Enhance your strategic contributions.


This course focuses on the necessary skills to be an effective HR Business Partner. Learn how to make this dynamic transition from the traditional HR role to that of a Business Partner and to be recognized as critical partner in the strategic success of the organization. This course will teach you how the business operates, who the competition is, how to build influence, most importantly, how HR can maximize its value to the organization.

Following this course you will be able to:

  • Recognize the attitudes, knowledge and skills required of an HR partner
  • Appreciate the business partnering approach and its key drivers
  • Identify the key leadership skills for the HR Business Partner
  • Understand the financial drivers of company performance
  • Devise strategies for influencing stakeholders


CANCELLATIONS are subject to a ten-percent processing fee if received 5 or fewer working days before the program start. REFUNDS are not granted if you cancel on or after the first day of the program. Notice may be faxed to (612) 624-5359.

To register for all courses at once and receive a 10% discount, click on the Human Resource Generalist Certificate link below.

Applies Towards the Following Certificates


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Section Title
Human Resources as a Business Partner
9:00AM to 4:00PM
Sep 11, 2019
Twin Cities
Continuing Education & Conference Center
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
Course Fee(s)
Course Fee non-credit $420.00
Drop Request Deadline
Sep 04, 2019
Transfer Request Deadline
Sep 04, 2019
Section Details
Contact: Information Center - 612-624-4000 - ccapsinfo@umn.edu
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