How to Gain Approval to Attend
In today’s economy, you have to justify every dollar you spend, including the money and time to attend the HR Florida State Conference & Expo. You also need to stay competitive in today’s market. By investing in attending the HR Florida State Conference & Expo, you can benefit your organization by advancing and fine-tuning your skills, finding new ways to cut costs and gain important new leadership skills learning leadership. If you need to gain approval for your travel and professional development costs, follow these guidelines to gain support from your supervisor.
Review the conference program - Determine which sessions you want to attend. Select ones that are most beneficial to you, your team and company. Each of the 100+ sessions offer learner outcomes and are easily identified by tracks. You can find solutions to your biggest challenges and identify new opportunities for growth. An added bonus: Most sessions offer recertification credits, so you can get credit towards obtaining and keeping your certification! In fact, attendees can earn a maximum of 17 general recertification credits towards PHR, SPHR and GPHR by attending all concurrent sessions offered, including over lunch, and each 2-hour Masters Series sessions on Monday. Lunch will be available over a two-hour time period for your convenience with a minimum of 15 minutes between each session, so it’s possible to grab lunch on the go.
Review the exhibitor list - The exposition hall will host more than 100 vendors exhibiting a wide range of innovative HR-related products and services. Be among the first to learn about the latest HR business solutions, discover answers to on-the-job challenges and find the tools you need to succeed. Consider the business opportunities that could develop from establishing connections with industry professionals and partners.
Save money - Book your hotel room through the official HR Florida home block. We’ve done all the work for you. You’ll get a discount rate, so forget having to pay for daily transportation to the conference! Take advantage of receptions and exhibit hall lunches to help trim meal costs.
Complete the Request Letter (click here for the template) - and submit to your supervisor. This letter will help you demonstrate why you should attend the HR Florida State Conference & Expo in Orlando.
Share it! Commit to a post-conference briefing for senior management and your team, where you’ll highlight what you’ve learned from the conference. Tie what you’ve learned to your organization’s challenges, goals and strategic plans.
We look forward to seeing you in Orlando.