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24: Building Capabilities with Communities of Practice – Kim Sherwin

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April 15, 2019
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24: Building Capabilities with Communities of Practice – Kim Sherwin
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This is a fascinating case study that demonstrates the use of Communities of Practice as a central part of the capability strategy of an organisation.
Arup is a 14,000 strong global organisation who design the built environment. Their Skills Networks (a form of Communities of Practice) straddle all their business units and geographies. Kim Sherwin, the Arup University Leader for Australasia, talks about the critical role of Skills Networks, how they function, and how her team supports partners with them to build capability.

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An award-winning speaker, Michelle brings decades of learning and development experience as she interviews business leaders and learning professionals to uncover interesting stories, authentic conversations, and new insights.
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