Month: November 2015

The Benefits of Experiential Learning

Here at Adventure Associates we wholeheartedly believe in the value of experiential learning. For years we’ve seen its benefits and the breakthroughs it can create for both individuals and teams. Admittedly, the concept of experiential learning is not a new one, since it appears even Confucius recognized its merits back in 450BC: “Tell me, and I will forget. Show me, and I may remember. Involve me, and I will understand.” Regardless, we often still find ourselves in classrooms and auditoriums, watching slides flit across a screen or someone scribbling furiously on a whiteboard. What’s wrong with these approaches is that