Career Reality Webinars

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

These FREE webinars are for APA members only. We will be adding to this list on a regular basis.

Webinars will be available for viewing on-demand after the live event has taken place.

Upcoming Webinars

Careers in Planning Beyond Planning

June 2017

Hear from colleagues about their work in "non-traditional" sectors, including public health, advocacy, and other specialties.


Previous Webinars

Careers in Transportation Planning

April 7, 2017

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Cosponsored by Transportation Planning Division

Skills and Thrills for Up and Coming Planners

February 1, 2017

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Optimize Your Executive Presence

December 8, 2016

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How to Start a Planning firm

November 22, 2016

Cosponsored by APA's Private Practice Division

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City Manager versus City Planner Skillsets Discussion

August 10, 2016

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Careers In Transportation Planning

June 8, 2016

Cosponsored by APA's Transportation Planning Division

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Compensation and Salary Negotiations

April 13, 2016

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Working Abroad

February 10, 2016

Cosponsored by APA's International Division

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Resume and Portfolio Development

December 9, 2015

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