications might be shorthand for what you want in a candidate. Start with a certification.

How to Show Incomplete Certifications

Careers Done Write

In your field, these certifications are valuable. In the “Certifications” section of your resume, you can write, “Cisco Certified Network Professional: Security (Coursework completed. Ask Deb career management certification

Top 10 Professional Certifications For A Bright Future

Career Realism

To keep pace with this change, people should expand their skills by taking different professional certification courses. Professional certification is a process in which a person proves that he or she has the knowledge, experience, and skills to perform a specific job.

BREAKING: SHRM Announces Name & Details of New HR Certification Program


Keep up to speed about the new changes with regard to SHRM’s Certification Program by joining our email newsletter. Volunteer SHRM leaders just received an email prior to the SHRM Conference that announced the new of the much awaited SHRM Certification program. What we Know About the New SHRM Certification. The email sent to SHRM Volunteer leaders today outlined two different types of certification. Who to Contact with Questions About SHRM Certification.

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.

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.


The ‘HRCI v. SHRM’ HR Certification Recap Resource #SHRM14 #HRCI


The HR certification process as we know it changed forever on May 12, 2014 when the Society of Human Resources announced it’s new certification program which is set to begin January 1, 2015. SHRM will announce the official name of their certification program at Annual Conference just a few weeks away. It’s a HR certification battle royale. SHRM Answers Questions About New HR Competency Certification (5.21.14).

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.

What to Add on a Resume? Take These 5 Certification Courses to Bolster Any Resume


One savvy way to set yourself apart is through obtaining the right certification. In this article, we will examine 5 certification courses that will elevate your resume even in a crowded field. ACLS and/or CPR Certification.

Education Does Not Stop After Employment: Corporate Certifications That Can Take You Further in Your Career

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If you want to reach new goals in your career, certain corporate certifications can help you reach these goals faster. The role of corporate certifications is that they let your employer know that you’re an expert in your field and that you’re willing to invest into your education. Education Certificates

HRCI Hits SHRM Hard on Certifications, Signs HR Equivalent of Tom Brady.

HR Capitalist

All has been quiet on the HR front related to the ongoing certification war between HRCI (who brings you the SPHR and the PHR) and SHRM (who earlier this year decided to split from their long standing relationship with HRCI and launch their own flavor of HR certifications). .

Essential Certification For A Tech Career

Career Realism

Formal certification is proof that you have completed a rigorous career preparation program and displayed some competence in applying relevant skills, which in turn makes you far more employable. Certification In The Tech Industry. The Certification Process.

What is the difference between an Investment Bank and a Retail Bank?

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Retail Banking encompasses a wide variety of products and services like Savings Accounts, Bank Guarantees, Certificate of Deposits, Mortgages, Personal Loans, Letter of credits, Foreign Exchange services for retails clients, Insurance business, Wealth Management Services, Personal Banking, Stock Brokerage Services, Locker Facilities etc. This could easily be asked as an interview question and one that seemingly causes a lot of confusion for aspirants in the Finance domain.

How many credentials after a name on a resume?

Careers Done Write

List all of your licenses and certifications in a section called, “ Licensures and Certifications.” Here is an example of how you would present one of your certifications: “CFE (Certified Fraud Examiner” Wishing you continued success in your career!

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7 Facts About HRCI & SHRM HR Recertification Programs


HR gphr hr certification hr certified HRCI certification phr shrm certified SHRM-CP SHRM-CSP SPHRAs a certified HR professional with both HRCI and SHRM, I, like you am now faced with the challenge of re-certifying for not one but two different HR credentials. This requires some planning, Workology is the art and science of work, HR and recruitment. Join the resource revolution.


How to Become a Business Analyst? and What is the Role of a Business Analyst

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You can also boost your portfolio with certifications, especially if you intend to take up this role with a few years of work experience. People interested in a career change or initiating their career as a business analyst should acquire additional qualifications through relevant certifications that can leverage their existing skills. The term business analyst has vast connotations.

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Skills Required for Business Analyst

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We at Imarticus learning offer an IIBA-endorsed business analysis certification program. After completing the skill-building certification. Blog Business Analysis business analysis career business analysis certification course Business analysis certification program business analysis course business analysis courses Business Analysis skills business analysis training courses Business Analyst Skills career in business analysis Skills Required for Business Analyst

Wondering About the New SHRM Certification? I Did a Podcast For You.

HR Capitalist

I know you''re wondering about the SHRM-SCP certification path especially if you listened to this podcast I did on SHRM announcing that it’s going to start offering its own certification program to rival the SPHR/PHR. Tim Sackett , President at HRU Technical Resources, joins me on the podcast embedded below to give you an update on SHRM''s process for actually achieving that certification. hint - he saw people celebrating their new certification.

Data Science – Things You Should Know

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D, however certification in the fundamentals of analytics along with the required technical skills should be a good starting point. Blog career in data science Data Science Data Science certification Data science course Data Science Prodegree online data science course certification online data science trainingData or Big Data is the new buzz word. No matter where you are from, across all lines of work, you cannot deny coming across Data Science.

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Predictive Analytics – Explanation in a Simple Way

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Blog data mining predictive analytics Predictive Analytics Certification Predictive Analytics Certification program predictive analytics using SAS Predictive Modelling Techniques program for predictive analytics Statistical AnalysisLet’s say you own a company, to increase revenues and have a better market positioning for your product, what would your approach be?

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Certifications to Help Bolster Your Resume

Cube Rules

One of the best ways job seekers can distinguish themselves from the competition is through professional certifications, which increase knowledge, competency, and credibility. Here are four certification areas that will help job […].

Who are Data Scientists?

Imarticus Learning

Blog Career career as a Data Scientist career in data analytics career in data science certification in data science Courses of Data Science Data Science Data Science certification Who are data scientistsDue to many technological inventions, there are large amounts of data that is being created around us. To some in the past, it meant nothing and was just an accidental collection of information. Over the years there is great excitement built around this data, called ‘Big Data’.

I’m Now Offically a SHRM-CP! Now What?


Like many of you, I have had my HRCI certification for some time and had been following the news and information related to the new SHRM-CP certifications very closely since the announcement mid 2014. I knew that since I was already certified that I’d get the opportunity to get the new a SHRM certification and that I’d then have two certifications to maintain. Finally you walk through some example questions that are on the SHRM certification exams.


What is the Role of a Data Scientist?

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Blog Big Data Science career in data science Certificate In Data Science And SAS certification in data science Courses in Data Science and Analytics Courses of Data Science data science courses data science courses in abudabhi data science courses in Dubai data science courses in India data science in Sharjah Imarticus Learning Data Science Courses role of a data scientistThe title ‘Data Scientist’ is already acknowledged as the sexiest job in the world.

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Is it Necessary to Learn SAS as a Programming language?

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Blog Advanced SAS certification benefits of learning sas career in sas learn SAS SAS Certification SAS ProgrammingPeople who wish to embark or make a career shift in coding, or have a passion for coding always find themselves standing at crossroads with the dilemma of choosing the most appropriate programming language. Coding is an essential skill set for any data scientist or a professional working in the data analysis field.

New to HR? Here’s How to Continue Your HR Education


HR certification continuing education educationWe all know that HR deals with a lot of paperwork. We learn the importance of documentation very early in our career. While taking care of our employees and companies is the most important item on. Workology is the art and science of work, HR and recruitment. Join the resource revolution.

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my assistant let us believe she has a key certification that she doesn’t actually have

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Part of the reason that, in my boss’ eyes, she was so qualified for the position is because she had a certification very specific to our line of work. To earn this certification shows that you have a very clear and deep understanding of the concepts related to this work and can fully apply them to the job. Having earned this certification myself and knowing what’s involved with getting it, I started to become suspicious when some of the things she told me didn’t line up.

Data Scientist – Most in Demand Jobs in Dubai

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Blog Big Data courses Data Science certification data science courses Data Science in Dubai Data Scientist career Data Scientist in Dubai Future Data Scientist role of Data ScientistDubai is known for its wealth, and also is referred to as one of the most populated cities in the United Arab Emirates. Dubai is synonymous with new technology, innovations, and is considered as one of the richest countries in the world.

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Cities to Consider for A Career in Finance

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Blog career in finance cities to be work in Cities to Consider for A Career in Finance Finance career finance career in dubai Finance certification in Dubai finance courses in Dubai most in-demand careerThe global demand for professionals in finance is on the rise. Specifically, as the global economy is rising from the downtime. As it continues to recover, there are gaps being discovered by the human resource development teams, in skills requirements and expertise.

PODCAST: What Do the SHRM Changes Mean To Your SPHR/PHR Certification?

HR Capitalist

On Monday, May 12th, SHRM announced that it will begin offering its own competency-based certification in mid-2015, after several years of work on its competency model. . In case you missed it this week, SHRM is trying to make your PHR and SPHR worthless. Here''s my post on that from late last week. SHRM didn''t - and still doesn''t - have a lot of answers for what this means for the value of your SPHR/PHR.

SHRM-CP and SHRM-SCP Have Been Accredited: What This Means For Us


One of the next major steps in the evolvement of the SHRM Certification process has been completed. In a statement released Tuesday, Hank Jackson, SHRM President and CEO said , “HR professionals around the world have embraced SHRM Certification. HR certification news SHRM


Knowledge Series: What is the need of AML and KYC? How is it Monitored?

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Blog AML Anti Money Laundering financial companies financial institutions kyc Predictive Analysis Predictive Analysis certificationIf you are familiar with the financial sector, then terms like AML (Anti Money Laundering) and KYC (Know Your Customer) would be common to you. For many financial institutions and for organisations working in the financial sectors, AML and KYC are initiatives which have emerged as vital focus areas.

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Six Tips for Interviewing Scrum Masters, Part 2

Hiring Technical People

Tip 6: Ignore Certifications and Look for the Growth Mindset. I have never been a fan of certifications. If I have to choose between a candidate with a certification and a candidate with a growth mindset , I’ll select the candidate with the growth mindset. Remember, you can buy a certification by taking a class. Certifications are good for learning.

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Is SAS The Best Programming Language?

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Blog Advanced SAS certification Career in sas programming data mining Data Science Factor analysis learn SAS Multivariate analysis Python programming R programming SAS Certifications SAS Programming SAS The Best Programming Language Statistical AnalysisLike many great debates that run over centauries, comparison of SAS with other programming languages, discussing their pros and cons, is a common and continuous process.

5 Steps to Getting a Job Abroad

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