We're the CIPD — the professional body for HR and people development. We are the voice of a worldwide community of 140,000 members committed to championing better work and working lives.
We've been setting the benchmark for excellence in people and organisation development for more than 100 years. Through our expertise and research we provide a valuable point of view on the rapidly changing world of work.
We help organisations of every size and kind to define, build and sustain their HR capability to the highest standard. And for our members we're the career partner of choice, setting professional standards and providing the expertise to drive the HR and L&D professions forward.
Our purpose is to champion better work and working lives by improving practices in people and organisation development for the benefit of individuals, businesses, economies and society. And our research plays a critical role – providing the content and credibility for us to drive practice, raise standards and offer advice, guidance and practical support to the profession.Our offerings
Through our extensive resources, knowledge and insights, we're here to support your continuing professional development, inspire new thinking, and lead good practice through:
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