The value of PHR and SPHR

January 1, 2015

Competition is the name of the game throughout the business world. Businesspeople fight every day for markets, for customers, and for attention. Career growth and promotion are no different. Finding means of differentiating yourself from peers is a constant challenge. Human Resources (HR) professionals have the option of attaining the Professional in Human Resources (PHR) and Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) certifications

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Potomac Partners & Associates LLC

Potomac Partners and Associates LLC creates recruitment strategies based on clients' and candidates' individual needs. We view ourselves as career consultants and we base our reputation on several years of successful results. We offer a multi-tiered portfolio of services to our client companies. Each service is tailored to our clients' individual needs. Whether the client is a high-growth small to medium sized company or a Fortune 500 business, our firm provides solution-oriented services to deliver the most qualified candidates in a timely manner.

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