Dawn of the Un-book

Jay Cross

CLOs know that extracting meaning from growing mountains of information is tougher than ever before. So began my 2006 book, Informal Learning: Rediscovering the Natural Pathways That Inspire Innovation and Performance. Books have been a mainstay of self-directed learning for centuries. A study by the Jenkins Group, a custom book publishing firm, found that: • One-third of high school graduates never read another book for the rest of their lives.

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