Professional development builds employee loyalty, trust, and job satisfaction *Source: Queens University, Kingston
Studies show that while compensation is important, professional development also ranks very high as a valuable benefit to employees.
Here is a sample email to ask permission to attend the conference:
SUBJECT: Professional Development Request
I am writing to request approval to attend the Atlantic Conference for Administrative Professionals, taking place on April 26-27, 2022.
The conference connects administrative professionals and offers an opportunity to learn new skills, network and celebrate International Administrative Professionals Day. It features inspirational keynote sessions and breakout sessions under the following categories:
- Leadership Development Skills
- Professional & Technical Skills
- Wellness & Self Care
You can see the conference website at https://sparkconferences.com/admin-halifax/.
I will ensure all my responsibilities are covered at work during my attendance at the conference and on my return, I look forward to using my newly acquired skills to be even more efficient and productive.
Thank you for considering supporting my attendance at this conference.