B1. 2017 Best Workplaces for Learning and Development – Canada’s Leaders and their Best Practices
This research driven, interactive session will focus on the inaugural list of “Best Workplaces in Canada for Learning and Development” to be published by Great Place to Work® Institute in the summer, 2017. Based on systematic surveys of employee perceptions and experience and structured assessments of organizational learning and development practices, this unique national list is aimed at recognizing Canada’s leaders in learning and development from across a diverse spectrum of hundreds of small, medium and large Canadian based organizations participating in the program. Session attendees will learn about Canada’s leaders in learning and development including the most innovative and distinctive facets of their cultures, strategies, programs and practices for accelerating and sustaining continuous learning and development leading to their achieving this unique standard of excellence in Canada. Research highlights and best practices will be highlighted and discussed in a dynamic and interactive process to enhance session participants’ learning experience.