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Although continuing education is a requirement for most licensed professionals (teachers, insurance agents, financial advisors), the life-long learner who develops a habit of seeking out learning for themselves benefits even more. A learning programs tools, focus, and strategies all figure in to developing a culture that fosters learners who, will, learn better.
Harvard Business Review's May article entitled "Learning is a Learned Behavior", examines studies and best practices that make it clear that learners are made, not born:
"Through the deliberate use of practice and dedicated strategies to improve our ability to learn, we can all develop expertise faster and more effectively. In short, we can all get better at getting better."