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The Linguistic's interests are usually focused on ideas and information exchange. They tend to like reading a lot, and enjoy discussion about what has been said. Some will want to write about their own ideas and may follow a path towards journalism, story writing or editing. Others will develop skills in other languages, perhaps finding work as a translator or interpreter. Most Linguistic types will enjoy the opportunity to teach or instruct people in a topic they are interested in.

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Human Resources

Human Resources

A human resources department looks after the workplace needs of a company’s staff. This means a wide range of potential duties, including looking after pay and benefits, dealing with hiring new staff and introducing them to the company, dealing with arguments and making sure staff are happy in the workplace.

Some who work in the sector will specialise in a specific role, whereas others will be generalists dealing with all issues, especially in smaller companies. You will do well in the area if you are good with people and have excellent attention to detail.

Occupations in Human Resources
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Human Resources / Personnel Manager

Responsible for recruitment of staff, internal staff development, employee training and development.

HR Director - Human Resources

Oversees the HR operations of all divisions of the business and works to improve policies and procedures.

Industrial Relations Officer

Works on maintaining a good relationship between employers and their staff in the workplace.

Personnel Manager

Plans, directs, and coordinates the human resource management activities of an organisation.

Staff Trainer

Training officers identify staff training needs, and plan and organise suitable training programmes.

Staff Relations Official

Provides research, administration and negotiation support for the Staff Relations Managers.