The partnership will connect people with opportunities via a microsite, in addition to informing employers and students about the benefits of experiential education and providing tools that aim to optimize this process.
The announcement was made today by Robin D. Richards, chairman and CEO of Internships.com, and Henry G. (Hank) Jackson, interim president and CEO of SHRM.
The reps said that SHRM and Internships.com have created a platform for SHRM employers and students to facilitate connections. Students interested in HR careers will have access to job opportunities and other resources.
“SHRM is the most respected and influential human resource management organization in the world, and we’re excited to be its internship partner helping to promote and nurture the human resource profession,” Richards said.
“For students seeking a career in HR, internships provide valuable practical experience and an advantage in the search for a first professional position,” Mr. Jackson said. “SHRM’s new alliance with Internships.com will help provide important resources to those entering the HR profession.”