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Announcing the 2016 Competencies

The Institute for Performance and Learning, formerly the Canadian Society for Training and Development (CSTD), is proud to announce that the 2016 version of the...

i4pl 2016: It’s coming

Our annual conference is coming soon! Download our brochure or check our our conference website for more details. This week, we're giving away 3 FitBits if you register from...

Deeper design

We’re Serious About (e)learning

Our monthly Twitter chat is on serious (e)Learning! Clark Quinn, Executive Director at Quinnovation and Partner at the Internet Time Alliance, will be joining the conversation...

Recognizing prior learning

If you are an immigrant-serving organization and work with refugees/immigrants who may not have access to authenticated formal credentials, or an occupational body/academic institution looking for...

Tanya Dubnicoff

New Year’s everyday for former Olympian

Former Olympian track cyclist Tanya Dubnicoff will be keynoting at i4pl this year. Now an executive coach, she draws on her experiences as a former...

Sugata Mitra - The future of learning

When ‘learning’ becomes obsolete

by Sugata Mitra, Educational Technology Expert  Children, given access to the Internet in groups, can learn anything by themselves. Indeed, ‘learning’ itself may no longer be...

Being part of that network has brought my network to me

Networking Across Canada

People who work in learning and development help others grow, but many feel their own growth may have to depend on how big their own...

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There’s no downside to mentoring

When consultant Peggy McGillicuddy, was finishing grad school, she wanted to branch out her work experience beyond mental health, a field she’s worked in for...


A New Way of Doing Conferences?

by Hailey Chan This past May, The Institute for Performance and Learning’s chair in Manitoba, Marie Antaya, spotted an opportunity for fellow performance and learning colleagues...

Twitter Chat - Working Openly - Laura Hilliger, We Are Open Co-Op

#i4pl Let’s talk about: Working Openly

Laura Hilliger, strategist and idea maker of We Are Open Co-Op joined our monthly Twitter chat to discuss working openly. Working openly seems to function well...


10 Takeaways from Symposium

by Sandra Currie-Samson, M.Ed crossed-posted from a June 23rd LinkedIn Pulse post. Last week I attended the Institute for Performance and Learning Vancouver Symposium. It was a great...

learn @ work week

Gear up with us for Learn @ Work Week!

Learn @ Work Week is The Institute for Performance and Learning’s annual celebration to promote the importance of workplace learning and performance to key stakeholders...


Summer Kick-Off: Get Certified!

PLEASE NOTE OUR CERTIFICATION SALE IS OVER. Don’t put off until tomorrow what you can do today. Be recognized for your skills and validate your competence...