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PHR SPHR Professional in Human Resources Certification Study Guide

PHR   SPHR Professional in Human Resources Certification Study Guide Author Anne M. Bogardus
ISBN-10 9780470441299
Release 2009-05-18
Pages 576
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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 SPHR Professional in Human Resources Certification Deluxe Study Guide

PHR   SPHR Professional in Human Resources Certification Deluxe Study Guide Author Sandra M. Reed
ISBN-10 9781119068136
Release 2015-03-09
Pages 656
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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.



A Guide to the Human Resource Body of Knowledge HRBoK

A Guide to the Human Resource Body of Knowledge  HRBoK Author Sandra M. Reed
ISBN-10 9781119374893
Release 2017-04-17
Pages 624
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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 For Dummies

PHR   SPHR Exam For Dummies Author Sandra M. Reed
ISBN-10 9781118744918
Release 2016-01-06
Pages 312
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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 and SPHR Professional in Human Resources Certification Complete Deluxe Study Guide

PHR and SPHR Professional in Human Resources Certification Complete Deluxe Study Guide Author Sandra M. Reed
ISBN-10 1119426731
Release 2018-12-11
Pages 656
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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.



PHR and SPHR Professional in Human Resources Certification Complete Review Guide

PHR and SPHR Professional in Human Resources Certification Complete Review Guide Author James J. Galluzzo, III
ISBN-10 9781119426752
Release 2018-08-07
Pages 336
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Essential review for the PHR/SPHR exams, aligned with the updated HRBoKTM 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 KnowledgeTM (HRBoKTM), 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.



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

PHR SPHR Professional in Human Resources Certification All in One Exam Guide Author Dory Willer
ISBN-10 9780071826532
Release 2014-12-12
Pages 640
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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



SPHR Exam Prep

SPHR Exam Prep Author Cathy Winterfield
ISBN-10 9780134060286
Release 2015-12-22
Pages 900
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&> 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 Study Tips like the advice and instruction that a personal tutor might provide Notes, Tips, and Cautions provide you with hints and strategies that will help you reduce your mistakes on the exam Comprehensive discussion of all six functional areas covered on the SPHR Exam Practice Questions that include detailed explanations of correct and incorrect answers–so you can learn the material from your success and mistakes COMPREHENSIVE! Succeed with comprehensive learning and practice tests Master the SPHR exam materials in all six tested functional areas Prepare with a comprehensive practice test Analyze your test readiness and areas for further study with topic-focused chapter tests CD-ROM—based practice exam includes an interactive test engine for a meaningful exam experience with 175 questions Learn important test-taking strategies to maximize your score and diminish your anxiety Pearson IT Certification Practice Test The CD-ROM—based practice exam includes an interactive test engine for a realistic exam experience with 175 questions. Includes Exclusive Offer for 70% Off Premium Edition eBook and Practice Test CATHY LEE PANTANO WINTERFIELD, MBA, MSHE, SPHR, ACC, is President of NovaCore Performance Solutions, a firm dedicated to enhancing individual and team workplace performance. She has more than 25 years of experience in HR, training, consulting, management, and coaching for businesses, non-profits, and governmental entities. She previously served as Director of Human Resource Management Programs for Cornell University’s School of Industrial and Labor Relations. Winterfield has presented on many HR and management development topics, and co-authored more than a dozen online courses in these fields. Her books include Performance Appraisals and Mission-Driven Interviewing, as well as the Pearson IT Certification book PHR Exam Prep, Third Edition.



PHR Study Guide 2018

PHR Study Guide 2018 Author PHR 2018 Exam Prep Team
ISBN-10 1635302501
Release 2017-09-22
Pages 138
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Trivium Test Prep¿s PHR Study Guide 2018: PHR Certification Preparation and Practice Test Questions for the Professional in Human Resources Exam offers:A detailed overview of what you need to know for the PHR test, so that you know exactly what to expect on the PHR examA PHR review of all the subjects over which you will be testedPHR practice questions for you to practice and improveTest tips and strategies to help you score higher on the PHR 2018 Trivium Test Prep¿s PHR Study Guide 2018: PHR Certification Preparation and Practice Test Questions for the Professional in Human Resources Exam covers: Business Management and StrategyWorkforce Planning and EmploymentTotal Rewards: Compensation and BenefitsTraining and DevelopmentEmployee and Labor RelationsRisk Management ...plus a FULL PHR practice test! About Trivium Test PrepTrivium Test Prep is an independent test prep study guide company that produces and prints all of our books right here in the USA. Our dedicated professionals know how people think and learn, and have created our PHR book based on what research has shown to be the fastest, easiest, and most effective way to prepare for the exam. Unlike other study guides that are stamped out in a generic fashion, our PHR test prep manual is specifically tailored for your exact needs.



The Official BBC micro bit User Guide

The Official BBC micro bit User Guide Author Gareth Halfacree
ISBN-10 9781119413844
Release 2017-10-05
Pages 312
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The go-to guide to getting started with the BBC micro:bit and exploring all of its amazing capabilities. The BBC micro:bit is a pocket-sized electronic development platform built with education in mind. It was developed by the BBC in partnership with major tech companies, communities, and educational organizations to provide kids with a fun, easy, inexpensive way to develop their digital skills. With it, kids (and grownups) can learn basic programming and coding while having fun making virtual pets, developing games, and a whole lot more. Written by internationally bestselling tech author Gareth Halfacree and endorsed by the Micro:bit Foundation, The Official BBC micro:bit User Guide contains what you need to know to get up and running fast with the BBC micro:bit. Learn everything from taking your first steps with the BBC micro:bit to writing your own programs. You'll also learn how to expand its capabilities with add-ons through easy-to-follow, step-by-step instructions. Set up your BBC micro:bit and develop your digital skills Write code in JavaScript Blocks, JavaScript, and Python Discover the BBC micro:bit’s built-in sensors Connect the BBC micro:bit to a Raspberry Pi to extend its capabilities Build your own circuits and create hardware The Official BBC micro:bit User Guide is your go-to source for learning all the secrets of the BBC micro:bit. Whether you're just beginning or have some experience, this book allows you to dive right in and experience everything the BBC micro:bit has to offer.



Phr Exam Secrets Study Guide

Phr Exam Secrets Study Guide Author Exam Secrets Test Prep Team Phr
ISBN-10 1610725069
Release 2014-03-31
Pages 144
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***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...



Camera Image Quality Benchmarking Enhanced Edition

Camera Image Quality Benchmarking  Enhanced Edition Author Jonathan B. Phillips
ISBN-10 9781119054672
Release 2017-12-07
Pages 400
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The essential guide to the entire process behind performing a complete characterization and benchmarking of cameras through image quality analysis Camera Image Quality Benchmarking contains the basic information and approaches for the use of subjectively correlated image quality metrics and outlines a framework for camera benchmarking. The authors show how to quantitatively compare image quality of cameras used for consumer photography. This book helps to fill a void in the literature by detailing the types of objective and subjective metrics that are fundamental to benchmarking still and video imaging devices. Specifically, the book provides an explanation of individual image quality attributes and how they manifest themselves to camera components and explores the key photographic still and video image quality metrics. The text also includes illustrative examples of benchmarking methods so that the practitioner can design a methodology appropriate to the photographic usage in consideration. The authors outline the various techniques used to correlate the measurement results from the objective methods with subjective results. The text also contains a detailed description on how to set up an image quality characterization lab, with examples where the methodological benchmarking approach described has been implemented successfully. This vital resource: Explains in detail the entire process behind performing a complete characterization and benchmarking of cameras through image quality analysis Provides best practice measurement protocols and methodologies, so readers can develop and define their own camera benchmarking system to industry standards Includes many photographic images and diagrammatical illustrations to clearly convey image quality concepts Champions benchmarking approaches that value the importance of perceptually correlated image quality metrics Written for image scientists, engineers, or managers involved in image quality and evaluating camera performance, Camera Image Quality Benchmarking combines knowledge from many different engineering fields, correlating objective (perception-independent) image quality with subjective (perception-dependent) image quality metrics.



Human Resources JumpStart

Human Resources JumpStart Author Anne M. Bogardus
ISBN-10 0782151450
Release 2006-07-14
Pages 281
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Launch Your Human Resources Career—Quickly and Effectively Written by an experienced HR specialist, Human Resources JumpStart provides all the core information you need to approach a human resources career with confidence: Introduction to the essential employment laws Staffing requirements Compensation and benefits Occupational health and safety Employee relations Employee communications Training and development Performance management Maintaining employee records Introduction to strategic management in HR



PHR SPHR Professional in Human Resources Certification Practice Tests

PHR   SPHR Professional in Human Resources Certification Practice Tests Author Sandra M. Reed
ISBN-10 1119426804
Release 2018-04-02
Pages 384
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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!



Understanding Social Problems

Understanding Social Problems Author Linda A. Mooney
ISBN-10 9781305856578
Release 2016-01-19
Pages 608
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This thoroughly revised edition of Mooney, Knox, and Schacht's text uses a theoretically balanced, student-centered approach to provide a comprehensive exploration of social problems. UNDERSTANDING SOCIAL PROBLEMS, Tenth Edition, progresses from a micro to macro level of analysis, focusing first on problems related to health care, drugs and alcohols, families, and crime, and then broadening to the larger issues of poverty and inequality, population growth, aging, environmental problems, and conflict around the world. The social problem in each chapter is framed in a global as well as a U.S. context. In addition, the three major theoretical perspectives are applied to the problem under discussion, and its consequences -- as well as alternative solutions -- are explored. Pedagogical features such as The Human Side and Self and Society enable students to grasp how social problems affect the lives of individuals and apply their understanding of social problems to their own lives. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.



CompTIA A Complete Review Guide

CompTIA A  Complete Review Guide Author Troy McMillan
ISBN-10 9781119137894
Release 2015-12-01
Pages 696
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Complete, objective-by-objective review for the A+ exam The CompTIA A+ Complete Review Guide, 3rd Edition is your ideal solution for preparing for exams 220-901 and 220-902. The perfect companion to the CompTIA A+ Complete Study Guide, 3rd Edition this book provides you with extra review and reinforcement of key topics you'll see on the exam. The material is broken into two parts that each focus on a single exam, then organized by domain objective so you can quickly find the information you need most. This new third edition has been updated to reflect the revised exams, with the latest best practices and an emphasis on Windows 8/8.1 and mobile OSes. You also get access to the exclusive Sybex online learning environment featuring over 170 review questions, four bonus exams, 150 electronic flashcards, and a glossary of key terms — over 500 practice questions in all! The CompTIA A+ certification is the essential computer technician credential, and is required by over 100 leading employers. This book gives you the review and practice you need to approach the exam with confidence. Brush up on PC hardware, laptops, printers, and mobile devices Review the fundamentals of networking and security Delve into the latest operating systems and operating procedures Troubleshoot common IT issues, and learn the latest best practices



Phr Sphr Exam Study Guide 2016

Phr   Sphr Exam Study Guide 2016 Author Trivium Test Prep
ISBN-10 1941759440
Release 2015-10-23
Pages 132
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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.