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8 Ways to Prioritize Your Professional Development
Making Time for Learning
We all know the benefits of learning. But, we also know that learning takes time – often, time that we simply don't have.
It's hard to find space for learning around a daily commute, our everyday workplace tasks and responsibilities, household chores, and, of course, precious time with friends and family.
But, when we ignore our professional development, we risk getting left behind. For example, we might miss out on opportunities for greater responsibility, or even get passed over for promotion.
In this article, we explain why dedicating time to learning is so important, and explore eight strategies for doing so, no matter how busy you are.
The Benefits of Professional Development
Taking ownership of your own professional development can help you to feel more empowered and confident in your abilities. It means that you are taking positive steps toward improving your skills and knowledge.