What We Do
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You’re probably curious about what we do.

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In short, our work makes work better. We represent HR—the people, the industry and the practices that make human resources a vital part of great workplace environments. We and our affiliates help shape the policies, protocols and management practices that influence the way millions of people work.

SHRM provides news, educational workshops and conferences, online resources, a monthly magazine, research, social networking opportunities, advocacy, and other resources for HR professionals in the following areas:

  • Benefits
  • Business Leadership
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  • Consulting
  • Diversity
  • Employee Relations
  • Ethics & Sustainability
  • Global HR
  • Labor Relations
  • Organizational & Employee Development
  • Safety & Security
  • Staffing Management
  • Technology

Our staff extends way beyond HR. We’re experts in a variety of areas, and we’re proud of what unites us—which is a common passion for our work. Here are just some of the discipline areas we hire for: