TITLE

TWO-WAY STRETCH

AUTHOR(S)
Bentley, Ross
PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
Training Magazine;Jul2005, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the changes in experiential learning. Factors that contribute to the change in the way training department have approached the development needs of employees; Importance of a physical challenge for employees to create opportunities to build teams and test leadership skills; Advantage of training linked to community-based projects.
ACCESSION #
17736638

 

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