I never thought much about certifying as an HR pro.
I get it. You want to be shown as a knowledgeable professional and get some letters after your name. That’s great.
It was never a big deal to me, though. For some however, it was a big deal and I can respect that.
Now, it looks like the clarity of what those letters mean is in serious jeopardy. SHRM is creating their own certification and doing nearly everything in their power to disassociate themselves with HRCI — including uninviting them from the annual conference.
Ouch. Read more…