• 20 Apr 2017

    Making the most of your CIPD membership

    By Hassan Jugoo, Assoc CIPD, Student Development Executive, CIPD – (Studied a Level 3 Certificate in Human Resources Practice) Ever wondered what benefits there are to being a CIPD member? Being a member of a professional body offers many benefits, some of which you may not be aware of. If you want to know exactly how to make the most of your membership and how you can excel as a HR or L&D professional then...
    • 18 Apr 2017

    Your questions answered (part two)

    Following the CIPD London Student Conference, we asked two of our speakers, Perry Timms, PTHR CEO and Vilma Nikolaidou, Head of OD-Leadership and Culture, Tate, to answer some of your burning questions we couldn't get round to during our panel discussion on the day. For someone who is starting out and is new to HR, how should one go about looking for real work experience to help build out their CV? Perry: 2 things...
    • 15 Mar 2017

    Your questions answered

    Following the CIPD London Student Conference, we asked two of our speakers, Perry Timms, PTHR CEO and Vilma Nikolaidou, Head of OD-Leadership and Culture, Tate, to answer some of your burning questions we couldn't get round to during our panel discussion on the day. Should you ever take the risk of moving to a junior HR role to get into a company when you already have experience? Perry : if you can see there’s...
    • 27 Jan 2017

    How to get the most out of the CIPD London Student conference

    By Richard Goldsbrough, Student Development Manager, CIPD On 25th February I’ll have the honour of chairing the CIPD London Student Conference at the excellent Friends House venue. I go to conferences like this on a fairly regular basis, both through my work for the CIPD and for building my own knowledge and skills around working for a membership body. They’re a really great way to build knowledge and make...
    • 8 Dec 2016

    Finding the right CIPD qualification for you

    By Richard Goldsbrough, Student Development Manager, CIPD No doubt if you have stumbled across this blog it’s because you’re interested in studying a CIPD qualification. Maybe you fancy getting into HR, or are looking to get a professional qualification to support your knowledge. Maybe someone has suggested you get yourself ‘CIPD qualified’… So which CIPD qualification should you do...