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The Field Guide to the 6Ds: How to Use the Six Disciplines to Transform Learning into Business Results by Calhoun Wick, Roy V. H. Pollock, Andy Jefferson

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Purposes and Examples of Phase I Learning (Pre-Work)

Purpose Examples
Establish foundation knowledge; be sure all learners are “on the same page” Reading short, targeted selections

Completing an introductory e-learning program

Having prerequisites, such as successful completion of a foundation course or specific work experiences

Passing a relevant test

Stimulate interest in the topic Experiential learning, such as interviewing a customer, patient, or senior leader; visiting a plant or office; listening to customer calls; and so forth

Reading a provocative article or watching a provocative YouTube or other video

Writing a short ...

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