Spanning every industry, the HR and L&D profession covers a huge spectrum of jobs, specialisms and careers. Take a closer look to see what path’s right for you
A career in HR and L&D opens doors to a huge variety of roles in every type of business and industry - the world is your oyster! Find out why a career in HR and L&D could be the perfect choice for you
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I love my career and I love telling people about my career. It’s not all about hiring and firing, it's more in depth, we’re giving people a chance within the company, you can help them progress in the company.
I think if you enjoy working as part of a team and have strong interpersonal skills as well as being able to communicate with people at different levels then HR will be a great career for you.
There’s many different areas you can work in learning and development. It doesn’t have to be within a company, it can be at a school, it can be at a college and if you’ve got a real passion for that, you will find the area that you want.