MOOCs: Building Personal Learning Networks
Your Training Edge
JULY 8, 2013
A PLN represents the pinnacle of informal learning. According to recent estimates, although about 80 percent of learning is thought to occur informally, companies still invest 75 percent of their L&D budgets in formal training. PLNs allow employees to share their knowledge and expertise with others, providing a way for organizations to effectively crowdsource parts of their training.