6 Benefits of Staff Professional Development

  1. Studies indicate that offering professional development opportunities to employees increases job satisfaction
  2. Stakeholders and other funders recognize the value of your commitment to increasing employee skills
  3. Continuing education opportunities are a valued addition to your benefits and compensation package
  4. It demonstrates an appreciation for staff and a willingness to invest in them
  5. It underscores your organization’s commitment to quality and to staying professionally sharp
  6. A commitment to a better trained staff identifies you as a “learning organization”