Phr Study Guide

Author: Phr Certification Study Guide Team
Publisher: Test Prep Books
ISBN: 1628453893
Release Date: 2017-01-16

PHR Study Guide: Exam Prep & Practice Test Questions for the Professional in Human Resources Certification Exam Developed for test takers trying to achieve a passing score on the PHR certification, this comprehensive study guide includes: -Quick Overview -Test-Taking Strategies -Introduction to the PHR Certification Exam -Business Management and Strategy -Workforce Planning and Employment -Human Resource Development -Compensation and Benefits -Employee and Labor Relations -Risk Management -Practice Questions -Detailed Answer Explanations Each section of the test has a comprehensive review that goes into detail to cover all of the content likely to appear on the PHR certification. The practice test questions are each followed by detailed answer explanations. If you miss a question, it's important that you are able to understand the nature of your mistake and how to avoid making it again in the future. The answer explanations will help you to learn from your mistakes and overcome them. Understanding the latest test-taking strategies is essential to preparing you for what you will expect on the exam. A test taker has to not only understand the material that is being covered on the test, but also must be familiar with the strategies that are necessary to properly utilize the time provided and get through the test without making any avoidable errors. Anyone planning to take the PHR certification should take advantage of the review material, practice test questions, and test-taking strategies contained in this study guide.

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.

Phr Exam Secrets Study Guide

Author: Exam Secrets Test Prep Team Phr
Publisher: Mometrix Media Llc
ISBN: 1610725069
Release Date: 2014-03-31
Genre: Study Aids

***Includes Practice Test Questions*** PHR Exam Secrets helps you ace the Professional in Human Resources Certification Exams, without weeks and months of endless studying. Our comprehensive PHR Exam 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. PHR Exam Secrets includes: The 5 Secret Keys to PHR & SPHR Exam Success: Time is Your Greatest Enemy, Guessing is Not Guesswork, Practice Smarter, Not Harder, Prepare, Don't Procrastinate, Test Yourself; 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; Comprehensive sections including: Certification, Score, Pass Rates, Strategic Management, SWOT, Mission Importance, Formal Planning Systems, External Environment, Workforce Planning, Getting Started, Building Support, Organizational Effectiveness, Ethics, Organizational Structure, Strategic Human Resource Management, Content Valid Recruitment, Selection Procedure, Performance Appraisals, Individual Differences in Organizations, Personality, Attitudes & Behaviors, The Perceptual Process, Training & Development, Managing Work Motivation, Business and Its Environment, Professional Education, Skills Demonstrated, Office Procedures, Management, Communications, and Employability Skills, Marketing, Leadership, Stress Management, Decision Making, and much more...

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.

A Guide to the Human Resource Body of Knowledge

Author: Sandra M. Reed
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781119374916
Release Date: 2017-04-18
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.

Phr Sphr Exam Study Guide 2016

Author: Trivium Test Prep
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.

PHR SPHR Professional in Human Resources Certification All in One Exam Guide

Author: William H. Truesdell
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
ISBN: 0071825207
Release Date: 2014-12-08
Genre: Computers

PHR/SPHR Professional in Human Resources Certification All-in-One Exam Guide "All-in-One Is All You Need." Get complete coverage of the HR Certification Institute's Professional and Senior Professional in Human Resources Body 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 and strategy Workforce planning and employment Human resource development Compensation and benefits Employee and labor relations Risk management Electronic content includes: 350 practice exam questions Test engine that provides full-length practice exams and customized quizzes by exam topic PDF copy of the book for studying on the go

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.

SHRM CP SHRM SCP Certification Practice Exams

Author: Joanne Simon-Walters
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
ISBN: 1259584887
Release Date: 2016-05-22
Genre: Business & Economics

More than 500 accurate practice questions and answers for the SHRM-CP and SHRM-SCP exams This all-new book arms you with hundreds of practice questions for the two 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. SHRM-CP/SHRM-SCP Certification Practice Exams is logically organized by exam domains, allowing you to focus on specific topics and tailor your study to areas of strength and weakness. Two pre-assessment tests—one for each exam—are also included to gauge your exam readiness and determine a course for self-study. • Written by a pair of seasoned HR professionals • Supplements SHRM-CP/SHRM-SCP Certification All-in-One Exam Guide • Covers all SHRM-CP and SHRM-SCP functional areas Electronic content includes: • All of the questions from the book in a customizable exam engine--practice answering questions by exam topic or take complete, timed exams • PDF copy of the book

The Future of Human Resource Management

Author: Mike Losey
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9780470193754
Release Date: 2007-05-11
Genre: Business & Economics

Sixty-three stellar academics, consultants, and practitioners look at the future of human resources The follow-up to the bestselling Tomorrow's HR Management (978-0-471-19714-0), this book presents an international panel of expert contributors who offer their views on the state of HR and what to expect in the future. Topics covered include HR as a decision science, understanding and managing people, creating and adapting organizational culture, the effects of globalization, collaborative ventures, and investing in the next generation. Like its bestselling predecessor before it, The Future of Human Resource Management offers the very best thinking on the future of HR from the most respected leaders in the field.

Shrm Cp Exam Practice Questions

Author: Shrm Exam Secrets Test Prep
ISBN: 1516706838
Release Date: 2016-10-24

SHRM-CP Exam Practice Questions are the simplest way to prepare for the Society for Human Resource Management Certified Professional Exam. Practice is an essential part of preparing for a test and improving a test taker's chance of success. The best way to practice taking a test is by going through lots of practice test questions. If someone has never taken a practice test, then they are unprepared for the types of questions and answer choices that they will encounter on the official test. There is a tremendous advantage to someone taking the test that is already familiar with the questions and answer choices. Another advantage of taking practice tests is that you can assess your performance and see if you need to study and practice more, or if you're already prepared enough to achieve success on your test day. If you do well on the practice test, then you know you're prepared. If you struggle on the practice test, then you know you may still have more work to do to get prepared. Taking lots of practice tests helps ensure that you are not surprised or disappointed on your test day. Our SHRM-CP Exam Practice Questions give you the opportunity to test your knowledge on a set of questions. You can know everything that is going to be covered on the test and it will not do you any good on test day if you have not had a chance to practice. Repetition is a key to success and using practice test questions allows you to reinforce your strengths and improve your weaknesses. Detailed answer explanations are also included for each question. It may sound obvious, but you have to know which questions you missed (and more importantly why you missed them) to be able to avoid making the same mistakes again

CPA Exam For Dummies

Author: Kenneth W. Boyd
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118813799
Release Date: 2014-08-19
Genre: Study Aids

Get started on the path to passing the CPA exam today Passing the CPA exam can be the first step to a long and rewarding career. With CPA Exam For Dummies, you'll get a full overview of the exam, information on how to register, the requirements for taking and passing the tests, as well as a review of the four sections. This comprehensive introductory study guide provides you with a wealth of information, including all the current AICPA content requirements in auditing and attestation, business environment and concepts, financial accounting and reporting, and accounting regulation. From start to finish, the text is designed to prepare you for each portion of this rigorous exam. Preparing for the CPA exam can be a daunting process. With the classic For Dummies approach, CPA Exam For Dummies offers an overview and steps on how to get started. Go at your own pace to master the various sections of the exam, and use the book as a reference on an ongoing basis as you prepare for the exam portions. Dive into the book to find: An overview of the CPA exam, featuring exam organization and information on scoring A content review, including practice questions and explanations of answers Online bonus practice exams to boost your knowledge and confidence An overview of the benefits of passing the CPA exam and becoming a certified public accountant For those seeking to pass the CPA exam and launch their accounting careers, CPA Exam For Dummies is the go-to resource for getting started!