We will give you the mentor’s contact information (and he or she will be provided with yours) prior to the start of the conference. Then APA Iowa will host a meet-up orientation on Thursday, October 10th from 10:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. where you will have the chance to meet your mentor face-to-face and get things started. PLEASE NOTE: you MUST attend this session in order to participate. You are encouraged to contact your mentor in advance to introduce yourself.
Then, throughout the conference you may choose to connect up at various sessions, receptions and networking events. Your commitment to the program only extends through the end of the conference, unless otherwise agreed upon with your mentor.
Guidance may include (but is not limited to) the following:-Professional development, job hunting, resume review, interview skills, understanding different career paths for planners, involvement within APA, etc.-Making the most of networking events, meeting other members, etc.
Deadline to apply: September 20, 2019. Matches will be announced no later than October 1, 2019.