Bradley Holt's Blog: PHP Users Group Survey
Note: This article was originally published at PHPDeveloper on 16 August 2010.
This was certainly not a scientific survey and there were only 16 responses, but it still offers some insight that can be useful in planning user group activities. Here are the top reasons...
The reasons included things like "learning from peers", "meet the experts" and "finding job opportunities". He graphed the results showing that learning from peers and networking came out on top.