Building a Learning Organization

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Becoming a Learning Organization

Perquisites:

Building A Learning Organization

Building A Learning Organization

None.

Duration:

1 day

Description:

“The only thing that gives an organization a competitive edge … is what it knows, how it uses what it knows, and how fast it can know something new.” – Laurence Prusak, IBM Knowledge Institute

 

A Learning Organization is one that puts value on not only the individuals learning, but on the whole enterprise deliberately adopting lessons learned, understanding root causes so that mistakes don’t have to be repeated.

Managers are typically held prisoner to the traditional whines about “we’re different” from other parts of the company when it comes to adopting expensive lessons learned?  So the challenge is not so much to improve the “state-of-the-art,” but rather to lift up the “state-of-practice” so that an ever increasing numbers of people and processes can benefit from each improvement project.

  • Say you have applied a well thought out solution after an aircraft crash that would prevent future catastrophes. Could other teams, locations, shifts or processes benefit from your lessons learned? Should learning these lessons be optional?
  • Should sharing lessons be aggressively done or is a passive approach acceptable when it comes to saving lives and significant investments.
  • Does a senior manager who has invested heavily in an improvement team have an economic obligation, to demand an improvement pilot be extended as far as possible within the enterprise?

Who should attend:

  • Executives CEOs, CFOs, COO, CIO, Directors/ Division Chiefs
  • Program Managers, Product Managers, HR Managers, Marketing Managers
  • Small Business Owners, Sales Managers, Future Executives

What you will learn:

Graduates of this course will know how to:
Re-use existing knowledge, identifying and retaining experts and spreading lessons learned and best practices throughout the enterprise
Make continuous learning a part of the company culture in audits, performance/ management reviews, inspections, corrective actions, etc.

… and know how:

  • Ford applied the concepts to drive costs down and performance up.
  • The Air Force uses ‘learning” and “replication” to increase weapon system reliability
  • Learning Organizations replicate good practices as a cost-effective means of utilizing scarce resources and yet avoid “Blind cloning.”
  • Learning organizations mitigate the effects of risks, drive mission achievement, drive profits, increase productivity–strategically.

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BUILDING A LEARNING ORGANIZATION CLASS CALENDAR

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Available Classes

Building a Learning Organization

Building A Learning Organization
September 24 @ 08:00 - September 24 @ 17:00

Building a Learning Organization

Building A Learning Organization
September 25 @ 08:00 - September 25 @ 17:00

Building a Learning Organization

Building A Learning Organization
September 26 @ 08:00 - September 26 @ 17:00

Building a Learning Organization

Building A Learning Organization
September 27 @ 08:00 - September 27 @ 17:00

Building a Learning Organization

Building A Learning Organization
September 28 @ 08:00 - September 28 @ 17:00

Building a Learning Organization

Building A Learning Organization
October 15 @ 08:00 - October 15 @ 17:00

Building a Learning Organization

Building A Learning Organization
October 16 @ 08:00 - October 16 @ 17:00

Building a Learning Organization

Building A Learning Organization
October 17 @ 08:00 - October 17 @ 17:00

Building a Learning Organization

Building A Learning Organization
October 18 @ 08:00 - October 18 @ 17:00

Building a Learning Organization

Building A Learning Organization
October 19 @ 08:00 - October 19 @ 17:00

Upcoming Events

Mon 24

BCF – 211

September 24 - September 28
Lake Ridge VA United States
Mon 24

Building a Learning Organization

September 24 @ 08:00 - 17:00
Lake Ridge VA United States
Tue 25

Building a Learning Organization

September 25 @ 08:00 - 17:00
Lake Ridge VA United States
Wed 26

Building a Learning Organization

September 26 @ 08:00 - 17:00
Lake Ridge VA United States
Thu 27

Building a Learning Organization

September 27 @ 08:00 - 17:00
Lake Ridge VA United States
Fri 28

Building a Learning Organization

September 28 @ 08:00 - 17:00
Lake Ridge VA United States
Mon 01

Leading When You’re Not in Charge

October 1 @ 08:00 - 17:00
Lake Ridge VA United States
Tue 02

Leading When You’re Not in Charge

October 2 @ 08:00 - 17:00
Lake Ridge VA United States
Tue 02

Stress Management

October 2 @ 09:00 - 17:00
Lake Ridge VA United States
Wed 03

Leading When You’re Not in Charge

October 3 @ 08:00 - 17:00
Lake Ridge VA United States