What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?
Senior Human Resources (HR) Generalist in Kaukauna:
"What you learn in college is not what you do on the job."
I don't feel like any of what I learned from school was what I actually did coming into my position. I found more value in the PHR certification where I had to take an exam after doing a lot of studying in some of the key areas of HR.
School might provide you with the legal knowledge within HR but most of the other stuff I learned on the job.
Senior Human Resources (HR) Generalist in San Francisco:
"Men have the highest paid jobs."
Keep focused on improving your self and change your employer when necessary to achieve your professional goals.