To all HR professionals who constantly strive to do better. This book is dedicated to all of the new human resource management professionals who are entering our field of special skills. We need new talent. Whether you are in HR for your entire career or on a rotational assignment, we welcome you and want you to know how important your role is going to be for your organization.

—The authors

I dedicate this book to my first HR boss, the late John Sharkey, who guided me to the career path of human resources, becoming my mentor and inspiring me to do well as an HR professional.He has left a great legacy for the profession.

—Dory Willer

My efforts are dedicated to the HR professionals who will find excitement and confidence in the process of gaining ...

Get aPHR Associate Professional in Human Resources Certification All-in-One Exam Guide now with O’Reilly online learning.

O’Reilly members experience live online training, plus books, videos, and digital content from 200+ publishers.