Lecture 1 – Introduction to HRD
November 14, 2008
To remain competitive in a global economy, businesses must have a skilled workforce that is able to adapt to change.
Workplace literacy today is defined as much more than the three Rs of reading, writing and arithmetic, or physical strength and a strong work ethic. Modern work environments require good communication skills, the ability to work in a team, time-management skills, the ability to adapt to change, and to work with people from diverse cultures.