It’s Learning at Work (LAW) Week - a unique campaign held in May to raise awareness of the importance of building learning cultures in the workplace.
Aiming to highlight the benefits of continual learning and development, the #CampaignForLearning coordinate LAW Week nationally. Offering resources and suggestions for learning and development the theme for the 2021 campaign is “Made for Learning”. It focuses on our human capacity to learn, how we can be great lifelong learners and the importance of connection and community for empowered people and dynamic organisations.
Learning in the workplace
Employers - There are plenty of reasons why training is a worthwhile pursuit:
- It makes your employees feel valued because you’re investing time and money into their careers,
- It supports your business, giving you a well-trained and qualified workforce who know their jobs inside out,
- It can also encourage the best employees to really shine, giving you the ‘managers of the future, and
- In some instances, it is a requirement for the position.
Employees - Want to do more training or study at work – know your rights