Students and new professionals can anticipate five special webinars coming their way this fall, focusing on the various aspects of career building:
  • resumes
  • CVs
  • cover letters
  • negotiating a compensation package and
  • building a professional network
Each will encourage views from across the profession, highlighting both practitioner- and academy-based careers. If you miss any of them find them in our Student Webinar Archives  (members only)!

Stay tuned!

Building a Successful Mentor-Mentee Relationship

December 10 | 1 p.m. ET

This webinar will offer useful information to students and new professionals and people at all stages of their careers for developing effective mentor-mentee relationships. Our panelists will cover tips for becoming an effective mentor, navigating the challenges to a successful mentor-mentee relationship, identifying effective mentor-mentee relationship, approaching potential mentors, lacking defined roles or clear goals/objectives, and effective time management for both parties.

Webinar attendees will learn how to define expectations and goals, overcome challenges and take actionable steps toward developing an effective mentor-mentee relationship.

This webinar will also feature a special 2020 ASPA awards ceremony—particularly for some of our student members!—so make sure you join us to honor your peers’ accomplishments!

RaJade M. Berry-James, Associate Professor, Public Administration, North Carolina State University
Ammar A. Malik, Senior Research Fellow and Director, Evidence for Policy Design, Harvard Kennedy School
Abdul Samad, Moderator, Student Representative, National Council, ASPA