Human Services

Explore a future in the Human Services industry.

Interested in exploring a future in the human services industry? You’ll collaborate with people from all walks of life to serve others in a career in this field. Through critical thinking skills and experiential learning, your Oregon State degree will prepare you to enter this industry.

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Data-Driven Learning Design

Taught by Lori Niles
Work skills are starting to have increasingly shorter shelf lives. Consequently, professionals of all stripes need access to high-quality learning…

Uncovering Unconscious Bias in Recruiting and Interviewing

Taught by Dr. Tana Session
Despite our best efforts, bias is a contributing factor in our decision-making. Unconscious bias is even more precarious, as we…

Creating a Great Place to Work for All

Taught by Living Corporate
In this audio-only course, host Zach Nunn speaks with Michael C. Bush, CEO of Great Place to Work, about how…

Learning HubSpot

Taught by David Rivers
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Diverse Talent in Recruiting and Hiring

Taught by Christie Lindor
Workplace diversity and inclusion is a key priority area for organizations large and small. Hiring managers need to be able…

People Success: Employee Assessments

Taught by Gabriella Parente
As the market and world change at a rapid speed, employee assessments are an essential tool for describing an employee’s…

The Future of Work: The Necessary Skills of Your Future Workforce

Taught by Sophie Wade
As the digitization of business continues to accelerate, increased adaptability and responsiveness are essential. In this course, workforce innovation specialist…

Microsoft Dynamics 365: Sales Insights

Taught by Dian Taylor
If you work in sales, you know how hard it can be to win a deal. Microsoft Dynamics 365 Sales…

Nano Tips for Negotiating Your Salary with Sho Dewan

Taught by Sho Dewan
Welcome to our Nano Tips series, where LinkedIn Learning creators deliver impactful lessons in literally seconds. In this installment, discover…

Building a Journey Map: A Hands-On Workshop

Taught by Sarah Weise
What happens when a customer journey is not straightforward and linear? How do you represent a customer’s journey for a…

Tech Recruiting Foundations: 8 Recruiting DevOps

Taught by Ayub Shaikh
If you are a recruiter or hiring manager for technical positions, this course can help you learn enough about DevOps…

Microsoft Viva Learning Essential Training

Taught by Nick Brazzi
Viva Learning is the app from the Microsoft Viva platform that brings libraries full of training courses and other training…

Understanding Customers Using Jobs To Be Done with David Duncan

Taught by David Duncan
If you’re looking to discover customer insights that lead to breakthrough innovations, winning products, and new directions for growth, the…

Talent: How to Identify Energizers, Creatives, and Winners (Book Bite)

Taught by Next Big Idea Club
How do you find, attract, and retain talented individuals when hiring or putting together a team? In their book, Talent:…

Empathy for Customer Service Professionals

Taught by Myra Golden
Customer service people may answer questions accurately and resolve problems swiftly, but the interaction can still end badly if a…

Building a React Project with Google Bard and the PalM2 API

Taught by Ray Villalobos
You can talk with ChatGPT easily, and ask it questions, but how do you build it into your own applications?…

Introduction to Generative AI with GPT

Taught by Jonathan Reichental
Generative Pre-trained Transformer 4 (GPT-4) represents a leap in artificial intelligence. It is a hot topic in technology and, to…

Nano Tips for Nailing Your Job Interview with Sho Dewan

Taught by Sho Dewan
Welcome to our Nano Tips series, where LinkedIn Learning creators deliver impactful lessons in literally seconds. In this course, Sho…

Understanding Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

Taught by Jim Rogers
Personal protective equipment, or PPE, is essential in many workplaces. Healthcare, construction, and manufacturing professionals use PPE regularly, but COVID-19…

Nail Your Java Interview

Taught by Kathryn Hodge
Have you lined up an interview for a Java developer position? In this course, review critical Java concepts-and commonly-asked interview…

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