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How to Advance Your HR Career

Six professionals share the advice that has helped them succeed in the HR field.


As your day-to-day HR responsibilities pile on, it can be hard to step back and find the time to focus on your career. How do you navigate an ever-changing HR landscape? How do you make sure to stay up-to-date with the latest industry developments? And how do you invest proactively in your own career—not just the careers of your employees?

Who better to guide you than the veteran HR professionals who have been there, done that. Whether you’re just getting started or looking to make your next move up the career ladder, a little advice from a seasoned pro can go a long way. That’s why we spoke with six HR experts across the industry to find out what has helped them move their careers forward.

  1. Be proactive in your research
  2. Learn the full scope of HR
  3. Consider HR certification
  4. Go outside the HR bubble
  5. Utilize free resources in-person and online
  6. Highlight relevant skills

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Rachel Fenton

Rachel Fenton is a Content Marketing Specialist at Namely, the all-in-one HR, payroll, and benefits platform built for today's employees. Connect with Rachel and the Namely team on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn.