Explaining the Benefits of Attending the UX Immersion Mobile Conference to your Boss

Convincing your boss to spend $1,800-$3,000 to send you to the UX Immersion Mobile Conference is no easy task. Your boss wants to understand how it benefits the organization, team and you. In part 1 of of our 2 part series, you’ll learn how to explain the benefits of attending the UX Immersion Mobile Conference to your boss. Part 2 – Laying Out the Costs to Your Boss for You to Attend the UX Immersion Mobile Conference details the costs associated with the conference. Understand what your boss wants Before you present anything, find out what information your boss needs to say, “yes, you must go to this conference.” Often at the top of the list is cost and benefits to the company. Dive deeper – ask what they mean by benefiting the company. Is your boss asking to see: How you’ll solve a specific pain point within your organization? How the material you learn will help finish up a current project? How this new information is shared with the rest of the team? How your new-found mobile UX knowledge saves the company from hiring someone to do a specific task or skill? Will you bring in a new skill set that the company is lacking? How are you adding to the basic UX knowledge of the team? Addressing Your Design Needs Only you know which workshops will address your most pressing design needs. The UX Immersion workshop descriptions lay out what you’ll learn during the day, the practical take-aways you’ll get, and how to implement the new processes and techniques you’ll learn. Explore the workshops that fit your...