Any advice for someone looking to transition into a full HR Generalist role from Recruiting. I’m currently a Campus Recruiter with about 5 years of HR experience (Coordinator- Higher Ed). I received my PHR certification in September 2020 and sitting for my SHRM-CP in two weeks. I’m having a hard time transitioning into a full Generalist position.
For those of you who spent the time and money to get the PHR or SHRM certifications, do you feel that it actually strengthened your professional capabilities as on HR professional, or did you just do it to fit into the “HR Professional” crowd?
Has anyone taken the PHR exam lately? What was the best test prep IYO? Online on demand , online live classes? Are the practice exams worth the cost?
I am struggling with the fact that I have 13 years of HR experience in one capacity or another, along with a bachelors degree and my PHR designation yet companies say “I’m not qualified or they ghost me when I apply for HR openings. I am experienced in all aspects of HR. How are people with little to no experience coming right out of college obtaining higher level roles than I have currently? It makes my passion for the field just go away.
How long, on average, did it take you to study before you could pass the PHR/SPHR exam? Did you think it was worth it?
Anyone who has a PHR, how long did it take you to study for it? Did you do self study or did you buy one of the classes? Why did you choose PHR over SHRM?
I have worked in the HR space for the past 9 years, however most of my experience has been in Talent Acquisition. I do want to move into a People Operations/Generalist role. I’m planning to go for a HR certificate but unsure if I should go for a PHR or SHRM. Please advise!
PHR or SHRM? I am looking to get more certifications related to HR vs recruiting, but I am unsure on which one is "better" or will help me grow into more of a strategic HR role. Help!!!
Is it worth it to get a professional certification like SHRM/PHR? Not many of my colleagues have one and it’s not a requirement for my role, but I’m curious if it’s worth it in the long run
Does anyone working in M&A Post Merger Integration, OCM, or Transaction Support have any thoughts on PHR (Professional Human Resources) certification? Worth pursuing?
Is the SPHR or PHR license necessary to pivot into human capital? I have a MBA from a Top 15 school. Any thoughts?
Seeking benefit clarification - US Health Indursnce says “Employee cover starts frm $17.65 PCM w/ $400 per month contribution by employer”. What does this mean? Worried about mental health costs/srvcs
Hi, I’m currently a consultant based in the US and my dream is to move to London to pursue a MBA. However, a majority of these programs require a 3.0-3.3 GPA minimum and I unfortunately received a 2.9 (not proud of this but it is what it is) does anyone have any advice on how I can get past this or is it going to be impossible for me to get into grad school in England? Thanks!
Has anyone seen or discussed this Petition for SHRM must support Black Lives Matter & the LGBTQ community? I’ve grown increasingly concerned and disappointed in SHRM’s lack of vocal support for employment protections for LGBTQ+ and black and brown workers, especially as a black woman in HR. It seems like SHRM is overly focused on what is absolutely “legal” and not what is right. I’m of the opinion HR professionals must not only be “legal” but have a relevant and compassionate stance
Serious - Anyone here a Project Management Professional (PMP)? Any experience studying/taking the exam? Monetary benefits to the job? I hear it can warrant a solid 15-20% premium in pay.
I’m 9 years in. Currently taking the educational requirement for CFP through American College. I feel like I can’t focus because I am not really learning anything. Any tips to keep eyes on prize?
Mom justgot diagnosed with pancreatic cancer. Without treatment, the doc says she's got 6 mnths. She wants to enjoy the time she has left and not go through chemo, etc. Any advice frm others with exp?
Those who have their CFP: how have you used/marketed it effectively to enhance your business? Just earned mine and curious how others have benefited.
Anyone who gave the CFE exam recently care to share some tips & tricks on the prep ? I am contemplating to give it in next 2-3m.
Thoughts on Prosci or SHRM-SCP certification? Which would be considered more valuable or highly regarded? Currently focused on Change Management but have a HR background (industry experience / area of study in college).
I really want to get the CFP asap but I’m torn bc all of my time & energy is currently going into building my practice and I’m only about 16 months in with a relatively long way to go. Continued....
I am diverse (Hispanic/Spanish). I hold the following CPA,CFE, and CFA lvl 3 cand. but still my team assigns me the areas of the audit (admin) like SDC liason, confirms, etc. Already talked to my Part
For US folks, Would you join a consulting union for more job protections and better pay transparency?
So I’m an idiot auditor. I am about to promote to senior -I’ve gotten 3s on every review. I have an opportunity to move from audit to deal advisory within B4. Am I equipped to handle the new role??
I have not heard back from the recruiter after interviews, but hiring manager recommended me for the role. Recruiter said she will get bank on Wednesday, nothing since then. Should I message recruiter or Hiring manager?
Question for those of you involved in any activities outside chargeable work (affinity groups, leadership academy, etc). I honestly barely have the ability to focus on my client work (cont).
Is their a future in Power Bi ? Is it worth a certification? I have 2 YOE and looking to get a pay increase.
I want to make my money work for me and investing in index funds seems to be a good first step. Anyone have any good books/research websites to recommend for investing in index funds and/or other financial instruments? Would also appreciate advice anyone has for a first time investor who is terrified of losing money to the market.
Struggling to find a job after passing the UBE. Do you have any recommendations on how to look for jobs? I’ve been applying in NYC, Chicago, and DC through Indeed, LinkedIn, etc but have had no luck.
Does anyone else feel like this has been a “lost” year for career growth due to layoffs, furloughs, hiring/promotion freezes, the difficulties of all remote work, etc? Or is it just me...
I am trying to start wearing real clothes to work from home. Even jeans. Anything except stretchy pants. Figured it would help me not eat so much. Now I just feel like a stuffed sausage.
Has anyone done the Facebook Data Scientist, Product Analytics interview process? If so, any insights you can share?
Anyone in the city do acting classes as a hobby? Understandably things may have changed with covid but interested to hear where might take these classes around the city?
How much base + bonus should I expect for a SC offer in deloittes operations transformation team in FS practice? —— currently a 2 yr consultant at ACN identical role making 125k base. 5 yrs exp, D.C
Going to flex to San Juan for the weekend with other consultant friends in May and gonna stay in a hostel. What are some must do and sees in terms of clubs and sights? Thanks FB!
Just had that moment where I realized two years of hard work and persistence paid off. To all my fellow incoming MBAs this fall, congratulations and enjoy it all! Future MBA 🐠, never give up.
What is cyber security comp like at big4? Glassdoor has massive ranges so I can’t get a read on it. Thanks in advance
Has anyone received the COVID vaccine here? What were the side effects that you experienced? Mine seem to be a little different than what I’m seeing online