Books for the HR Professional

IPMA-HR's Bookstore offers public sector HR professionals with essential resources from interviewing and onboarding guides to compensation management. Stay up-to-date on HR best practices by adding these resources to your human resources library.

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    Pass Point Guide: A Primer on Setting Cut Scores

    Members: $66.50
    Non-members: $70.00

    A new training manual with step-by-step instructions and fillable spreadsheets to assist HR professionals in setting a cut score using three of the most widely used methods in employment testing.

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    Ethics Guide for Public Sector Human Resources Professionals

    Members: $25.00 // Non-members: $35.00

    IPMA-HR’s guide to ethics is the number one resource for HR practitioners in the public sector – helping you deal with the complex, ethical issues that can occur in the day-to-day realities of leading and managing an organization.

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    IPMA-CP Certification Study Guide

    Members: $100.00 // Non-members: $100.00

    This study guide will provide you with useful information for preparing to take and pass the HR Essentials Certification Examination, which is administered at the conclusion of the HR Essentials training program.

  • IPMA-SCP Study Guide

    IPMA-SCP Certification Study Guide

    Members: $100.00 // Non-members: $100.00

    The IPMA-SCP Study guide is available for independent IPMA-SCP exam preparation. The guide is based on the 20 HR Competencies — these are the same competencies upon which the Developing Competencies for HR Success course is based.

  • Pass Point Guide Cover

    Pass Point Guide: A Primer on Setting Cut Scores

    Members: $66.50 // Non-members: $70.00

    A new training manual with step-by-step instructions and fillable spreadsheets to assist HR professionals in setting a cut score using three of the most widely used methods in employment testing.

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    Unlocking the Talent in Government's Workforce

    Members: $0.00 // Non-members: $15.00

    A new e-book exclusively available from IPMA-HR, "Unlocking the Talent in Government's Workforce" attempts to address the complex problem of workforce management in government.

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    Workforce and Succession Planning Guide

    Members: $25.00 // Non-members: $35.00

    One of the greatest challenges organizations face is recruiting and retaining an effective current and future workforce. The purpose of this guide is to help your organization engage in the planning necessary to have the workforce it needs today and in the future.