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Designations are not important in cases where the external exposure of the employee is minimal. They form the psychological part of an employee’s compensation package. 93 more words

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Cultural Heritage Designation

Korean cultural heritages are designated by the Cultural Heritage Administration broadly into two types:

  1. State-designated (national level) (국가지정)
  2. City/Province-designated (local level) (시도지정)

Within these broad designations are sub-designations as follow. 120 more words

Cultural Heritage

CEO Message – October 2016

Have designations, will travel

You may have already heard, but HRPA had some exciting news this past month. We’ve made an important stride toward taking our designations and competency framework to the next level: the global level. 396 more words

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Some more thoughts on certifications and self-selected groups.

Yesterday I wrote about the initials that people put after their name.  It made me think about who chooses to attend certification classes: people with a personal stake in advancing themselves through the certification.   158 more words


Do you really need those special initials after your signature?

In my field there are a lot of designations that people can achieve that they then proudly display after their name:  MBA, SIOR, MCR, CRE, PMO to name a few.   220 more words


CEO Message – May 2016

Getting the most from HRPA membership

This spring HRPA released a member handbook that explains how to get the most out of your membership—from career development and regulation to volunteering and member savings. 699 more words

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