Skip to Content

Member Benefits

What's in it for me?
Membership in a SHRM-affiliated chapter means access to a local network of HR professionals, as well as professional development programs, products and services in your community that can broaden your skills and make you more valuable to your organization.
SHRM and Chapter Membership Will Enhance Your Career
  • Establish a Career Partnership
Whether you are looking for your first job, have just been
promoted to your first management position or are setting
your organization’s strategic HR direction, SHRM is the
one professional HR association that provides the depth and
breadth of HR resources that all human resource professionals
need. As your career partner, SHRM is dedicated to
providing the resources you, your HR department and your
organization need to make important decisions that impact
your organization’s profitability and your most important
  • Earn Professional Recognition
Employers, professionals and academics recognize SHRM
as the leading HR organization. By affiliating, you
demonstrate your commitment to the profession and your own
continuing professional development. SHRM is the world’s
largest professional society dedicated to serving human resources
professionals at all levels and functions. SHRM also
serves as an important resource for professionals in other
business units that work closely with HR or handle HR issues.
  • Establish a Network of Highly Respected HR Professionals
Whether you are looking for advice, new ideas or even a new
job, opportunity abounds within SHRM. You’ll be able to
network with other leaders in the profession at seminars and
conferences and through our online community platforms.
Membership provides you with a listing in the online
Member Directory, a virtual “Who’s Who” of the human
resource profession, and access to SHRM Connect, an evergrowing
social networking tool.
Maximize your opportunities and broaden your network by becoming a member of SHRM and a Garden State Council affiliated chapter. It's a winning combination!