With the way we work — and learn — transforming at an unprecedented pace, building Agile learning programs is more important than ever. However, creating adaptive and flexible programs that can shift alongside business priorities isn't easy. We spoke with Marjorie Van Roon, a Certified Professional in Training Management and senior manager of learning and development at Best Buy Canada, to learn how learning leaders can build Agile learning programs that set their organizations up for success ... no matter what roadblocks lie ahead.
Listen now to learn more on:
- The skills training professionals need to drive Agile learning processes.
- How Agile learning benefits individual learners and the business at large.
- Why Agile learning should remain a top priority for businesses today.
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