Careers in HR

How to get on a HR headhunter’s radar

A fast-moving environment means solid senior HR experience is in demand. If you’re looking for a career move, what’s the best way to stand out to headhunters?

Could you earn 21% more as an HR contractor?

25 Mar 2019

HR professionals who work as contractors could boost their average pay by 21%, according to salary data analysis from CV-Library....

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What training is most important to talent acquisition professionals?

6 Mar 2019

Personnel Today is working with the Forum for In-house Recruiters (The FIRM) to identify the training and skills that professionals...

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HR professionals feature highly in list of power part-timers

26 Feb 2019

HR professionals make up seven of the entries in this year’s Timewise Power 50 – a list of the UK’s...

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HR’s gender pay gap: female salaries grow, but still lag behind

7 Feb 2019

Female pay is rising more quickly than male pay in HR, but men in senior roles are often still paid more than their female counterparts

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Why it’s hard to make change happen in HR

6 Feb 2019

Beginning a three-part serialisation of her book, Lucy Adams – keynote speaker at this week’s HRD Summit – looks at why people don’t like to change the way they work and how you can make it easier for both them and you.

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What to look for in an organisation when job-hunting in HR

21 Jan 2019

The world is your oyster when it comes to looking for HR roles. From the law to finance, healthcare and...

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Top tips on how to get a promotion in HR

16 Jan 2019

“I am a firm advocate of HR as a disruptive movement. We are not there as the personnel department of...

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HR specialist vs HR generalist: which is right for you?

18 Dec 2018

For many HR professionals, there will come a point in their career where they ask themselves whether they want to...

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What qualifications do I need to go into HR?

11 Dec 2018

It is possible to start your human resources career without a specific HR qualification. Getting an HR assistant or officer...

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The Complete HR Career Development Guide

3 Dec 2018

Human resources is an incredibly important area of any business. Whilst it used to be seen as an administrative arm...

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William Hill’s Louise Benford is HR Director of the Year 2018

21 Nov 2018

Louise Benford was crowned HR Director of the Year in one of the most highly anticipated categories at the 2018...

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Twelve tips to help HR get the most from AI

14 Nov 2018

HR needs to shift its mindset if organisations are to reap the benefits of artificial intelligence, according to a white...

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CIPD unveils new HR profession map at annual conference

7 Nov 2018

The CIPD has updated its profession map to reflect how the role of the HR professional will change in coming...

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Third of HR professionals face unethical behaviour

5 Nov 2018

Around a third of HR practitioners feel that managers in their organisation often engage in behaviours they consider to be...

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