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Human Resources 101: Intro to Human Resources

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Learn more about the world of human resources with this engaging introductory course. The lessons cover the essential employment and management tasks required of a human resource department. Use this resource to boost your HR knowledge for a job or supplement your class studies.
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8 chapters in Human Resources 101: Intro to Human Resources

Ch 1. Overview of Human Resources Management {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[59832].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - What Is Human Capital? - Importance to An Organization Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18573].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18573].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Human Resource Management: Definition, Objectives & Responsibilities Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18571].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18571].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - History of HRM: Craft System & Human Relations Movement Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18572].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18572].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - The Internal Structure of an HR Department Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18574].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18574].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - External Factors Impacting HRM Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18575].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18575].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Human Resource Management vs. Personnel Management Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18577].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18577].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Aligning HRM and Organizational Strategy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18576].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18576].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Managing Human Resources in Small & Entrepreneurial Firms Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59833].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59833].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Determining Pay & Payroll Options in Small & Entrepreneurial Firms Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191741].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191741].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - The Importance of Job Specifications, Job Descriptions, and Position Descriptions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19924].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19924].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Four Methods of Job Evaluation: Ranking, Classification, Point & Factor Comparison Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19925].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19925].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Human Resource Management: Hiring and Staffing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2138].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2138].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - The Hiring Process: How Human Resource Managers Recruit and Hire Employees Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2139].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2139].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Common Staffing Selection Methods: Definitions, Interview Types, Pros & Cons Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19561].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19561].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - What Is Employee Turnover? - Definition, Cost & Reasons Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4989].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4989].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Common Compensation Systems: Salary, Hourly, Contractor, Pay-For-Performance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18748].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18748].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Compensation Equity: Definition & Importance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18749].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18749].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Mandatory vs. Voluntary Benefits: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18750].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18750].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Retirement Compensation Systems: 401(k) and Pensions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18751].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18751].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Incentive Compensation Plans: Merit Pay, Piece Rates, Commissions, Bonuses & Skills-Based Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18752].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18752].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Organizational Incentive Programs: Profit Sharing, Gain Sharing, and Employee Stock Ownership Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18753].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18753].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - New Hire Orientation: Importance of Training Design & Content Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20144].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20144].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Methods for Training Employees: Mentoring, On-The-Job & Job Rotation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3180].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3180].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - What Is Management by Objective? - Defining the MBO Process Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10192].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10192].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Career Stages: Establishment, Advancement, Maintenance & Withdrawal Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9189].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9189].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - What Is Career Management and Development? - Definition and Purpose Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9186].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9186].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Types of Performance Appraisal: Trait, Behavioral & Results Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19271].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19271].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Common Methods of Employee Discipline: 'Hot Stove' and Progressive Discipline Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20146].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20146].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Employee Rights: Employment-At-Will Doctrine & Exceptions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17097].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17097].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Employee Rights: Privacy & Safety Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17098].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17098].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Ethical Issues in HR: Definition & Importance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18578].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18578].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Equal Employment Opportunity: Title VII Law & Regulations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17100].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17100].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Equal Employment Opportunity: ADA Law & Regulations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15582].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15582].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Equal Employment Opportunity: ADEA Law & Regulations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15583].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15583].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Affirmative Action: Definition and Effects on Diversity in the Workplace Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8277].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8277].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Health and Safety Regulations: OSHA Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17102].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17102].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Labor Relations & Unions: NLRA, Taft-Hartley & the Civil Service Reform Act Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17103].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17103].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Importance of the Collective Bargaining Process Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17853].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17853].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional

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