Efforts toward self-fulfillment, either through formal study programs or on one's own.
Webster's New World
Self-development Sentence Examples
From this capability of natural development (which already involves a teleological idea) Kant distinguishes the power of moral self-development or selfliberation from the dominion of nature, the gradual realization of which constitutes human history or progress.
Staff, however, are also expected to take responsibility for their own self-development.
A somewhat similar answer might be returned to those critics who find Green's use of the term "self-realization" or " self-development " as characteristic of the moral ideal unsatisfactory.
Probably never before nor since in America was there a like test of self-development.
We offer a robust appraisal system for all staff to support self-development and positive change.