How Companies Become Learning Organizations

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Which of these answers BEST describes a learning organization?

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1. How did Peter Senge help to popularize the idea of learning organizations?

2. Sam's Gear is a very traditional organization that manufactures camping equipment. Stellar Trek is a learning organization that also manufactures camping equipment. How might the two organizations vary in their approaches to an economic slow down in a way that CLEARLY demonstrates their organizational difference?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Becoming a learning organization has many benefits, and this quiz/worksheet duo will help you test your knowledge of these benefits along with the characteristics of a learning organization.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments you'll be tested on the following items:

  • Pioneer of learning organizations
  • A concept that isn't a part of Senge's five disciplines
  • Book publication which made the learning organization idea popular
  • Description of a learning organization
  • Benefits of becoming a learning organization

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related business lesson
  • Defining key concepts - make sure you can accurately define the main phrase learning organization
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding Senge's five disciplines

Additional Learning

Would you like more information on learning organizations? Then you can review the corresponding video lesson entitled How Companies Become Learning Organizations. The lesson will help you:

  • Understand how being a learning organization is like a sponge
  • Distinguish between a traditional and learning organization
  • Know the benefits of becoming a learning organization
  • Understand the requirements for becoming a learning organization
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