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Learning by design : building sustainable organizations

Author: Abraham B Shani; Peter Docherty
Publisher: Malden, MA : Blackwell Pub., 2003.
Series: Management, organizations, and business series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Learning is an essential process for attaining and maintaining sustainability at both the individual and business level. Establishing a learning organization requires a whole-hearted and sustained endeavor. This book facilitates such an endeavor by providing both a coherent framework for analysis and practical models for action. It focuses on the choices organizations make about the design and implementation of  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Abraham B Shani; Peter Docherty
ISBN: 0631232761 9780631232766 063123277X 9780631232773 9781405142083 1405142081
OCLC Number: 50149521
Description: xix, 216 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
Contents: The critical need for learning by design --
Competitive strategy, sustainability and learning --
Individual competence development, learning and performance --
Designing business-focused teams --
Transformation and learning --
Development processes, learning and competitiveness --
Knowledge management processes and learning --
Learning in networked organization --
Designing sustainable learning organization --
Learning by design: change and future.
Series Title: Management, organizations, and business series.
Responsibility: A.B. (Rami) Shani and Peter Docherty.

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This book advances a design--based approach for the investigation and creation of sustainable organizations. The learning--by--design framework is utilized to examine learning in six successful  Read more...

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