Advance Your Career

APA gives your planning career a boost through webinars, online resources, and advice from planning professionals in a wide array of occupations.

Career Resources


Planning Management Learning Circles

Dive into networking events centered around topics in planning management. APA provides a forum for planning managers to share ideas, challenges, and solutions.

Career Reality Webinars

APA's Career Reality Webinars offer practical tips on job search and professional development issues for new and seasoned planners alike.

People Behind the Plans

Planners of every discipline share the impactful work they do in this podcast series. Led by host Courtney Kashima, AICP, these conversations illuminate the essential hows and whys of planning.

A Guide for the Idealist Blog Series

Richard Willson, FAICP,draws on years of experience in the classroom, as a researcher, and as a mentor to young planners to offer insights into decision making, doubt, types of work, and work settings.