Informal learning

Day, Nancy
June 1998
Workforce (10928332);Jun98, Vol. 77 Issue 6, p30
Discusses the issue of informal learning in the workplace. Information on the study conducted by Washington State's Workforce Training and Education Coordinating Board; Amount spent by businesses in the United States on formal training programs; Implications of the study on corporate culture, worker satisfaction, productivity and improving the rate of innovation. INSETS: What are the merits of informal learning?;What employees learn informally.


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