Building the Learning Organization: Achieving Strategic Advantage through a Commitment to Learning / Edition 3

Building the Learning Organization: Achieving Strategic Advantage through a Commitment to Learning / Edition 3

by Michael J. Marquardt
     
 

ISBN-10: 1904838324

ISBN-13: 9781904838326

Pub. Date: 06/16/2011

Publisher: Nicholas Brealey Publishing

This new edition of the essential best-practices toolkit shows how to transform an organization into one that continually learns from its experiences, and more importantly, translates that knowledge into improved performance. Rich in hands-on tools, this much- anticipated update of the award-winning classic features lessons from world-class leaders such as Nokia,

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This new edition of the essential best-practices toolkit shows how to transform an organization into one that continually learns from its experiences, and more importantly, translates that knowledge into improved performance. Rich in hands-on tools, this much- anticipated update of the award-winning classic features lessons from world-class leaders such as Nokia, Alcoa, and others. With all new case studies, a revised section on technology, and more focus on action learning, Building the Learning Organization puts the power of the author's Systems Learning Organization model into the hands of any manager who wants to participate in building, maintaining, and sustaining the next generation of learning organizations.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781904838326
Publisher:
Nicholas Brealey Publishing
Publication date:
06/16/2011
Edition description:
3rd Edition
Pages:
280
Sales rank:
478,528
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword v

Preface vii

Acknowledgments xiii

About the Author xv

Chapter 1 The Emerging Need for Learning Organizations 1

Chapter 2 The Systems Learning Organization Model 21

Chapter 3 Building Learning Dynamics 31

Chapter 4 Transforming the Organization for Learning Excellence 61

Chapter 5 Empowering and Enabling People 93

Chapter 6 Knowledge Management in Learning Organizations 121

Chapter 7 Technology for Building the Learning Organization 155

Chapter 8 Action Learning: The Cornerstone for Building a Learning Or ganization 191

Chapter 9 Becoming a Learning Organization 211

Bibliography 231

Learning Organization Profile 237

Glossary 243

Index 251

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