The new Profession Map provides our profession with the strongest foundation yet for effective decision-making. To help you do this, we've outlined nine specialist disciplines across HR, L&D, OD&D and beyond:
- Employee experience
- Employee relations
- Diversity and inclusion
- Learning and development
- Organisation development and design
- People analytics
- Talent management.
'The people profession is a broad and international community within which there are many specialisms. Together, this range of specialisms can help to shape successful organisations.'
Yetunde Hofmann, Leadership consultant and CIPD Board member
Explore the core specialisms
Download the full set of standards
View the full list of specialist knowledge standards inside the downloadable document below.