Careers in HR

Find out how your peers chose their path into HR in XpertHR's 2017 careers survey

HR careers survey: Tell us how you got into HR

XpertHR is conducting a survey on HR careers, looking at how UK HR professionals begin, manage and progress their careers...

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Neil Morrison leaves Penguin Random House for Severn Trent

8 May 2017

One of the UK’s most well-known HR directors, Neil Morrison, is swapping memoirs for reservoirs as he leaves book publishing...

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What does the CIPD’s new professional standards framework mean for HR?

21 Apr 2017

The CIPD is in the process of building a new professional standards framework that will help HR professionals to navigate...

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Alison Horner, chief people officer at Tesco, has been on the supermarket's executive committee since 2011. Photo: Tesco

Chief HR officers increasingly on FTSE 100 top tables

7 Apr 2017

A place at the “top table” has been the abiding aspiration of many a senior HR leader. But new research...

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Personnel Today Awards 2017 open for entries

29 Mar 2017

Is your HR team at the heart of your organisation? Are you getting the recognition you deserve? Your opportunity to...

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Postcard from the future: A CHRO in 2021

13 Jan 2017

PROMOTED | We often talk about the future, but how often do we describe it?...

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HR analytics skills: strong demand but short supply

29 Nov 2016

HR analytics skills are becoming a priority area for HR as data and analytics move up the HR agenda, according...

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HR pay rises lowest in a decade

28 Nov 2016

HR professionals saw their pay rise by an average of 2.3% over the past year, according to new data from...

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HR Director of the Year 2016: Sharon Bridgland-Gough, Cardtronics

22 Nov 2016

Sharon Bridgland-Gough of Cardtronics has received the coveted HR Director of the Year for 2016 at the Personnel Today Awards....

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CBRE's Anna Haines collects her 2016 Rising Star trophy from Harvey Nash director Lisa Wormald.

CBRE’s Anna Haines is HR Rising Star 2016

22 Nov 2016

The 2016 HR Rising Star is Anna Haines of CBRE Global Workspace Solutions. The Personnel Today Award, sponsored by professional...

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Who will scoop the prize at this year's ceremony?

Personnel Today Awards 2016: deadline extended

17 Jun 2016

The deadline for the Personnel Today Awards 2016, the biggest and brightest HR awards event in the UK, has been...

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How to start a career in HR

13 Jun 2016

The number of potential routes into a career in HR is growing – from starting as an apprentice to a...

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Kessar Kalim won HR Business of the Year before being made Overall Winner of the Personnel Today Awards

You don’t always need a qualification to get into HR

13 Jun 2016

Last year’s Personnel Today Awards overall winner Kessar Kalim discusses why not having a formal HR qualification has not hindered...

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HR education: should I study for a Masters qualification?

13 Jun 2016

A popular option both for new graduate and mid-career HR professionals is to study for a Masters degree in human...

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Public-sector HR valued by leaders

3 Jun 2016

Public-sector HR teams are held in high regard by their organisations’ leaders who listen to and act on their advice,...

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