Research methods don't sound particularly sexy at first. In fact, research methods are extremely fascinating. They allow us to access the truth. Can there be anything more exciting?
With this YouTube and podcast series, I have tried to convey social research methods in the simplest and most vivid way possible. Did I succeed? Watch or listen for yourself.
After a short introduction, the focus is specifically on formulating the research question and hypothesis. Then, the series leads through all the relevant steps up to the presentation and interpretation of the results.
The topics: Introduction, Scientific Research, Research Question & Hypothesis, Measurement, Testing, Validity, Reliability & Objectivity, Survey Design, Systematic Observation & Content Analysis, Research Design, Sampling, Nominal, Ordinal, Interval and Ratio Data, Descriptive Statistics, Bivariate Statistics, Inferential Statistics, Analysis of Variance, Multivariate Statistics, Academic Writing, The Psychology of Writing a Thesis
In this course, I teach the basics of human resource management. It is an undergraduate course, which was recorded in 2013 at my university.
A comprehensive master's-level course for HR executives and HR professionals (as YouTube and podcast). Here we move exclusively to the strategic level. The slides are available for download free of charge.