How to break into human resources?
I am a recent college graduate with a concentration in Dispute Resolution. I am interested in the field of human resources, and am having a hard time finding entry level jobs. What types of entry level work should I be looking for and where should I be looking?
Asked By: CamilleJaval - 2/6/2007
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I've been working in HR for about four years, and this was something I struggled with when I started. I would suggest looking for an HR Representative or HR Assistant position, which entails filing, answering telephones, and basic HR work. It's a good starting point, and usually pays around $9/hr - $11/hr... More
Answered By: arushhoursoul - 2/6/2007
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My husband got his "foot in the door" by doing an internship with a major pharmaceutical company. I believe there is a website called "sherm.org" or something along those lines that lists purely HR related jobs. HR is a great field to go into, but can be very stressful and time consuming. My husband has worked... More
Answered By: amysmith_lasvegas - 2/6/2007
I've been in the HR field for 4 1/2 months now. My title is "HR Assistant... More
Answered By: marisalwood - 2/6/2007
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