I cannot explain it with justice here. Read the post.
Will's blog is an excellent resource for research on learning and performance
clipped from http://www.willatworklearning.com/2009/01/myths-the-business-side-has-about-learning-result-of-data-gathering.html
-Michael Cardus is the founder of Create-Learning-Team Building, an experiential based training and development consulting organization, as well as a blogger for TeamBuilding NY. Mike specializes in team development and leadership development consulting and training, creating team-building programs that retain talented staff members, increase production and effectiveness of your team. He lives in Buffalo, NY, and travels to you to serve your team-building and leadership training needs, wherever and whenever fits your schedule.