Hornet Dear Bernard

Dear, Dear Bernard

A double loop learning example

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I’ve found in a lot of ‘agile’ teams that I’ve worked on we do single loop learning pretty well but often struggle when it comes to double loop learning.

Single Loop Learning

Single-loop learning seems to be present when goals, values, frameworks and, to a significant extent, strategies are taken for granted. The emphasis is on ‘techniques and making techniques more efficient’ (Usher and Bryant: 1989: 87)

Any reflection is directed toward making the strategy more effective.

Double Loop Learning

Double-loop learning, in contrast, ‘involves questioning the role of the framing and learning systems which underlie actual goals and strategies


Written by bernardhornet

March 31, 2011 at 8:47 pm

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