TITLE

Action Learning

AUTHOR(S)
Tobin, Daniel R.
PUB. DATE
September 2008
SOURCE
Leadership Excellence Essentials;Sep2008, Vol. 25 Issue 9, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Teh article addresses action learning projects. The objectives of action-learning assignment are to let participants apply some of what they learned in the education session, get senior executives view a number of people who would not normally have been in their direct line of sight, and let executives see who took leadership positions on the teams and how effectively participants work as part of the ad hoc teams.
ACCESSION #
34273596

 

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