Firms pursuing the business case for essential skills (Web Sight)

Resources for employers • Alberta company pioneers essential skills program • Background on essential skills in Canada • Essential skills and HRSDC
By Shannon Martin
|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 07/18/2005

As workplace needs continue to evolve, employers are relying more than ever on workers’ ability to learn and adapt. And yet, there’s not enough recognition among employers that underpinning this capacity for change are the set of foundational skills known as essential skills. The following sites look at essential skills in greater detail.

Resources for employers

http://www.conferenceboard.ca/workplaceliteracy/default.asp