Jay Cross helps people work and live smarter. Jay is the Johnny Appleseed of informal learning. He wrote the book on it. He was the first person to use the term eLearning on the web. He has challenged conventional wisdom about how adults learn since designing the first business degree program offered by the University of Phoenix.

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After-Christmas Sale: Informal Learning

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January 2nd, 2010

New Year’s Resolution: Use informal learning to improve organizational performance in 2010.

Informal Learning is on sale atĀ Amazon for $18.18. (List price is $40.)

Informal Learning
InformalĀ Learning: Rediscovering the Natural Pathways That Inspire Innovation and Performance

Read what it’s about:

Chapter Two, A Natural Way of Learning
Chapter Three, Show Me the Money

This book relates the stories of how more than a dozen firms are using informal learning to:

Table of Contents


Chapter 1: Out of Time

Chapter 2: A Natural Way of Learning

Chapter 3: Show Me The Money

Chapter 4: Emergence

Chapter 5: Connecting

Chapter 6: Meta-Learning


Chapter 7: Learners.


Chapter 8: Envisioning.

Chapter 9: Conversation.

Chapter 10: Communities.

Chapter 11: Unblended.

Chapter 12: The Web.

Chapter 13: Grokking.

Chapter 14: Unconferences.

Chapter 15: Just Do It.

I don’t know how long the sale price will last. It’s $18.18 paper or $16.36 as a Kindle download. Buy it.

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