Hot Mess Hotline
Hot Mess Hotline
Sep 14, 2020
A Mini Mess on Why You Don't Cut Your Professional Development Budget
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Leaders, it’s time to budget for 2021 and today I’m here to say don’t cut your professional development budget!

I know it can be tempting, or even seem reasonable, to make cuts here. We’re approaching the recovery phase of COVID-19, you may be tasked with cutting costs in your budget, and you  may not even be sure how much to budget for professional development!  

Despite the uncertainty, I’ll say it again: don’t cut your professional development budget!

I’ve got three tips to share with you today. Then, it’s on you as a leader to recognize that professional development for each person brings benefit to your entire team, your team communication strategies, and your overall success. So don’t cut your professional development budget – refine it and put it to work for you!

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