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Whether you are new to HR or looking to elevate your role as a trusted leader, rely on SHRM for the tools, resources, news and experts to help you excel. Plus, get a digital or print version of HR Magazine, based on your membership type and location.

Helping You Tackle Today’s Pressing Issues


HR is shaping a new world of work – one that relies on a strength of character and empathy unlike ever before. In an ever-shifting industry, SHRM membership provides HR professionals the opportunity become experts on the most pressing topics facing workers today.

Join more than 300,000 HR professionals who rely on SHRM as their career partner and depend on us for support in their day-to-day roles.

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Workplace News & Information
From breaking news alerts to coverage of workplace issues and more, SHRM is your hub for all things work.
Stay Compliant
SHRM offers tools and insight into state and federal compliance updates so you stay one step ahead of your compliance obligations.
HR Knowledge Advisors
Not sure what to do? Speak directly with an HR expert who will guide you through your most complex workplace issues.
Accelerate Your HR Career

Accelerate Your HR Career

Take your professional development to new heights with SHRM.

SHRM-CP/SHRM-SCP Certifications
Advance your HR career and be recognized as a leader in the HR field with an accredited behavioral competency-based certification.
SHRM eLearning
SHRM eLearning products provide access to a wide variety of HR topics, furthering your competency-based education and helping you achieve your career goals.
Manage Your Career
Look to articles from today's top HR pros, consultants and researchers to guide and support you in your HR career journey.
Community & Local Connections

Community & Local Connections

With over 300,000 members across the globe, SHRM provides opportunities to build your network with exclusive peer-to-peer interaction.

Chapters & State Councils
Find local connections from over 607 chapters and state councils to create a network of HR professionals and companies in your community.
The All New SHRMConnect
Post polls, get crowd-sourced answers to your HR questions and network with other HR professionals as passionate as you are.
SHRM’s Executive Network
Connect with the premier network of executives and thought leaders in the field of human resources.

Kat Bender is a passionate, dedicated HR professional who loves touting how SHRM has helped her throughout her career. From resources to networking opportunities, Kat gets the most out of her SHRM membership and you can, too!

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