When L&D forgets about the end game
March 10, 2013 Leave a comment
This is a great post by Sukh. It points out that often what L&D is talking about and what the business are talking about are two entirely different things.
Hello, I’m Sukh and I’m here to find out more about what learning and development happens in your part of organisation.
Sure, we send people on courses.
And what about social learning?
It’s a familiar conversation, right?
You know who cares about these things? Us L&Ders.
You know who doesn’t care about these things? The people we’re working with.
It’s all a lot of good useful academic debate and classification and codifying and intelligent thought. But it doesn’t matter to the people who need to learn. They just want to learn. If that comes through a webinar, a podcast, a flipped classroom, a MOOC, or face to face solution, then that’s what we provide.
There’s been a lot of good discussion in the L&D world about all sorts of fascinating things. How do we get inside the learner’s head? What should we worried…
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