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What the Uber Lawsuit Could Mean for All HR Departments

News Updates
September 3, 2015

Congratulations to all human resources professionals who recently passed the new SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP exam.  

Many of the newly certified were so excited, they jumped onto Twitter to share their awesome accomplishment.

We caught up with Cecilia Parra, Brandon Ambrose and Jon Thurmond to learn more about what it means to have the SHRM Certification.


September 3, 2015

Paid Leave, Reduced Travel, Breast-Milk Shipping: Companies Raise the Ante in Deals to Keep Parents at Work

News Updates
August 28, 2015

Hiring Steady in August, but Recruiting Struggles Continue for Many HR Professionals

August 6, 2015

Deadline Nears for Meisinger Fellowship Applications

News Updates
August 5, 2015

Building a Magnetic Culture: How to Attract and Retain Top Talent to Create an Engaged, Productive Workforce

The perils of a disengaged workforce are well known—low productivity, high employee turnover, and failure to meet organization-wide goals. Less well known is what to do about it. How do you create a workforce that is always ready, able, and eager to take the organization to the next level?

August 3, 2015

SHRM: Apply 'Seller's Carve-Out' to Small Retirement Plans

News Updates
July 30, 2015

SHRM, in collaboration with U.S. Travel Association, conducted a survey to examine HR professionals’ opinions about the importance of vacation. A large majority of HR professionals believe that when employees take vacation, it makes a positive impact on performance, morale, wellness, culture, productivity and retention. This study also looks at the amount of vacation offered to employees, rollover policies, and the number of unused vacation days. 


July 15, 2015


Culture Savvy: Working and Collaborating Across the Globe

July 14, 2015

SHRM's Aitken Represents U.S. Employers at International Labour Conference

News Updates
June 12, 2015

SHRM's Aitken Represents U.S. Employers at International Labour Conference

News Updates
June 9, 2015


“When the Council puts a panel together these are the movers and shakers of all the key agencies. And to have them 25 feet away from you, and to be able to say, ‘I was in Washington and was able to hear from the director of USCIS’… That carries a credibility that’s priceless.” - Thomas Barnett, JD.  

President Obama's executive action on immigration is bringing major changes to the U.S. employment-based immigration system. Employers cannot afford to fall behind.

June 5, 2015


To read the June 2015 SHRM Leading Indicators of National Employment Report, please click here


June 4, 2015

Injunction Against President's Immigration Action Remains

News Updates
May 29, 2015

One in Four Workers Miss Out on Full 401(k) Match

News Updates
May 26, 2015


There are many good employee engagement surveys out there (SHRM has one, for example). Most of them ask about pay, benefits, workplace culture and other external conditions that help people become engaged in their work.

May 20, 2015

Starting Wednesday, May 13th, through Friday, May 15th, the SHRM Foundation is giving away books you'll enjoy reading next to the pool this summer.

To be eligible to win, enter daily by completing these two steps below:

May 13, 2015

SHRM Announces SHRM Enterprise Solutions

News Updates
April 30, 2015

Is a Federal 'Ban-the-Box' Order on the Way?

News Updates
April 21, 2015

Manage Specialty Drugs to Stem Pharmacy Costs

News Updates
April 8, 2015