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MOOCs: Building Personal Learning Networks

Your Training Edge

A personal learning network (PLN) is a network of resources including people (subject matter experts, coworkers, friends, mentors, etc.) 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.

A Vital View on Learning

CLO Magazine

McNevin’s long-term goal is to sell the training program to other health care facilities, which will create a revenue source for the company while raising the level of expertise in the CNA community. “We To do that, McNevin worked with Vermilyea to create Pinnacle, a clinical career ladder for CNAs that will help keep them engaged with the company and improve their skills through training and development to increase their earning potential.