Developing learning organizations is not easy. For this reason, ‘The Learning Imperative’ is an essential read for any leader. The authors unpacking of how to improve learning and bring about a shared clarity in a team is delivered through insightful and practical strategies and is complemented by thought-provoking questions to reflect on from beginning to end. The book also recognizes there are many challenges ahead, and that raising performance in any organization will not happen overnight. But it categorically will not happen if you don’t start! Start now, using ‘The Learning Imperative’ as your indispensable guide. –Stuart Allen, Head Teacher, Mile Cross Primary School An informative and entertaining read, ‘The Learning Imperative’ is a timeless classic that should be on the bookshelf of anyone interested in progressive management.