Season 4, Episode 15: The Science of Learning - The 85% Rule

Season 4, Episode 15: The Science of Learning - The 85% Rule

In today's podcast episode - the latest in our Science of Learning series - we address the best conditions for effective learning to take place.

You might be looking to develop a new skill, may it be a "hard skill" like technical writing, a skill related to people management or coaching skills. You may be a teacher, a professional in the Learning & Development industry or simply someone who wants to expand their knowledge and expertise. What can you do to create the best conditions for learning? And how does the concept of 85% - the title of today's episode - come into play?

We talk about all of this in today's show.

Let’s walk!

Quotes from this Episode:

“We now accept the fact that learning is a lifelong process of keeping abreast of change. And the most pressing task is to teach people how to learn.”

~ Peter Drucker

“I am not afraid of storms for I am learning how to sail my ship.”

~ Louisa May Alcott

“There is no end to education. It is not that you read a book, pass an examination, and finish with education. The whole of life, from the moment you are born to the moment you die, is a process of learning.”

~ Jiddu Krishnamurti


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