Attitude is Essential to Learning Series

Dec 30, 2011

Attitude is Essential to Learning, Part 1: It’s All About Me

As learning professionals we spend so much time designing just the right kind of exciting learning intervention that we sometimes forget to think about other factors that may prevent learning. For example, no matter how great the learning experience is, if people are unmotivated to learn then the reality is that they won’t. Let’s explore some of the reasons why people might be unmotivated and figure out what we can do to combat it. Challenge 1: How does this relate to me? Can you recall a time when you were totally uninterested and unmotivated to learn? Maybe in grade school during history class? For me it was college math. I simply...

As learning professionals we spend so much time designing just the right kind of exciting learning intervention that we sometimes forget to...

Feb 11, 2011

Attitude is Essential to Learning, Part 2: It's All About My Manager

In the first part of this series, we talked about the role of the individual in learning. It’s hard to make someone...

In the first part of this series, we talked about the role of the individual in learning. It’s hard to make someone...