Managing Social and Human Capital

Provided by: Coursera

People are the most valuable asset of any business, but they are also the most unpredictable, and the most difficult asset to manage. And although managing people well is critical to the health of any organization, most managers don't get the training they need to make good management decisions. This course is designed to introduce you to the key elements of managing people.

Course Objectives:

  • To develop the skills you need to start motivating, organizing, and rewarding people in your organization so that you can thrive as a business and as a social organization.

Recommended Background

  • Recommended for new and experienced leaders and managers at all levels

Course ID


Skill Focus

Smart People


University of Pennsylvania

Employee Type

Leadership, Change Leaders.

Method of Delivery


Estimated Effort

7 hrs



Can audit for free (no certification); Full Financial Aid Available for Certification