How to Get Your Association to Support Staff’s Professional Development

Pick an association website at random and read their About page. Chances are you’ll see something in their mission or values about education. Associations have long been leaders in the lifelong learning business—which is why it’s so shocking to see how few associations support staff’s professional development, according to these survey results from Association Media & Publishing.

You read that right: 81 percent of respondents said their association doesn’t provide enough professional development opportunities for their staff. Sometimes departmental budgets only provide professional development resources for senior-level staff. Middle or lower level staff are out of luck. If your association doesn’t support staff’s professional development, here’s a plan for convincing them otherwise.

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