ISA is the best dollar for dollar and minute for minute value I could ever spend on both growing my business and developing me. It is one of the best kept secrets in the training and learning industry.
~ Stephen L. Cohen, Principal, Strategic Learning Collaborative



   Membership Benefits


The Value of ISA

ISA members are serious about moving to the highest level of performance. That’s why they join ISA. And that’s why they take full advantage of our exclusive tools, services and opportunities for professional and personal growth.

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Member Benefits and Services

Annual Business Retreat
A three-day executive members only "retreat" designed to bring members together for educational sessions on running the business, as well as an opportunity to meet in facilitated networking sessions to exchange ideas and solutions in small group sessions.

C-Level Forums
Up to three times annually, ISA members who are at the top of their organization (Presidents, CEOs, Owners and Founders, as well as CFOs and COOs) come together in full day sessions to dig deep into self-selected business challenges. Led by experienced CEO group facilitators, small groups exchange insights and potential solutions/options about their individual issues. 

Facilitated Connections
ISA makes a point of contacting our members on a regular basis to keep abreast of your issues and needs, field questions and connect you with ISA members to help with specific issues.

ISA Webinar Series
Webinars connect ISA members all year round.  Pertinent business topics are selected for discussion and led by experienced members and/or topic experts.

Annual Financial Benchmark Study
ISA is the only place where you can obtain comparative data about business performance in the training and performance industry.   ISA's Annual Financial Benchmark Study is conducted by Industry Insights, an independent research firm. Member firms must participate in the study to receive the results. Additionally, the findings of this study are discussed during the Annual Business Retreat at a 'participant only' session. 

Benchmarking Surveys
ISA helps members keep track of the industry pulse through informal polling/surveys and changing critical insights. In addition, a formal research study will be commissioned on a specific topic of interest to membership.

An e-newsletter written from the unique point of view of training industry leaders. It provides timely market information, trend updates and member profiles.

ISA's members-only section of the web site houses a collection of valuable industry specific resources for member companies.

Membership Directory
ISA's online member directory information is available 24/7 online.  Members can update their own individual contact details or provide them to the ISA office. Updates may be submitted at any time during the year by contacting the ISA office at 1-703-730-2838.

ISA Awards
The ISA annual awards program honors top professionals in the training industry so that members can learn from their practices and achievements.