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Certification of Excellence

Whether you’re a seasoned pro or just starting out on your HR journey, a certification (aPHR™, aPHRi™, PHR®, PHRca®, PHRi™, SPHR®, SPHRi™, GPHR™) from HR Certification Institute (HRCI®) is the perfect way to be distinguished as an HR expert. You’ll be recognized for your skills,and your ability to mitigate risks and drive business results.

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upSkill Learning and Assessment

Revolutionary learning and assessment modules designed to power up your people management skills and keep you up to date with the latest industry trends. These affordable and accessible tools by HR Certification Institute® (HRCI®) are designed for both HR and non-HR professionals to use on-demand.

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From Our Blog

HRCI Champion Profile: David Ingelmo Tardio

Tim Lemke

An interview with an SPHRi recipient.

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PHR and SPHR Changes Reflect Growing HR Complexity

Barry Lawrence, MBA, aPHR, HRCI Staff Writer

The PHR and SPHR exams have new content as of August 1, 2018.

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