In this article we’ll go through a list of must-have communities when you are working in HR or people-related roles. These communities were vetted by us to make sure they are relevant. Please be aware that some of them are created by companies also to promote their own software. Before listing the groups you’ll find a quick list of advantages of joining such communities, then you’ll find the 7 Best Slack communities to join if you’re an HR or People Ops professionals in 2023.
Advantages of joining Slack communities
- Enlarge your network, build relationships
Joining Slack communities is a great way to grow your network. It allows you to reach out to people have a common interest.
- Find experts in your niche
Slack groups bring together all people related to certain subjects. Joining a group around a specific niche gives you access to the very best person in this subject. Usually these are also pro-active people wanting to share their knowledge. You can also find mentors.
- Contribute by sharing your knowledge to the community
Joining a community is also about contributing to it and helping other members.
List of best Slack communities
On top of the Slack community they also offer a newsletter and a podcast worth checking out.
Over 6000 people ops, human resources and talent management professionals are involved in a 24/7*365 conversation about anything to do with people.
Join #People community
- People Geeks (by CultureAmp)
The People Geek Slack community brings together diverse individuals and skilled thought leaders from around the globe.
Join People Geeks community
- People People
Join other recruiting experts, HR game-changers and talent people to talk about humans-at-work issues and share smart ideas about our changing talent landscape.
Join People People community
- Hacking HR
With learning, community and collaboration. We are a community of business and HR leaders, HR practitioners, technologists, entrepreneurs, consultants.Join The Hacking HR Community Now!
Join Hacking HR community
- Secret HR Society
You’ll need to connect with a current member to join this Germany-based community.
The Secret HR Society is a member referral-only society to evolve Human Resources and connect thought leaders globally.
Join Secret HR society
- Resources for Humans (by Lattice)
19k+ HR leaders are in the community. This one is a very wide and dynamic community.
This community is designed to help HR professionals connect, share advice, and ask questions.
Join Resources for Humans community
- The Shape of Work community (by Springworks)
A networking avenue for People Managers, HR Leaders and People Ops professionals to shape the Future of Work by discovering the best practices, resources, tools and accessing exclusive experiences.
Join The Shape os work community
Let us know your thoughts on any of these communities, we’d love to have more insights from the inside to see which of them are more relevant after a while. Also if you have a community to recommend, leave a comment under this article 🙏 Thanks for reading us.