Author: Anne M. Bogardus

Publisher: John Wiley and Sons

ISBN: 0470441291

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 576

View: 1535

Completely revised and enhanced for the new 2007 exams, this book enables you to validate your experience and skills as an HR professional with the industry-standard PHR (Professional in Human Resources) or SPHR (Senior Professional in Human Resources) certifications from the Human Resource Certification Institute (HRCI). This comprehensive new edition of the top-selling PHR/SPHR Study Guide provides you expert preparation and review for these challenging exams as well as comprehensive coverage on labor relations, workforce planning, compensation, OSHA regulations.
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Professional in Human Resources Certification Study Guide

Author: Sandra M. Reed,Anne M. Bogardus

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118331699

Category: Computers

Page: 648

View: 622

Updated edition of best-selling guide for PHR and SPHR candidates The demand for qualified human resources professionals is on the rise. The new Professional in Human Resources (PHR) and Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) exams from the Human Resources Certification Institute (HRCI) reflect the evolving industry standards for determining competence in the field of HR. This new edition of the leading PHR/SPHR Study Guide reflects those changes. Serving as an ideal resource for HR professionals who are seeking to validate their skills and knowledge, this updated edition helps those professionals prepare for these challenging exams. Features study tools that are designed to reinforce understanding of key functional areas Provides access to bonus materials, including a practice exam for the PHR as well as one for the SPHR. Also includes flashcards and ancillary PDFs Addresses key topics such as strategic management, workforce planning and employment, compensation and benefits, employee and labor relations, and Occupational Safety and Health Administration regulations This new edition is must-have preparation for those looking to take the PHR or SPHR certification exams in order to strengthen their resume.
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Author: Sandra M. Reed,Anne M. Bogardus

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1119068134

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 656

View: 2059

Comprehensive PHR/SPHR exam preparation, featuring interactive learning environment PHR/SPHR Professionals in Human Resources Certification Deluxe Study Guide is the number-one preparation resource for these premier Human Resources certifications. Fully updated to align with the latest versions of these challenging exams, this guide provides detailed coverage of key topics, including strategic management, workforce planning and employment, compensation and benefits, employee and labor relations, and OSHA regulations. The interactive learning environment provides additional study tools that help reinforce your understanding, including electronic flashcards, ancillary PDFs, workbook templates, and chapter exercises. Bonus PHR and SPHR practice exams allow you to test your knowledge and get a feel for the tests, so you can review what's needed and avoid exam day surprises. The PHR and SPHR certifications, offered by the Human Resources Certification Institute (HRCI), have become the industry standard for determining competence in the HR field. This helpful guide gives you everything you need to fully prepare for these exams, so you can demonstrate your knowledge when it counts and pass with flying colors. Refresh your understanding of key functional areas Practice the practical with workbook templates Test your knowledge with flashcards and exercises Preview exam day with bonus practice exams If you're looking to showcase your skills and understanding of the HR function, PHR/SPHR Professionals in Human Resources Certification Deluxe Study Guide is your ideal resource for PHR/SPHR preparation.
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Professional in Human Resources CertificationStudy Guide

Author: Anne M. Bogardus

Publisher: Sybex

ISBN: 9780782142525

Category: Computers

Page: 512

View: 9845

Whether you're a HR professional seeking to validate the skills and knowledge acquired through years of practical experience or a relative newcomer to the HR field looking to strengthen your resume, the PHR and SPHR certifications from the Human Resource Certification Institute (HRCI) provide you with the means to do so. The PHR/SPHR: Professional in Human Resources Certification Study Guide was developed to help you prepare for these challenging exams, and includes additional study tools designed to reinforce understanding of key functional areas. Key topics include: Strategic Management. Formulating HR objectives, practices, and policies to meet organizational needs and opportunities. Workforce Planning and Employment. Planning, developing, implementing, administering, and performing ongoing evaluation of recruiting, hiring, orientation, and exit. Human Resource Development. Ensuring that skills, knowledge, abilities, and performance of the workforce meet organizational and individual needs. Compensation and Benefits. Analyzing, developing, implementing, administering, and performing ongoing evaluation of total compensation and benefits. NOTE: This study guide and/or materials are not sponsored by, endorsed by or affiliated in any way with the Human Resource Certification Institute (HRCI), an affiliate of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM). PHR, SPHR, GPHR and HRCI are trademarks or registered marks of HRCI. SHRM is a registered mark of the Society for Human Resource Management. Note: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of eBook file.
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2018 Exams

Author: Sandra M. Reed

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1119426715

Category: Computers

Page: 400

View: 4742

1,000 challenging practice questions to prepare for the PHR and SPHR exams! PHR/SPHR Professional in Human Resources Certification Practice Tests is the ideal complement to the PHR/SPHR Study Guide, Fifth Edition, PHR/SPHR Deluxe Study Guide, Second Edition, and Review Guide. These self-study guides are intended for HR professionals seeking to validate their skills and knowledge acquired through years of practical experience, or for relative newcomers to the HR field looking to strengthen their resume. These Practice Tests were developed to help certification candidates prepare for these challenging exams, especially for those needing more practice to review or refresh their knowledge right before exam day. The book aligns with A Guide to the Human Resource Body of KnowledgeTM (HRBoKTM), which details the responsibilities of and knowledge needed by today's HR professionals. Practice Tests reflect the critical HR topics that you need to understand as you prepare for the PHR and SPHRexams. • Business Management and Strategy • Workforce Planning and Employment • Human Resource Development • Risk Management and more Plus, you’ll get a year of FREE access to the interactive online learning environment and test bank, which includes full-length tests and practice exams—1,000 practice questions total!
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2018 Exams

Author: Sandra M. Reed

Publisher: Sybex

ISBN: 9781119426523

Category: Computers

Page: 648

View: 4469

The #1 book for the leading HR certifications, aligned with the updated HRBoK™ PHR and SPHR certifications, offered by Human Resources Certification Institute (HRCI), have become the industry standard for determining competence in the field of human resources. Developed by working professionals, the PHR and SPHR credentials demonstrate that recipients are fully competent HR practitioners based on a standard set by workforce peers. Offering insights into those areas of knowledge and practices specific and necessary to human resource management (HRM), this study guide covers tasks, processes, and strategies as detailed in the updated A Guide to the Human Resource Body of Knowledge™ (HRBoK™). The study guide breaks down the critical HR topics that you need to understand as you prepare for the exams. PHR/SPHR Professional in Human Resources Certification Study Guide, Fifth Edition, is the ideal resource for HR professionals seeking to validate their skills and knowledge acquired through years of practical experience, as well as for a relative newcomer to the HR field looking to strengthen their resume. In this edition of the top-selling PHR/SPHR study guide, you’ll find a practical review of all topics covered on the exams, as well as study tools designed to reinforce understanding of key functional areas. Strengthen the skills you learn with a year of FREE access to the Sybex online learning environment, complete with flash cards and practice quizzes to prepare you for exam day. • Business Management and Strategy • Workforce Planning and Employment • Compensation and Benefits • Human Resource Development and more If you’re preparing for these challenging exams, this is the trusted study guide that’ll help you perform your best.
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2018 Exams

Author: Sandra M. Reed

Publisher: Sybex

ISBN: 9781119426738

Category: Computers

Page: 656

View: 6984

The #1 study guide for the leading HR certification, aligned with the updated HRBoK™! PHR/SPHR Professional in Human Resources Certification Deluxe Study Guide, Second Edition, is the ideal resource for HR professionals seeking to validate their skills and knowledge acquired through years of practical experience, or a relative newcomer to the HR field looking to strengthen their resume. Featuring study tools designed to reinforce understanding of key functional areas, it’s the study guide you’ll turn to again and again as you prepare for this challenging exam. Offering insights into those areas of knowledge and practices specific and necessary to human resource management (HRM), this study guide covers tasks, processes, and strategies as detailed in the updated A Guide to the Human Resource Body of Knowledge™ (HRBoK™). The study guide breaks down the critical HR topics that you need to understand as you prepare for the exams. You’ll get a year of FREE access to the interactive online learning environment and test bank, including an assessment test, chapter tests, practice exams, electronic flashcards, and a glossary of key terms. New bonus material includes study checklists and worksheets to supplement your exam preparation, and eBooks in different formats to read on multiple devices. • Refresh your understanding of key functional areas • Practice the practical with workbook templates • Test your knowledge with flashcards and exercises • Preview exam day with bonus practice exams If you're looking to showcase your skills and understanding of the HR function, PHR/SPHR Professionals in Human Resources Certification Deluxe Study Guide is your ideal resource for PHR/SPHR preparation.
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Author: Sandra M. Reed

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118744918

Category: Study Aids

Page: 312

View: 2757

Your ideal, all-inclusive study guide for the PHR and SPHR exams Adding the Professional in Human Resources (PHR) or Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) certification to your resume immediately places you above less qualified competitors. After studying with PHR/SPHR Exam For Dummies, you will conquer the exam armed with confidence and a solid understanding of the test and its presentation. This book + online product includes 4 unique practice tests: two in the book (one PHR one SPHR) and two additional tests online (one additional PHR one additional SPHR). All practice questions include detailed answers and explanations. As human resources becomes an increasingly popular field, you should snatch every opportunity to give yourself an edge. Updated to cover the six functional areas included in the three hour, 175 question online exam: Business Management & Strategy, Workforce Planning & Employment, Human Resource Development, Compensation & Benefits, Employee & Labor Relations, and Risk Management Prepares readers to take an exam that replaces the 60 credit hours of continuing education that is required for recertification every three years For aspiring students and human resources professionals, this For Dummies text is the ideal guide to acing the PHR/SPHR Exam.
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Author: Dory Willer,William H. Truesdell

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 007182653X

Category: Computers

Page: 640

View: 6202

An all-new exam guide for the HR Certification Institute’s Professional and Senior Professional in Human Resources certifications PHR/SPHR Professional in Human Resources Certification All-in-One Exam Guide offers 100% coverage of all objectives for both the Professional in Human Resources (PHR) and Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) exams. Each chapter includes Exam Tips that highlight key exam information, a chapter summary, and end-of-chapter practice questions. This authoritative resource also serves as a valuable, on-the-job reference. Real-world examples as well as Notes, Tips, and Cautions provide professional insight and call out potentially harmful situations. Covers all official objectives for both the PHR and SPHR exams Special “HR at Work” sidebars provide actual examples of policies and procedures at work Electronic includes two practice exams and worksheets
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Author: Sandra M. Reed,James J. Galluzzo, III

Publisher: Sybex

ISBN: 9781119426820

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 1054

View: 9329

The ultimate value-priced bundle for PHR/SPHR preparation The PHR and SPHR: Professional in Human Resources Complete Certification Kit: 2018 Exams is the ultimate bundle for comprehensive exam preparation. Featuring the Review Guide and the Deluxe Study Guide, this kit covers 100 percent of the exam objectives for both the PHR and SPHR certifications—including the newest 2018 changes that align with A Guide to the Human Resources Body of Knowledge (HRBoK). Detailed discussion of business strategy, workforce management, compensation, labor relations, risk management, and more uses real workplace situations to illustrate important concepts, giving you a deeper understanding of both theory and application to promote peak performance on the exam—and on the job. As practice makes perfect, you also get access to the Sybex online learning environment, featuring electronic flashcards, practice exams, audio instruction, and free e-books to help you study anywhere, anytime, from nearly any device. Complete, comprehensive, and fully up-to-date, this kit is designed to help you: Master 100 percent of the exam objectives Understand the latest updates to the HRBoK Guide Apply critical concepts to real-world scenarios Test your knowledge with challenging practice exams The PHR and SPHR certifications are industry-standard qualifications demonstrating professional competence in central human resources knowledge domains. Based on standards developed by peers, the exam is regularly updated to reflect actual practices and developments being used in the field; your chances of success are only as good as your prep material is current, so don’t take chances—instead, take advantage of the expert discussion, full exam coverage, practical perspective, and digital study tools provides in the PHR/SPHR: Professional in Human Resources Certification Kit.
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Author: Sandra M. Reed

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 111937491X

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 624

View: 1010

An essential reference for HR professionals A Guide to the HR Body of Knowledge (HRBoKTM) from HR Certification Institute (HRCI®) is an essential reference book for HR professionals and a must-have guide for those who wish to further their expertise and career in the HR field. This book will help HR professionals align their organizations with essential practices while also covering the Core Knowledge Requirements for all exams administered by HRCI. Filled with authoritative insights into the six areas of HR functional expertise: Business Management and Strategy; Workforce Planning and Employment; Human Resource Development; Compensation and Benefits; Employee and Labor Relations; and Risk Management, this volume also covers information on exam eligibility, and prep tips. Contributions from dozens of HR subject matter experts cover the skills, knowledge, and methods that define the profession's best practices. Whether used as a desk reference, or as a self-assessment, this book allows you to: Assess your skill set and your organization's practices against the HRCI standard Get the latest information on strategies HR professionals can use to help their organizations and their profession Gain insight into the body of knowledge that forms the basis for all HRCI certification exams As the HR field becomes more diverse and complex, HR professionals need an informational "home base" for periodic check-ins and authoritative reference. As a certifying body for over four decades, HRCI has drawn upon its collective expertise to codify a standard body of knowledge for the field. The HRBoK is the definitive resource that will be your go-to HR reference for years to come.
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Author: Tresha Moreland,Gabriella Parente-Neubert,Joanne Simon-Walters

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071840907

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 416

View: 1367

Don't Let the Real Test Be Your First Test! Based on the HR Certification Institute's Professional and Senior Professional in Human Resources bodies of knowledge, this practical guide contains 600+ realistic practice exam questions to prepare you for these challenging certification exams. To aid in your understanding of the material, in-depth explanations of both the correct and incorrect answers are provided for every question. A valuable pre-assessment exam tests your readiness and identifies areas requiring further study. Designed to help you pass the exams, this is the perfect companion to PHR/SPHR Professional in Human Resources Certification All-in-One Exam Guide. Covers all PHR and SPHR functional areas, including: Business management and strategy Workforce planning and employment Human resource development Compensation and benefits Employee and labor relations Risk management Electronic content includes: All 600+ practice exam questions from the book in the Total Tester exam engine--test yourself by exam topic or take complete exams PDF copy of the book for studying on the go
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2018 Exams

Author: James J. Galluzzo, III

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1119426782

Category: Computers

Page: 336

View: 2012

Essential review for the PHR/SPHR exams, aligned with the updated HRBoK™ PHR/SPHR Professional in Human Resources Certification Review Guide is the ideal companion to the PHR/SPHR Study Guide, Fifth Edition, and PHR/SPHR Deluxe Study Guide, Second Edition. These self-study guides are intended for HR professionals seeking to validate their skills and knowledge acquired through years of practical experience, or for relative newcomers to the HR field looking to strengthen their resume. Organized by those areas of knowledge and practices specific and necessary to human resource management (HRM), this handy review guide covers tasks, processes, and strategies as detailed in the updated A Guide to the Human Resource Body of Knowledge™ (HRBoK™), giving you clear guidance on what you need to know for the exams. You also get a year of FREE access to the Sybex online interactive learning environment and study tools, which feature flashcards, chapter tests, two bonus practice exams, and more. The review guide aligns with the HRCI test specifications, which detail the responsibilities and knowledge needed by today's HR professionals. Covers key functional areas in greater depth: HR students and professionals studying for the PHR/SPHR certification need a trusted resource to aid in their preparation—this review guide does that and more.
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Author: Christina Nishiyama,Dory Willer,William H. Truesdell

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education

ISBN: 9781260453119

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 656

View: 1239

Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. Fully updated coverage of every topic on the 2018 versions of the PHR and SPHR exams Get complete coverage of the HR Certification Institute’s Professional and Senior Professional in Human Resources bodies of knowledge inside this comprehensive resource. Written by HR experts, this authoritative guide fully addresses the core knowledge and responsibilities necessary for the implementation and management of HR practices. You’ll find chapter reviews, “In-the-Trenches” sidebars featuring HR experts’ real-world experiences and sage advice, practice exam questions, and in-depth explanations. Designed to help you pass the PHR and SPHR exams with ease, this definitive volume also serves as an essential on-the-job reference. Covers all PHR and SPHR functional areas, including: •Business Management •Leadership and Strategy•Talent Planning and Acquisition •Learning and Development •Total Rewards •Employee and Labor Relations Electronic content includes: •350 practice exam questions•Test engine that provides full-length practice exams and customized quizzes by exam topic
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Author: Joanne Simon-Walters,Gabriella Parente-Neubert,William H. Truesdell,Dory Willer,Tresha Moreland

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education

ISBN: 9780071834735

Category: Computers

Page: 1056

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Save when you buy these two great Professional in Human Resources certification reviews! PHR/SPHR Professional in Human Resources Certification All-in-One Exam Guide Designed to help you pass the exams, this book offers: Complete coverage of all PHR and SPHR functional areas Chapter reviews summarizing the chapters' salient points "In-the-Trenches" sidebars featuring HR experts' real-world experiences and sage advice Practice exam questions with in-depth explanations PHR/SPHR Professional in Human Resources Certification Practice Exams Don't let the real test be your first test! This book features: 600+ realistic practice exam questions In-depth explanations of both the correct and incorrect answers A pre-assessment exam to test your readiness and identify areas requiring further study
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Test Prep for the Phr/Sphr Professional in Human Resources Certification Exam

Author: Trivium Test Prep

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781941759448

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 132

View: 9404

Think all PHR/SPHR study guides are the same? Think again! With easy to understand lessons and practice test questions designed to maximize your score, you'll be ready. You don't want to waste time - and money! - retaking an exam. You want to accelerate your education, not miss opportunities for starting your future career! Every year, thousands of people think that they are ready for the PHR/SPHR test but realize too late when they get their score back that they were not ready at all. They weren't incapable, and they certainly did their best, but they simply weren't studying the right way. There are a variety of methods to prepare for the Professional in Human Resources Certification test...and they get a variety of results. Trivium Test Prep's PHR/SPHR exam study guide provides the information, secrets, and confidence needed to get you the score you need - the first time around. Losing points on the PHR/SPHR exam can cost you precious time, money, and effort that you shouldn't have to spend. What is in the book? In our Professional in Human Resources Certification Exam study guide, you get the most comprehensive review of all tested concepts. The subjects are easy to understand, and have fully-explained example questions to ensure that you master the material. Best of all, we show you how this information will be applied on the real exam; PHR/SPHR questions are included so that you can know, without a doubt, that you are prepared. Our study guide is streamlined and concept-driven so you get better results through more effective study time. Why spend days or even weeks reading through meaningless junk, trying to sort out the helpful information from the fluff? We give you everything you need to know in a concise, comprehensive, and effective package.
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Senior Professional in Human Resources

Author: Larry Phillips

Publisher: Pearson Education

ISBN: 078974158X

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 704

View: 7519

SPHR Exam Prep Second Edition Senior Professional in Human Resources Dr. Larry Phillips, SPHR COMPREHENSIVE Succeed with comprehensive learning and practice tests Prepare with two comprehensive practice tests Analyze your test readiness and identify areas for further study with practice questions on each exam topic Learn important test-taking strategies to maximize your score and diminish your anxiety Score Higher on the SPHR Exam! We provide you with the proven study tools and expert insight that will help you score higher on your exam. Focused exercises throughout the chapters reinforce your knowledge of test topics by allowing you to apply what you are learning. Practice questions include detailed explanations of the answers–so you can learn the material by understanding why an answer is correct. Comprehensive discussion of all subject areas covered by the SPHR: Strategic Management, Workforce Planning and Employment, Human Resource Development, Total Rewards, Employee and Labor Relations, and Risk Management. Two full-length practice tests enable you to time yourself under exam circumstances so you know exactly what to expect on test day and can identify any areas in which you are struggling before you take the real exam. Written by a Leading SPHR Expert! Dr. Larry Phillips (SPHR) has extensive experience as a Human Resource Management (HR) manager at both the tactical and strategic level. He has taught numerous PHR/SPHR certification classes under the auspices of the Society for Human Resource Management and is, himself, certified as a Senior Professional in Human Resource Management. He has managed small HR operations as well as large HR organizations. Dr. Phillips is on the faculty of Indiana University South Bend where he teaches graduate and undergraduate human resource classes. He has previously taught courses in training and development at the higher education level. Dr. Phillips publishes frequently in these areas. “For many people, this book will remove the mystery that has surrounded this exam for years and also ease a great deal of their anxieties.” –Haley C. Recio, Director of Human Resources and Administration, Teknovus, Inc.
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Author: Tresha Moreland,Gabriella Parente-Neubert,Joanne Simon-Walters

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 1260026345

Category: Business & Economics

Page: N.A

View: 8426

Don’t Let the Real Test Be Your First Test! Based on the HR Certification Institute’s aPHR Exam Content Outline, aPHR Associate Professional in Human Resources Certification Practice Exams contains more than 500 practice questions that match those on the live test in content, tone, format, and difficulty. To aid in understanding, the book offers in-depth explanations of both the correct and incorrect answer choices. A valuable pre-assessment exam tests your readiness and identifies areas requiring further study. This highly effective self-study resource is the perfect companion to aPHR Associate Professional in Human Resources Certification All-in-One Exam Guide. Covers every topic on the aPHR exam, including: • HR operations • Recruitment and selection • Compensation and benefits • Human resource development and retention • Employee relations • Health, safety, and security Electronic content includes: • All 500+ practice exam questions from the book in the Total Tester exam engine—take full-length practice exams or customized quizzes by exam topic • Secured book PDF
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