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"Learning Agility" is a competency or capability which describes a person's speed to learn. In most businesses, this skills is considered one of the most important factors in great leadership. People with strong "learning agility" can rapidly study, analyze, and understand new situations and new business problems. They have developed techniques and a passion for "fast learning" and are not afraid to jump into a problem and try to understand its various causes and ramifications quickly.