Despite the bleak economy, the $43 billion pet business is still booming, which means opportunities in the diverse industry abound. But if staying competitive means updating your skillset, check out new low-cost online classes from the Humane Society University - the educational arm of the HSUS.
Current course offerings range from interviewing, staff selection and marketing your non-profit to interpreting animal behavior for safe handling. Prices range from $25 and $35 and some are free! For more information on Humane Society University, and to register for on-line courses, go to http://www.humanesociety.org/university and click on the left menu entitled “Online Courses.”