Let’s put our thinking caps on – it’s Learn@Work Week

Events held across country for annual week sponsored by CSTD
By Lesley Young
|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 09/18/2008

If you feel yourself absorbing a little more knowledge than usual at work this week, you won’t be alone.

That’s because Sept. 22 to 26 is the fourth annual Learn@Work Week, sponsored by the Toronto-based Canadian Society for Training and Development (CSTD). This year’s event is enjoying unprecedented involvement from companies and governments across Canada, said Lynn Johnston, president of CSTD.

More than 120 municipalities, including the City of Toronto and the City of Vancouver, proclaimed a Learn@Work Week, and many of the society’s 2,500 members are hosting a variety of on-site events. (For a complete list of local Learn@Work Week events across Canada visit