Most employers see this small investment in your development a great benefit for their organization. Below is a sample email you could use to ask your boss to cover the cost:
To: Your Boss
Subject: Professional Development Request
Dear boss’s name,
I’m interested in taking the following course, to help the team and build my leadership skills. The total cost is $399 and the next session starts Session Start Date.
Best Practices of Great Leaders
Course Benefits for the Company
- The principles taught are universal and applicable to our field and industry.
- The lessons include insights from well-known and respected leadership experts like Cheryl Bachelder, Dale Carnegie, John Maxwell, Sheryl Sandberg, John Wooden, and many more.
- The emphasis is on real-world, actionable practices I can apply quickly.
- I will receive a personalized development plan.
- I will receive tips on how to share what I learn with you and others at the company.
- Courses that cost twice as much have half as much material and are based on the insights of a single teacher, not a comprehensive rollup of dozens.
Course Benefits for Me
- Understanding great leadership skills and how to set leadership objectives.
- Learn important figures, authors, and events in leadership history to build a foundation for my own leadership style.
- Gain an awareness of current and recent leaders and organizations known to practice effective leadership.
- Learn the benefits of modern communication tools for contemporary leaders.
- Go in-depth on each of the seven core leadership principles, including research and analysis that support each.
- Watch non-fiction video examples of each principle in action.
- Analyze and track my progress with an actionable leadership workbook.
- Access to a video library of additional resources.
- Get personalized development and communication plans.
- Access to course author for personalized guidance.
- Receipt of a digital certificate upon completion of the course.
Completing the course requires about 2 hours a week of classroom and study time. At that rate, I should complete the program in about 8 weeks.
Will pay for this course for me?
– Your Name
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