Tag: trainees

Development & Evaluation, Employee retention

Quebec: New Rights Adopted for Trainees in the Workplace

March 25, 2022


In line with the adoption of Bill 59, which integrated trainees into the prevention and compensation regimes provided under the Act Respecting Occupational Health and Safety and the Act Respecting Industrial Accidents and Occupational Diseases respectively, the Quebec legislator recently […]

Development & Evaluation, Employee development

Why Mistakes Are Great Training Opportunities

November 21, 2019

Via: HR Hero

There is a much shared story attributed to famed businessman Thomas J. Watson Sr. during his tenure as head of IBM. The company, under Watson’s direction, had been increasing inventory despite poor demand, gambling on high levels of post-World War […]

Communication, Development & Evaluation, Employee development, Software

What Makes a Good Trainer?

November 13, 2019

Via: HR Hero

Companies are increasingly appreciating the importance of training and development, and trainers obviously play a key role in these training and development efforts. Training can come from a dedicated training department, which many companies utilize. At the same time, some […]

Development & Evaluation, Employee development

How to Deal with Employees Who Balk at the Need for Training

August 26, 2019

Via: HR Hero

Training employees can take a lot of time and resources, but it’s necessary in any organization—whether to educate staff on new industry developments, promote key skills, or simply to give them familiarity to the organization and its culture and processes. […]