Today’s episode of The Rookie HR Show is dedicated to answer a frequently asked question – How can I get a job in HR without HR experience? This is a question I get from people with little to no formal education in HR or those with little to no HR experience.
[bctt tweet=”You need to understand that human resources is, first and foremost, a business function. If you think it’s for you because you’re a “people person,” you’re on the wrong track.” username=”segunakiode”]
In this episode, you will learn:
- That you need to start by answering – why Human Resources? You need to understand that human resources is, first and foremost, a business function. If you think it’s for you because you’re a “people person,” you’re on the wrong track.
- That you have to manage your expectations about getting an HR job and the nature of the HR job. Most entry-level HR jobs are administrative in nature.
- That you would need to have a plan of action which entails: re-crafting your CV to highlight transferable skills, attend HR related training, and get HR certifications among other things
[bctt tweet=”Permit me to say that – getting an human resources job is not the solution to all your ‘internal career struggle’. Find your why first!” username=”segunakiode”]
Go ahead to download and listen to the podcast episode… 🙂
[bctt tweet=”Watch out for the unveiling of The Rookie HR Academy in the next podcast episode.” username=”segunakiode”]
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