Why Attend NHRMA 2012?


Making the Case to Your Supervisor


Harsh economic times have caused many professional development budgets to be reduced considerably. Regardless of the merits of the NHRMA 2012 Conference & Tradeshow (and we think there are many!), you may need to justify your attendance to your supervisor.


Here are some things you will want to consider:


  • Focus on the specific information that you will be able to bring back to your organization.

  • Offer to prepare and deliver a presentation for your colleagues to share what you learned and the resources you have discovered. Therefore, others will get the benefits of your attendance as well.

  • If you need Recertification Credits, remind your supervisor the NHRMA 2012 Conference is a great way to earn HRCI credits. Earn up to 11.75 General, 10.5 Strategic and 3.75 International credit hours!

  • Explain what your plans are regarding how your projects/tasks will be taken care of while you are away.

  • Offer to share a hotel room to reduce expenses.

  • Be sure to check out the registration rates and register early to save your company money.

  • Click here to complete the “Sample Letter to Supervisor” and share it with your supervisor.


We hope to see you in Anchorage this October!