Learning Agility – Beyond the Hype: What Science Has to Say

Executive Summary

Ultimately, professionals making decisions regarding their leadership talent will need to determine whether an assessment of learning agility is right for their company. While I personally would not use such phrases as “learning agility equals leadership success” or “the most in-demand business skill of the 21 st century” to describe learning agility, the results of this whitepaper endorse the importance of it in leader success. Certainly, the application of a well-developed measure of learning agility is substantially more grounded in science than simply basing talent decisions on innuendo, limited interactions, and subjective evaluations.

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