Learning through the physical environment in the workplace.
O'Toole, Kathleen Margaret (Paddy)
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The physical surroundings are often overlooked in discussions on learning in the workplace. The physical environment, however, may hold significant messages for organizational members in relation to what they need to know about the culture, structure and roles and routines of the organization. This paper discusses how differences in the physical environment of two departments in the same organisation influenced the way that people worked and learned.