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Press Releases

The following are press releases related to HR Standards. You can find a list of all SHRM press releases here.


December 18
ANSI Approves Performance Management Standard

October 17
Second Public Review Open for Workforce Planning Standards

July 20
ISO TC 260 2nd Plenary Meeting in Melbourne

April 12
New Performance Management and Investor Metrics Standards Open for Public Review, Comment

February 2
Public Review Open for New Workforce Planning Standard

December 14
Two Human Resource Standards Taskforces Formed

October 5
ASIS International and SHRM Release Joint Workplace Violence Prevention and Intervention ANSI Standard

September 21
Public Review Period Open for New HR Performance Management Standard

July 19
Wayne Cascio Elected Chairman of the U.S. Technical Advisory Group for Global Human Resources Standards

May 06
New Cost-Per-Hire HR Standard Open for Second Public Review, 5/6/11

March 07
Technical Advisory Group Formed to Create HR Standards and Act as Standards Advocate, 3/7/11

March 03
ISO Approves U.S. Proposal for International Standards on Human Resource Management, 3/3/11

February 04
Public Review Period Open for New Cost-per-Hire Metric Standard, 2/4/11


August 04
SHRM Forms Two Taskforces to Develop HR Standards, 8/4/10


June 23
SHRM Leads Effort to Form New Performance Management Standards Development Taskforce for Human Resources, 6/23/09


April 29
New Staffing Standards Development Taskforce Formed, 4/29/09

March 04
ASIS International and Society for Human Resource Management Announce Joint Development of Workplace Violence Prevention and Intervention American National Standard, 3/4/09

February 27
ANSI Gives Boost to Human Resources Designates SHRM As Sole Standards Developer in the U.S. 2/27/09


 Media Contact


Dr. Denise Bailey Clark

Director, HR Standards Dept.


Ms. Amanda Benedict Green
Manager, HR Standards Dept.