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How You Learn Is How You Live: Using Nine Ways of Learning to Transform Your Life

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What's Your Learning Style?
Being a lifelong learner is one of the secrets to happiness, success, and personal fulfillment. But what's the best way to become one? Kay Peterson and David Kolb have the answer. They offer deep, research-based insights into the ideal process of learning and guide you in identifying your dominant style. You'll discover how knowing your learning
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Published April 17th 2017 by Berrett-Koehler Publishers
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Lisa Kosak
May 31, 2017 rated it it was amazing
I am a lifelong learning geek. I enjoy learning new information and absorb it with a thirst for reading, taking online MOOCS, and watching videos. I've always known that I am a visual learner and have tried to gear my learning to my style. The new book How You Learn Is How You Live – Using Nine Ways of Learning to Transform your Life by Kay Peterson, and David A. Kolb was an eye-opening read for me.

Most of what we learn and retain is from experience and hands-on learning. We all embrace a define
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Karen
Jul 14, 2018 rated it liked it
It's interesting to listen to but the reader had a very deep baritone voice which made it difficult to listen to at high speed or with any ambient noise in the room. (The reader also sounded a bit bored.) Nine different learning styles is interesting but part of me is rankled that there are more sections than my working memory can commit to tracking. Useful life wisdom is always welcome. Perhaps this audiobook could have had some additional processing.

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The Learning Cycle: Experie
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Lance McNeill
May 02, 2018 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
You will learn about learning with this good read

I enjoyed the meta read - learning about learning. The learning styles and process are great tools for self awareness and creative problem solving.
The only reason I gave a 4 instead of a 5 is because I believe on authenticity- focusing on strengths as opposed to what we’re not good at. The practical implications of this read guide you toward making yourself more well rounded by focusing on continuous improvement of areas where we’re weak. It’s im
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Amy Vey
Jul 23, 2017 rated it really liked it
Another wonderful tool for your life's tool belt. I love utilizing the many different ways we can learn about ourselves, others in our lives and use those tools for the betterment of everyone. Thank you for allowing me to be a Goodreads winner and review this book.
Pro Mukherjee
Sep 07, 2017 rated it liked it
I've used Kolb's learning cycle in my practice and in teaching students. Somehow I didn't quite connect with this expression of learning methods.
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