Posts Tagged ‘action learning’

Developing Future Female Leaders

In a bid to harness the talents and to address under representation of women in leadership positions, the London School of Hygiene & … More

A hot topic at CIPD show – making sure learning ‘sticks’

CIPD’s recent L&D show convinced me that action learning has come of age. The focus of many of the talks and workshops was … More

Action Learning and neuroscience

Neuroscience – a fascinating insight into why action learning is so effective

Neuroscience is helping us understand why the modern workplace can be such a challenging environment and why methods such as Action Learning are … More

The use of Creative Imagination and its value in Action Learning

A psychotherapists view of action learning To improve listening skills I have been facilitating and participating in Action Learning sets for around six … More

Action Learning Associates working with the African Prisons Project (APP)

The African Prisons Project is a charity whose aim is to support prisoners and staff to use their resources to help others. Those … More

New world challenges facing organisational development

I took time out to attend the CIPD Organisation Development conference sponsored by McKinsey & Company in central London earlier this month. While … More

Harvesting the retail wisdom – establishing best practice via action learning

Action Learning Associates is currently working on an exciting application of action learning with L’Oréal.  While we always talk about action learning being … More

A new challenge for action learning – presenting a group held issue

Within days of the UK voting on the Brexit referendum, I was lucky enough to have the opportunity to do some work with the Danish … More

Action learning in the university by guest blogger Trevor H.J. Marchand, Emeritus Professor of Social Anthropology, SOAS

Professor Marchand’s blog discusses the results of using action learning with postgraduate research students at a London university. A full-length ‘ethnographic’ account of … More

Action learning and space or ‘rummelighed’

I am a mentor on the Charityworks Graduate Management Programme which provides learning and experiences relevant to first level management roles within the … More