Democracy & the learning organisation LO20671

Roy Benford (
Tue, 16 Feb 1999 09:00:41 +0000

Replying to LO20641 --

Doug Merchant wrote:

> When we look at Democracy to inform and expand our thinking about the
> Learning Organization, I think we miss the point as long as we stay at the
> individual level of the system. The important issues for Democracy and
> Learning Organizations are the organizational governance mechanisms at
> play. For example, Do we try to identify, select and develop future
> leaders of the business? or Do we want to build organizations with the
> capacity to embrace "good" leadership, resist "bad" leadership, and "know"
> the difference?

Thank you Doug for raising the subject of organisational governance

Do Learning Organisations have any similarity in their organisational
governance mechanisms?

Roy Benford
Fulmer, UK


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