19th February 2020
HR is a rewarding career path, which involves varied work, helping and nurturing others, competitive pay and a robust job market. Here we cover many of the questions we get asked about HR jobs such as the qualifications needed, the roles on offer and the importance of HR to the wider organisation.
16th July 2019
The CIPD is seen by many as a good way to acquire the essential knowledge and skills to become an effective HR practitioner. But is it actually worth it?
2nd July 2019
We’ve all encountered a terrible interview. Sometimes it’s something you’ve done, but what happens when it’s not something you could plan for? Sometimes through no fault of your own bad interviews do happen, even when you’ve done the legwork. You told us about some of your own interview horror stories.
21st June 2019
Job hunting in the 21st Century is fast, competitive and online. If you're not using LinkedIn et al efficiently, then you'll be left behind. Here are a few ways to use social media to boost your job prospects.
10th June 2019
For years, people have questioned whether the CV is still relevant, especially when so many of us use LinkedIn to find our next role. Does the CV still have a valuable part to play or is it time we got rid of it?
28th May 2019
We’ve previously examined the merits of the CIPD qualification and whether it’s worth the effort, exertion and exhaustion of studying (usually) part-time while working, but we wanted to know what you – the HR professional community – thought about it.