PHR SPHR Exam For Dummies

Author: Consumer Dummies
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118603628
Release Date: 2016-01-26
Genre: Business & Economics

An all-inclusive study guide for the PHR and SPHR exams. Reed provides practical and easy-to-follow guidance on everything you need to prepare and pass the exams, from deciding which exam is right for you, to helping you identify their pitfalls-- and how to avoid them.

PHR SPHR Exam For Dummies

Author: Sandra M. Reed
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118744918
Release Date: 2016-01-06
Genre: Study Aids

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 reference includes four sample tests (two PHR and two SPHR) with detailed answers and explanations, sample practice questions that are thoroughly analyzed for the reader's benefit, and a CD test engine. Mimicking the test-taking experience, the CD test engine comes equipped with four additional sample exams, timed testing, handy flashcards, and cross referencing that enables review of the trickiest sections. 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. CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of the e-book file, but are available for download after purchase.

PHR SPHR Professional in Human Resources Certification Practice Tests

Author: Sandra M. Reed
Publisher: Sybex
ISBN: 1119426804
Release Date: 2018-04-02
Genre: Computers

NEW Practice Tests for the 2017 Exams! PHR / SPHR Professional in Human Resources Certification Practice Tests is the ideal complement to the PHR / SPHR Study Guide and Deluxe Study Guide. All of 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. This NEW Practice Tests was developed to help certification candidates prepare for these challenging exams, especially for those needing more practice to review or refresh their knowledge right before taking the exams. The book aligns with the PHR and SPHR EXAM CONTENT OUTLINE, which details the responsibilities of and knowledge needed by today's HR professionals. Practice Tests is designed to reinforce understanding of key functional areas: * Business Management and Strategy * Workforce Planning and Employment * Human Resource Development * Compensation and Benefits * Employee and Labor Relations * Risk Management Readers will have access to the interactive online learning environment and test bank, including full-length tests and practice exams. 1200 practice questions total!

PHR SPHR Professional in Human Resources Certification Study Guide

Author: Anne M. Bogardus
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons
ISBN: 9780470441299
Release Date: 2009-05-18
Genre: Business & Economics

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.

A Guide to the Human Resource Body of Knowledge HRBoK

Author: Sandra M. Reed
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781119374886
Release Date: 2017-05
Genre: Business & Economics

An essential reference for HR professionals and HRCI certification candidates The HRCI® Official Body of Knowledge is the official reference for HR professionals, and a study guide for candidates preparing for the aPHR, PHR, SPHR, GPHR, PHRi, and SPHRi exams. Compiled to help HR professionals to align their organizations with essential practices, this book also covers the Core Knowledge Requirements for all exams administered by The HR Certification Institute®. Authoritative discussion sets the standards for Business Management and Strategy; Workforce Planning and Employment; Human Resource Development; Compensation and Benefits; Employee and Labor Relations; and Risk Management, while material from the HRCI Certification Handbook provides information on exam eligibility, prep tips, practice questions, and more. More in-depth than a study guide, this book covers the sum-total of what it means to be an HR professional in a modern, ever-evolving field. Contributions from dozens of HR subject matters experts cover the essential skills, knowledge, and methods that define the profession's best practices. Whether used as a desk reference, self-assessment, or exam prep, 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 Internalize the body of knowledge that forms the basis for all HRCI certification exams Learn how to best prepare for the exams, and test your knowledge with chapter questions and practice exams As the 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 HRCI® Official Body of Knowledge is the definitive reference for HR practitioners, organizations, instructors, and certification candidates.

SPHR Exam Prep

Author: Larry Phillips
Publisher: Pearson Education
ISBN: 9780789741585
Release Date: 2007-07-16
Genre: Business & Economics

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.

Sphr Exam Secrets Study Guide

Author: Exam Secrets Test Prep Team Sphr
Publisher: Mometrix Media Llc
ISBN: 1610728807
Release Date: 2014-03-31
Genre: Study Aids

***Includes Practice Test Questions*** TExES Art EC-12 (178) Secrets helps you ace the Texas Examinations of Educator Standards, without weeks and months of endless studying. Our comprehensive TExES Art EC-12 (178) Secrets study guide is written by our exam experts, who painstakingly researched every topic and concept that you need to know to ace your test. Our original research reveals specific weaknesses that you can exploit to increase your exam score more than you've ever imagined. TExES Art EC-12 (178) Secrets includes: The 5 Secret Keys to TExES Success: Time is Your Greatest Enemy, Guessing is Not Guesswork, Practice Smarter, Not Harder, Prepare, Don't Procrastinate, Test Yourself; Introduction to the TExES Series including: TExES Assessment Explanation, Two Kinds of TExES Assessments; A comprehensive General Strategy review including: Make Predictions, Answer the Question, Benchmark, Valid Information, Avoid Fact Traps, Milk the Question, The Trap of Familiarity, Eliminate Answers, Tough Questions, Brainstorm, Read Carefully, Face Value, Prefixes, Hedge Phrases, Switchback Words, New Information, Time Management, Contextual Clues, Don't Panic, Pace Yourself, Answer Selection, Check Your Work, Beware of Directly Quoted Answers, Slang, Extreme Statements, Answer Choice Families; Along with a complete, in-depth study guide for your specific TExES exam, and much more...

Phr Sphr Practice Test 2016 Edition

Author: Amber Frias
Publisher: CreateSpace
ISBN: 1515039412
Release Date: 2015-07-11
Genre: Personnel departments

This book provides a comprehensive, 225 question practice test to prepare you for the PHR and SPHR exam for your HR certification. Practice tests are an important strategy to ensure you pass the exam, especially since only about 55 of every 100 test takers pass the PHR and SPHR exam. The questions in this book will help you assess your preparedness for the PHR/SPHR exam and will help you target your study efforts. The book also provides detailed answer explanations for each question. This practice test covers the HRCI body of knowledge covered on the exam, including: * Strategic Management * Workforce Planning & Employment * Total Rewards * Employee and Labor Relations * Risk Management

The Essential Performance Review Handbook

Author: Sharon Armstrong
Publisher: Red Wheel/Weiser
ISBN: 9781601631138
Release Date: 2010
Genre: Business & Economics

The Essential Performance Review Handbook will help you understand why performance reviews serve as an important business tool; motivate personnel and increase productivity; help achieve your company goals; improve manager-employee communication; and reduce your risk of legal liability.

2016 2017 ASVAB For Dummies with Online Practice

Author: Rod Powers
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781119239260
Release Date: 2016-07-14
Genre: Study Aids

The bestselling ASVAB test-prep guide—now updated for 2016/2017 Inside, you'll get in-depth reviews of all nine test subjects you'll encounter on the ASVAB, strategy cheat sheets for verbal, math, and general components, and tips to help you pinpoint your weaknesses and hone your test-taking skills in the areas where you need the most help. Your book purchase also includes a one-year subscription to online study tools, where you'll access six ASVAB practice tests, one AFQT practice test, 500 flashcards to improve your vocabulary, and tools to track your progress. The ASVAB is the most widely used multiple aptitude test in the world. If you're one of the more than one million people preparing to take the ASVAB this year, this updated edition of ASVAB For Dummies gives you everything you need to get the score you need to get the military job you want! Test your skills with practice problems on each of the test's nine subtests Score high and qualify for the military job you want Boost your math, science, and English skills Get one-year access to additional online practice If you have your sights set on enlisting in the military and want to ensure you perform your very best on test day, ASVAB For Dummies makes it easier.

Phr Sphr Exam Study Guide 2016

Author: Trivium Test Prep
Publisher:
ISBN: 1941759440
Release Date: 2015-10-23
Genre: Business & Economics

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.

Property Investing For Dummies Australia

Author: Bruce Brammall
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118396711
Release Date: 2013-01-14
Genre: Business & Economics

Learn to: Make real estate a part of your long-term investment strategy Pick the right properties for profit Spot the best deals on financing Understand the new rules for purchasing properties using SMSFs Become a successful property investor with this user-friendly guide Are you thinking about real estate as a long-term wealth opportunity? Whether you're interested in a house, apartment, vacant land or commercial property, the second Australian edition of Property Investing For Dummies explains what you need to know to ensure you invest wisely. Discover how to build a winning property portfolio with practical advice on everything from choosing the right property at the right price to financing your goals with SMSFs, and much more. Decide which type of property is right for you — choose an investment option that fits in with your financial plans Assemble a reliable support network — research and enlist the help of lenders, buyers' advocates, advisers and other experts Explore your finance options — learn about mortgage terms, lending fees and holding property in a self-managed super fund Evaluate properties worth pursuing — find the right location, identify value and prepare to bid or make an offer Protect your investment — discover what it's like to be a landlord, learn how to insure your property and manage risk Build a solid portfolio — uncover the secrets to growing equity, diversifying and building an income stream Open the book and find: How to invest in residential and commercial properties Information on using a buyers' advocate Advice on shopping for a mortgage Tips for owning property with SMSFs Steps for signing contracts and leases Help with keeping on top of your paperwork Secrets for growing your profits

SHRM CP SHRM SCP Certification All in One Exam Guide

Author: Dory Willer
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9781259583438
Release Date: 2018-09-14
Genre: Business & Economics

Take the SHRM-Certified Professional (SHRM-CP) and SHRM-Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP) exams with complete confidence This integrated exam preparation system delivers 100% coverage of all topics for both the SHRM-Certified Professional (SHRM-CP) and SHRM-Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP) exams. To aid in self-study, each chapter includes Exam Tips that highlight key information, summaries that reinforce salient points, and end-of-chapter questions that are accurate to the content and format of the real tests. Fulfilling the promise of the All-in-One series, this comprehensive reference serves as a study tool AND a valuable on-the-job reference that will serve HR professionals well beyond the exams. SHRM-CP/SHRM-SCP Certification All-in-One Exam Guide features real-world examples and sidebars that offer insight and call out potentially harmful situations. • Written by a team of HR professionals and experienced educators • Features full coverage of all functional areas within the SHRM Body of Competency & Knowledge (BoCK) Electronic content includes: • Test engine that provides full-length SHRM-CP and SHRM-SCP practice exams as well as customized quizzes by exam topic • PDF copy of the book for studying on the go

SHRM CP SHRM SCP Certification Practice Exams

Author: William D. Kelly
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9781259584879
Release Date: 2018-09-07
Genre: Business & Economics

Hundreds of practice questions for the SHRM-CP and SHRM-SCP exams This self-study guide arms you with more than 450 practice questions for the new Society for Human Resource Management exams―the SHRM Certified Professional (SHRM-CP) and the SHRM Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP) exams. All questions simulate those on the actual tests in content, style, tone, format, and difficulty, and are accompanied by in-depth answer explanations for the correct and incorrect answer choices. Two pre-assessment tests―one for each exam―help you gauge your readiness and determine an effective course for study. Logically organized by exam domains, SHRM-CP/SHRM-SCP Certification Practice Exams is the perfect companion to SHRM-CP/SHRM-SCP Certification All-in-One Exam Guide. Covers all topics on both exams, including: • People • Organization • Workplace • Strategy • Situational judgement CD ICON Electronic content includes: • All 450+ practice questions from the book in a fully customizable exam engine—test yourself by exam topic or take complete exams • Secured book PDF