The Definitive SHRM & HRCI Certification Guide

Workology

Last June, SHRM announced that they would be entering into the HR certification arena. By making this announcement and cutting ties with HRCI, SHRM joined the fight in offering a certification program that would be available for HR practitioners. SHRM is giving previously certified professionals the option to complete the tutorial and receive the SHRM certification designation. SHRM Certification Eligibility Requirements. Starting a new HR certification?

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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.

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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. I can’t imagine what newbies feel like as they begin researching HR certification programs and testing. HRCI and SHRM Certification Program History. Beginning in 2014, SHRM and HRCI took two different paths for human resources certification.

3 Ways To Get Over Your “Useless” College Degree

Ms. Career Girl

The post 3 Ways To Get Over Your “Useless” College Degree appeared first on Ms. In 2004, I graduated college with a bachelor’s degree in theater arts. Most people I encounter believe their college degrees mean nothing. Statistically around 30% of college graduates actually have careers related to their field. If you’re anything like me, getting to college was a huge accomplishment. Only 40% Americans from 25 to 64 have college degrees.

2016 175

Should I Save or Pay off College Debt Post Graduation?

Ms. Career Girl

Most high-interest savings accounts and CDs (certificates of deposit) pay less than 2 percent interest on an annual basis. The post Should I Save or Pay off College Debt Post Graduation? Life After College Money college debt student debtYou finally have your diploma in hand! It’s potentially the key to a great job and financial independence…and with it comes a heaping pile of debt. Those monthly payments aren’t always easy to maintain.

2018 105

No College Degree

Careers Done Write

Dear Deb: I never completed college. I tried three different times at three different colleges, once as a full-time student right after high school and twice more on a part-time basis while working over the last 14 years. Should I include these 33 hours of college coursework on my résumé?

Getting The Degree or Certificate

Career Key

skip to main | skip to sidebar The Career Key Blog Making a lifetime of smart career decisions about career options, college major and education choices, being self-employed, & the right career test. The Career Keys mission is to help people make the best career, college major, and self-employed choices. By helping people choose a college major or training program early that matches their Holland personality type(s), you improve students college success.

2009 100

The Highest Paying Jobs for Non-College Grads

Career Alley

When it comes to facts and figures a college degree really is the only option even though grads will carry some debt into their new careers. In fact, most American workers with a four-year college degree will earn over one million dollars more than their non-degreed young professionals during their career path, the U.S. Certification and licensing is required and different depending on where you live. Related posts: 10 Quality Careers that Don’t Require a College Degree.

2013 254

Certifications or Two-Year Degrees: Which to Pick

Career Realism

Certifications and two-year degrees both offer you the opportunity of obtaining a career in the industry you’re interested in. However, they also differ greatly in nearly every aspect including the type of job you can get, the cost of schooling, how long it takes to receive the degree or certificate, and the coursework itself. When it comes down to choosing between a two-year college degree and a certificate, all of these details should be considered. Certificates.

5 Well Paying Careers that Don’t Require a College Degree

Ms. Career Girl

The post 5 Well Paying Careers that Don’t Require a College Degree appeared first on Ms. If the traditional schooling system is not your forte or the idea of racking up debt is not enticing, here’s our list of five well-paying careers that don’t require a college degree. Nursing assistants and orderlies may perform similar tasks, however nursing assistants receive more education and certification than orderlies.

2017 131

Decision Time For College Graduates

RedStarResume

Before you know it, it’s time to decide what the next step is after college. Enter the workforce: This is the most obvious option—you’ve gone to college in order to better your career prospects and the time has come to finally get that well-deserved job. Pursue post-graduate education: If the career you desire requires additional degrees or certifications after college, you may consider applying for post-graduate education. Senior year rolls around quickly.

Ways to Improve Your College Resume

The Corporate Con/noisseur

Ways to Improve Your College Resume. As you begin to near the end of your college career, you may be thinking about which jobs, industries, or careers you would like to apply to. Get a Certification in Your Field.

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10 Quality Careers that Don’t Require a College Degree

Career Alley

There is no denying the fact that a good college education can open up a lot of doors for you professionally, but finishing a four-year university is not a mandatory prerequisite for having a successful career these days. With the economy the way it is, there are many people who simply cannot afford to go to college, nor are they willing to incur huge amounts of debt for student loans without even being guaranteed a good job following graduation.

2012 248

LinkedIn Profile for College Students 2014

Workology

College students and new grads are the fastest growing demographic on LinkedIn. Are you a college student or new grad? Keep it updated and use it throughout your college years while you are doing internships. Here are 10 important areas to focus on with your LinkedIn profile as a college student: 10 areas of focus on your linkedin profile. Some colleges are now offering LinkedIn workshops and photo booths. Indicate your high school and college.

2014 113

The 5 Things You Should Do Before Going to College

Resume Bear

Let’s say you plan to go to college because you worked in a warehouse for a number of years and your company closed. Formal training is available in high schools and postsecondary institutions, such as vocational-technical institutes, community colleges, and private welding, soldering, and brazing schools. Certification and other qualifications. The American Welding Society certification courses are offered at many welding schools.

How to Graduate From College With No Student Loan Debt

Resume Bear

college students graduate with an average of $26,600 in student loan debt, according to The Institute for College Access and Success (TICAS) Project on Student Debt. Despite the grim statistics, it is possible to graduate from college debt-free and with a little money in the bank. The marketing firm in your area may need college students to join focus groups and talk about their thoughts on brands. Rethink Your College of Choice. Two-thirds of U.S.

2014 139

How College Grads Can Get A Jump On The Job Search

Career Realism

A recent report from Yahoo Finance indicates that the underemployment rate for college graduates is higher today than it was a decade ago, meaning more grads are taking minimum wage jobs or jobs that they're overqualified for in order to make ends meet. Getting a job out of college is not easy. The job market is competitive but there are some things that college grads, and current students, can do to put themselves in a better position.

2019 61

Students: How to Create a Resume and Find Your Perfect College Job

The Undercover Recruiter

If you’re close to graduation and you’re interested in finding yourself a college job, having a polished and well-written resume is definitely a must! This is essential in getting that perfect summer job for you so you can make a little extra before starting college. You can also include your special learning experiences and also certifications that you have obtained. Students: How to Create a Resume and Find Your Perfect College Job.

2013 87

Can You Find a Job Without a College Degree?

Resume Bear

Bill Gates never graduated from college. Outside of the tech world, Richard Branson has done pretty well for himself without a college degree, as has Barry Diller. But Sharon Willis is a more common example of the challenges to American workers who never graduated from college. Not having a college degree may not have mattered – until the time came to apply for a new position. So is your dream job, even most jobs, out of reach if you don’t have a college degree?

2011 200

Colleges Offering OpenCourseWare

Resume to Referral

Home About Free Mags Jobs Resume Services Advertise « Recruiters on Twitter | Job Search Shortcut Your Resume – An Employer’s First Impression of You » Colleges Offering OpenCourseWare Need to Beef Up Your Professional Skills? The employed and unemployed are finding themselves attracted to colleges with opencourseware — making it ideal for jobseekers seeking to enhance their professional development, but lack the funds to accomplish the task.

2009 54

No More College Requirement?

Evil HR Lady

He proposes certification tests for all sorts of subjects as substitutes. I have a PHR certificate, so theoretically I'm now qualified to do all sorts of HR stuff. So, if you were to set up certification exams, how would you do it? Having a Bachelor's degree is generally a requirement for a professional job. Sure, there are people who have such jobs without one, but I don't recommend it as the way to go. But, what does having one really mean?

2008 109

Résumé Help: How to Handle the Lack of a College Degree

Careers Done Write

The very first thing we see after Clara’s contact information is a listing of high schools, community colleges, and a university. Did she earn degrees, earn certificates, complete courses? Clara’s résumé has many areas we could improve. Overall, Clara’s presentation is very vague. She covers many of her general duties and provides a confusing an overview of how she has gained basic knowledge.

2012 156

No More College Requirement?

Evil HR Lady

He proposes certification tests for all sorts of subjects as substitutes. I have a PHR certificate, so theoretically I'm now qualified to do all sorts of HR stuff. So, if you were to set up certification exams, how would you do it? Having a Bachelor's degree is generally a requirement for a professional job. Sure, there are people who have such jobs without one, but I don't recommend it as the way to go. But, what does having one really mean?

2008 100

More Evidence for Supporting Community Colleges

Career Key

skip to main | skip to sidebar The Career Key Blog Making a lifetime of smart career decisions about career options, college major and education choices, being self-employed, & the right career test. The Career Keys mission is to help people make the best career, college major, and self-employed choices. Wednesday, June 3, 2009 More Evidence for Supporting Community Colleges Theres more ammunition in the fight to support community colleges and increase U.S.

2009 100

5 Tips for College Students to Land a Job in a Recession

Resume Help Blog

College grads have an advantage but need to research companies to set themselves apart. Recent college grads face a tough job market in today’s recession. College students usually don’t have a mortgage, children and many of the bigger expenses of life yet.

2009 100

Want the American Dream? Don't Go to College

Evil HR Lady

Dont Go to College In order to be "successful" you must go to college--and when times get tough, go back and get that MBA or Law Degree, right? Dont Go to College Posted by Suzanne Lucas at 2:06 PM Email This BlogThis! I have considered telling my kids that I'll pay for refrigerator college. Anon, or German car mechanic college. Evil HR Lady Why am I evil? Well, Im not, but thats the perception of all of us in HR. Need to fire someone? Come to HR.

2010 100

Get College Credit For Life Experience in 3 Easy Steps!

Boomers Next Step

Lifestyle , Wisdom — By Bill on January 5, 2011 9:01 am To earn college credit, your life and work experience should relate to course(s) offered at your college. Below are the three major steps required to earn college credit for your life experience. Obviously, what you submit as proof of your experience will depend largely on the nature of your experience and the college you decide to attend.

PODCAST: Should you go to college during a recession?

Resume Bear

ResumeBear Featured Jobs Support Job Trends Salary Trends Contact Us Email Posts Resumebear Online Resume ResumeBear Online Resume Builder Resume Delivery Resume Tracking Featured Government Jobs Resume & Cover Letter Tips Interview Tips PODCAST: Should you go to college during a recession? She has also gained her Certified Staffing Professional Certificate (CSP) through American Staffing Professionals.

2010 160

PODCAST: Should you go to college during a recession? | Resumebear.

Resume Bear

ResumeBear Featured Jobs Support Job Trends Salary Trends Contact Us Email Posts Resumebear Online Resume ResumeBear Online Resume Builder Resume Delivery Resume Tracking Featured Government Jobs Resume & Cover Letter Tips Interview Tips PODCAST: Should you go to college during a recession? She has also gained her Certified Staffing Professional Certificate (CSP) through American Staffing Professionals.

2010 160

How many credentials after a name on a resume?

Careers Done Write

List your college degrees in the education section of your resume. 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! Ask Deb Credentials certification

2014 184

3 Tips For College Grads Saving For Retirement

Career Realism

It may seem as though college grads have a long time to go before they can officially retire. As a recent college graduate, you may be focusing heavily on your new career opportunities. The CD stands for Certificate of Deposit and it allows you to earn interest on the deposits that you place in your savings account. Start searching for an internship immediately after college or while you’re still in college and getting ready to graduate.

2013 74

Can you have a dream career without college?

Corn on the Job

If you go to College, you’ll strike it rich – or so schools like to imply. Many trade firms offer a microgeneration certification scheme that will help you corner the green energy markets. But with an increasing number of the population emerging from university with first class degrees, what chances have you got to make your mark in the graduate job market? Instead of fretting about future education, why not try a career that takes more than a nifty degree?

2015 66

8 Job Search Trends You Should Expect in 2020

Ms. Career Girl

Diplomas, certificates, and just the overall educational background will always be relevant to employers. Featured Job Search Life After College News job search 2020 job search trends 2020The new year always brings some exciting new developments in the job market with it.

2020 239

5 Tips for College Students to Land a Job in a Recession

Resume Help Blog

College grads have an advantage but need to research companies to set themselves apart. Recent college grads face a tough job market in today’s recession. College students usually don’t have a mortgage, children and many of the bigger expenses of life yet.

2009 100

How To Find A Great Finance Job Right Out Of College

Career Realism

If you wish to begin a lucrative finance career but don’t know how or where to look for your first job, follow these tips to learn how to find a great finance job right out of college. In addition to above-average grades and recognizable certifications, many higher-paying finance jobs require entry-level applicants to have practical experience in their chosen fields. Check out these related articles: 7 Tips For Finding A Job After College.

2013 85

Become an Investment Banker in 3 Months. Here’s How?

Imarticus Learning

An engineering graduate, Shubhadeep was disappointed with the career opportunities that were presented to him after four years of college. His brother, also an investment banker, gave positive reactions on Imarticus review glassdoor and pointed him toward the investment banking certifications. Shubhadeep’s transition from engineering to an investment banking job in three months truly is inspirational. Career transitions are hard. Really hard.

2019 63

3 Tips For College Grads Saving For Retirement

Career Realism

It may seem as though college grads have a long time to go before they can officially retire. As a recent college graduate, you may be focusing heavily on your new career opportunities. The CD stands for Certificate of Deposit and it allows you to earn interest on the deposits that you place in your savings account. Find An Internship Start searching for an internship immediately after college or while you’re still in college and getting ready to graduate.

How to Become a Life Coach

Ms. Career Girl

Not only that, but getting certified as a life coach can be quite expensive, as most certification programs will cost $5000 or more. Learn about your ideal client so you can make informed decisions and potentially specialize within your certification program. General life coaching certifications still prepare you to get your foot in the door for your business or as an in-house coach. Education Life After College News how to become a life coach life coach

What do you need to study to become a project manager?

Jobacle

Whether you are a student who wants to pursue a corporate career or a working professional who is looking to move up the corporate ladder , obtaining a project management certification is a smart way to upgrade to a managerial career. Best project management certifications.

2020 130

What You Can Expect After Getting an Accounting Degree

Career Alley

CPAs must pass an extensive exam for certification and complete additional educational courses. They are also required to take continuing education courses to maintain their certification. Career advice College Grad College Grads Advice Career Advisor Careers Guest PostsGetting an education is definitely one way to significantly increase your earning power.

2012 207

college career office being pushed to give students bad advice

Ask A Manager

However, I think it is ridiculous for a business student to hand over a folder full of records of participation, awards certificate and writing samples from a theory class. And let me know how I can help, if at all, because I’m becoming obsessed with the need to reform college career centers. And students, you should be getting obsessed with this too, because right now your very expensive college is probably failing you in this area.).

2012 57

How To Get A Job In The Field Of Investment Banking?

Imarticus Learning

He was unable to get himself a job and failed to set up his own business Here’s how he got placed at BNP Paribas, with a certificate course from Imarticus. Recalling his experience, he explains how from being a boy who just graduated from college with no practical knowledge, he transformed into a well-groomed professional at Imarticus. Jitesh did his graduation from commerce.

The Investment Banking Course That Will Get You Hired

Imarticus Learning

My name is Prateek Dhar, and I have a bachelor’s degree in accounts and auditing from NM college. Blog investment banking certification Investment banking course Investment Banking Courses investment banking trainingPrateek shares his experience and the journey that led to an investment banking job at Goldman Sachs. Investment Banking is an industry that’s hard to break into, even with a master’s degree in finance.