Development in practice, volume 12, numbers 3 & 4, august 2002 development and the learning organisation: an introduction laura roper and jethro pettit if we had a keen vision and feeling of all ordinary human life, it would be like hearing the grass grow and the squirrel’s heart beat, and we should die of that roar which lies on the other side of silence. A learning organization is an organization skilled at creating, acquiring, and transferring knowledge, and at modifying its behavior to reflect new knowledge and insights.
Stanford learning organization web (slow): the stanford learning organization web (slow) is an informal network of stanford researchers, staff, and students along with colleagues and friends from the corporate world interested in the nature and development of learning organizations. The learning organisation organisational learning is a continual process whereby an organisation adapts to its environment by constantly improving performance through evolving knowledge and understanding by its members and the organisation (hartel, strybosch & blyth, 2006.
A learning organization and its characteristics a learning organization is the term given to an organization which facilitates the learning of its employees so that the organization can continuously transforms itself.
A learning organization is one that seeks to create its own future that assumes learning is an ongoing and creative process for its members and one that develops, adapts, and transforms itself in response to the needs and aspirations of people, both inside and outside itself (navran associates newsletter 1993. As a learning organization, all members of a company will learn more about other parts of the organization and more about essential processes such as: helping each other learn, sharing, cooperating, leading, and participating in organizational decisions.
A learning organization is an organization that encourages and facilitates learning in order to continually transform itself to survive and excel in a rapidly changing business environment. Development and the learning organisation: an introduction 5 effective organisational learning clearly resonate deeply in a great range of organisations represented here, as they do in many others besides.
Development and the learning organisation: an introduction laura roper and jethro pettit if we had a keen vision and feeling of all ordinary human life, it would be.