How to Get Your Professional Development Approved and Paid For

So you’ve made the smart decision to attend ELS Forum and own your greatness or maybe you are considering registering for a course or securing a certification. Go you! Now you just have to get approval. . . and get it paid for. Sigh. Sure, YOU can see the incredible value, but will your exec? In this special ELSx webinar, ELS President Emily Burley engages in a candid conversation about what it really takes to sell your executive on shelling out for your professional development.

Tune in as she breaks down:

  • – How to get your mindset right to overcome the fear of rejection and move past feeling unvalued or unseen
  • – The prep you MUST do before you ask in order to be taken seriously
  • – Exactly what your exec wants to know most before signing off

Access the webinar recording here:


About ELS Forum:

ELS Forum is a community that brings together top executive assistants just like you who are supporting the world’s most influential leaders. We cultivate your professional development by providing a space for EAs to learn, connect, collaborate and contribute solutions to your greatest challenges. At ELS Forum, our unique event experience, you get the support, training and inspiration you really need to take your career to the next level, all while discovering a renewed sense of purpose, passion and impact. Every moment at ELS Forum—from the instructor sessions to the networking—is designed to empower you to step fully into your greatness. We’re here to support your shine.