This course prepares students to evaluate and develop a workforce to attain organizational goals. Students will learn to develop total reward strategies that attract and retain the best employees. Other topics include recruitment strategies, workforce planning and assessment, relocation practices, right sizing, negotiation, employment policies, and global compensation practices.
This graduate course is 6 weeks.
This course has a prerequisite. Please see details in the Prerequisite section below.
Attendance and participation are mandatory in all university courses, and specific requirements may differ by course. If attendance requirements are not met, a student may be removed from the course. Please review the Course Attendance Policy in the Catalog for more information.
- Evaluate the alignment of staffing strategy to organizational goals.
- Develop a staffing plan for an organization.
- Assess how to plan and conduct job analyses.
- Create an action plan that addresses gaps between labor supply and demand.
- Complete job analyses to determine staffing needs
- Create an employee sourcing plan.
- Assess when candidates should be selected from within and when outside recruiting is warranted.
- Analyze the steps and considerations involved in final candidate selection.
- Examine factors that influence the content of a job offer.
- Assess legal concerns related to the job offer.
- Evaluate components of effective compensation plans and benefit programs.
- Determine effective employee retention strategies.
- Evaluate proper procedures for terminating employees.
- Evaluate effective downsizing strategies.
- Assess how digital dashboards can help managers with staffing functions.
- Analyze and apply various metrics involved in employee staffing.
This graduate level course requires proof of completion of a Bachelor's degree. Be prepared to provide documentation during the checkout process.
During the checkout process you will be prompted to provide proof of the requirement(s). If you completed the prerequisite at another institution be prepared to upload an official/unofficial transcript. If you have questions about meeting the prerequisite requirements for this course please contact an enrollment representative at 866-345-1800.
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Transferability of credit is at the discretion of the receiving institution. It is the student’s responsibility to confirm whether or not credits earned at University of Phoenix will be accepted by another institution of the student’s choice.
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