The Perils of Lifelong Learning

PlayEpisode # 016
Duration Duration: 23 Minutes
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Dan reflects on the hidden costs of a life devoted to continual learning. Janice explores what motivates your adult learners to grow and change, and proposes a hiring method to find only people who want to get better at their jobs. Also: what do you do when you’re trying to remember an old skill and all you find is cobwebs? And when is prior experience harmful to learning?