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Entering the HR Profession. Tips on becoming an HR Professional

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  • Region: Nationwide

Thinking of joining the HR profession but not sure its for you? Join us for this webinar providing tips on becoming an HR Professional

Join us online to hear the personal stories from two graduates on their journey into HR.

Jocelyn and Georgia will explore the personal attributes needed to be successful and the skills and capabilities required in becoming an HR practitioner. They will also enlighten you about the things that may surprise people about the role of an HR person.

The session will cover:

  • Our journey – from Uni till now
  • How our expectations differed from reality
  • Recommendations and advice
  • Using HRNZ to the best advantage
  • Lessons learnt along the way
  • plus the all important option to ask lots of questions and network with others

Join us for a real view on what to expect, what not to expect, the challenges and rewards in entering the HR Profession

About our Presenters

Jocelyn Visser found her passion for developing people, recruiting talent, and coaching leaders after working in retail management for several years. She graduated in 2017 with a bachelor’s degree in business, majoring in HR, from Massey University and had been working at Manawanui, a disability support organisation, as a part time administrator. With a combination of hard work and being in a young organisation which was growing rapidly, she quickly worked her way up to her current role, People and Culture Advisor.

Georgia Hope is a strong human resources professional currently working as an HR Administrator at Paymark, across many areas including wellbeing, L&D, HRIS management and Reporting.

Georgia is passionate about people and the HR space, and being relatively new into her HR career, she is motivated to learn and develop professionally.


  • HRNZ Members FREE
  • HRNZ Student Members FREE
  • Non Members $10.00

A Zoom Link and joining instructions will be sent the day prior to the event.

To Register

HRNZ Members: to receive the member discount please log in to the HRNZ website FIRST and register through the BUY TICKETS link in the event listing. This will give you access to your member discount.

Non members can register through the BUY TICKETS link

A Zoom Link and joining instructions will be sent the day prior to the event.


Payment is due at the time of registration. Should this be difficult please email

Cancellations and Refunds

Should you no longer be able to attend please email prior to the event. Refunds will be provided for cancellations received the day prior to the event. Refunds not provided for no shows.