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Blockchain and HR

While blockchain is still in its infancy, the technology has several advantages that will prove invaluable for the world of work, both from the perspective of workers and organizations looking for talent. This course will walk you through the main characteristics, value, and challenges of blockchain, and its potential applications in the world of work.


study 2 hours/week to finish in 1 month


Full Academy License
this course is part of the full academy license


3 modules + case studies
9 video lessons + assignments + readings

What you will do

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HR and the world of work are rapidly changing, and important trends are impacting how we think about managing human resources, the workforce, and talent. The right technology can help us address these challenges and create a better future of work. With knowledge about blockchain, you can help co-create a new future of work.

Where blockchain comes in

Learn what problems in the world of work we face and where blockchain solutions are being proposed to fix them.

Features to help build

Understand the inherent features of Blockchain that can help us build the next generation of work platforms.

Blockchain and HR

Learn about the different HR Blockchain examples being developed including digital career profiles, identity and qualification verification mechanisms and frictionless work-matching.


Understand the implementation challenges in the development of this emerging technology and the industry around it.

Download syllabus

Explore the full detailed curriculum by downloading the syllabus pdf

Meet your instructor

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Andrew Spence

Strategic Workforce Advisor


Andrew is an experienced management consultant specializing in the design and implementation of new HR operating models to deliver business goals. He has worked on over 22 complex transformation programs with organizations such as BP, John Lewis Partnership, Novartis, United Health Group, and UK Public Sector. He is passionate about building better workplaces and spends time researching, consulting, writing, speaking, training and coaching. He published a research paper with the Tapscotts’ Blockchain Research Institute on “Blockchain and the CHRO”.


Includes Blockchain and HR

$315 / month for 6 months


Access to all 16 AIHR courses, including 2 certificate programs and one new course every month.


A total of 18 months unlimited access instead of the normal 12 months


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Why should I enroll?

The world of work is rapidly changing, and technology can help us address the challenges that come with it. If you would like to understand the value and advantages of blockchain technology and explore opportunities for co-creation of the future of work, this is the right course for you.

Is there a fixed schedule?

No. This program is online and self-paced. All lessons, assignments, and other materials are always ready for you to get started.

Is this course the right fit for me?

If you’re not sure this course is the right fit, schedule a free call with one of our admissions advisors to find out.

Can I buy the standalone course instead of the full license?

Sure. Just contact our support team via chat or email and they’ll help you out.


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