Asking your employer to pay for your tuition is a pretty intimidating conversation. By avoiding some common mistakes, you can increase your chances of getting a “yes.”
Don’t give in to the stigma of online learning. If you show any doubt or insecurity about the online nature of the degree, your employer won’t take you seriously.
Don’t confuse your boss with too much online jargon. Explain the value and benefits of the program to your employer, instead of just giving a description of it.
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