Notes from Jane Bozarth's Bozarthzone, with ideas for creating and outsourcing inexpensive e-learning solutions, along with general thoughts about the training and development field.
Monday, September 02, 2013
The Myth of Best Practices: Update
In 2009 I wrote a post, "The Myth of Best Practices" , that described problems with both context and fidelity. Here's a great example of what usually happens when "best practices" are transferred from one setting to another:
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