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Ian Gibbs
The Learnability Man

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An Alternative To Knowledge vs Skills?

What do you see in the photo? • A standard LEGO brick? • 2.5 grams of acrylonitrile butadiene styrene? • A painful experience for bare...

7 Ways To Ruin A Learning Club

It was Denis Waitley who said “Failure should be our teacher, not our undertaker. Failure is delay, not defeat. It is a temporary detour,...

3 Examples of Learning Clubs

If you’re not familiar with Learning Clubs, the concept can seem a bit nebulous. In an attempt to rectify this, here are 3 examples that...

8 Tips For Starting A Learning Club

I wouldn’t say that all companies should have a learning club. But I would say that everyone should be a member of one. A learning club...

7 Benefits of Learning Clubs

You know there are things you could do better. But there never seems to be the opportunity, the motivation or the pressure to do...

Why Learning is counterintuitive

If you give a class of students (let’s call them Class A) a chapter to study for three days in a row, by the end of Day 3, their attitude...