May 8, 2012 — Scottsdale, Ariz. — Seven human resources professionals from Oman have completed WorldatWork’s work-life training and certification and now possess the Work-Life Certified Professional® designation.
Founded in 1955, WorldatWork is a not-for-profit educational organization with nearly 30,000 members in more than 100 countries. Its affiliate organization, WorldatWork Society of Certified Professionals®, is the certifying body for the Work-Life Certified Professional (WLCP®). Designed to meet today’s growing need, this designation was introduced in 2007 and has quickly become recognized as a gold standard signifying professional knowledge and credibility in work-life effectiveness.
The newly certified work-life professionals are all employees of the Information Technology Authority (ITA), Sultanate of Oman. Attendees took four work-life courses, taught by David Thompson, Ph.D., and passed all requisite exams from April 7 to 15.
“The work-life certification has provided us the knowledge and critical skills to manage work-life programs for business results,” said Ahmed Al Ramadhani, WLCP, Director of Human Resources for ITA. “We believe work-life strategies and programs can contribute to employee satisfaction and engagement and significantly impact organizational performance.”
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WorldatWork (www.worldatwork.org) is a not-for-profit organization providing education, conferences and research focused on global human resources issues including compensation, benefits, work-life and integrated total rewards to attract, motivate and retain a talented workforce. Founded in 1955, WorldatWork has nearly 30,000 members in more than 100 countries. Its affiliate organization, WorldatWork Society of Certified Professionals®, is the certifying body for the prestigious Certified Compensation Professional® (CCP®), Certified Benefits Professional® (CBP), Global Remuneration Professional (GRP®), Work-Life Certified Professional™ (WLCP®), Certified Sales Compensation Professional™ (CSCP™), and Certified Executive Compensation Professional™ (CECP™). WorldatWork has offices in Scottsdale, Ariz., and Washington, D.C.
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