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Top Reasons to Apply for the 2024 FLN Professional Development Program


Aspiring leaders in the automotive aftermarket industry who want to enhance their personal and professional development are invited to apply for the 2024 SEMA Future Leaders Network (FLN) Professional Development Program (PDP), taking place May 16-17, at the SEMA Garage in Detroit. Applications are open now and close March 13 at

Below are the top five reasons to apply for the program:

  • Exclusive Access to Dale Carnegie Training at Half of the Price

The program offers a unique opportunity for 25 FLN members to receive a 50% discount (an $800 savings) off the original $1,600 Dale Carnegie price.  

  • Learn the Art of Professional Communication

Elevate your communication skills through interactive lessons and take part in group exercises that will teach you to communicate professionally and confidently in various business situations.

  • Gain Tools to Master Relationship-Building

Discover how to build relationships and deal with difficult people in multiple scenarios. Also, learn to gain cooperation and influence people, including direct reports, laterally and upward.

  • Discover How to Use Emotional Controls to Sustain Success

Learn to navigate challenging situations and make decisions that positively impact your professional journey.

  • Network with Industry Peers

Connect with like-minded professionals, share your unique experiences, and establish friendships with individuals who share your same passions and goals.

Applications for the FLN Professional Development Program (PDP) are open now until March 13, 2024. Don't miss this opportunity to elevate your career by applying now at   

Questions can be directed to FLN Director Denise Waddingham at