AAPA Mentorship Program

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AAPA MENTORSHIP PROGRAM

 

WHY AAPA?

Advance your leadership potential through AAPA. Become an effective leader and learn how to get your next promotion through one-on-one mentoring and leadership training at AAPA.

 

“The foundation of success come when you truly examine yourself and develop as an individual; separating yourself from others. AAPA helped develop me to be that individual above the rest.”   — Andrew Guan, AAPA Mentee

 

 

BENEFITS

AAPA offers mentorship and training on leadership and management skills so you can become invaluable in the workplace. We offer a three-year program series for professionals of all backgrounds and races, and at junior, mid-and advanced career levels, who seek career mobility and inclusion in management and leadership pipelines.

Mentees receive:

1) one-­on-­one mentoring with an executive, director, or manager

2) access to three leadership workshops

3) access to three speaker sessions with distinguished keynote speakers

4) access to an annual Executive Forum

5) networking with keynote speakers, Mentors, Mentees, alumni, and community and business leaders

7) recognition and a completion certificate at the annual Graduation Gala

 

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– New applicants: select “Mentee Registration

– Renewing Mentees: select “Existing Members Login

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TRACKS

Select one track per program year:

Track 1 focuses on Fundamental Professional Development and teaches the following skills: Career Planning, Resume Writing, Communication, Professional Presence and Protocol, Assertiveness, Branding and Promotion skills.

Track 2 focuses on Management Development and teaches the following skills: Advanced Career Planning, Presentation, Management, Leadership, Negotiation and Conflict Resolution skills.

Track 3 focuses on Advanced Leadership and Management skills and teaches the following skills: Management, Decision Making, Delegation and Empowerment skills.

 

SCHEDULE

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– Monday, March 6th: Speaker Session #1
– Saturday, April 1st: Workshop #1
– Mid-April: AAPA Volunteer Day
– Monday, May 1st: Speaker Session #2
– Saturday, May 20th: Workshop #2
– Monday, June 26th: Executive Forum
– Monday, July 24th: Speaker Session #3
– Saturday, August 19th: Workshop #3
– Mid-September: AAPA Volunteer Day
Thursday, November 9: Achievement Awards Gala & Graduation

 

MENTORS

MENTORS

 

MENTEE COMMITMENT:

In order to graduate and receive your AAPA completion certificate:

– Mentees must take the initiative to meet with his/her mentor regularly (a minimum of once every two months is recommended).

– Attend all events (at minimum, attend two out of three Workshops and two out of three speaker sessions).

– Collaborate with a team of AAPA mentees to manage a minimum of two (2) AAPA events (view schedule).

 

MENTOR-MENTEE MATCHING PROCESS:

Beginning February, 2017:

– Mentees select their top 3 mentor choices.

– Mentors select their top 3 mentee choices.

– Mentor-mentee match will be announced.

– Mentee contacts his/her mentor to set up meetings.

– Mentees RSVP for events through the AAPA Member Portal: http://aapa.abcptsa.org/

*Mentees are matched one-on-one with his/her main mentor. However, mentees are free to speak to any of the AAPA Mentors at any of the events.

 

 

ANNUAL PROGRAM FEE:

$500 per person

Or, sign up with a friend (two for $800) through the AAPA Buddy Special!

NEW OFFER! AAPA Buddy Special

If you sign up as a Mentee with a friend, both of you will enjoy a discounted rate of $400 per person (two for $800)! Just enter each other’s names in the “Referred By” field in your AAPA Portal profile.

 

DEADLINE: MARCH 6, 2017

The deadline to apply for the AAPA Mentorship Program has been extended to March 6, 2017!

If you are accepted into the program, you will be notified and prompted to make a payment online through the Portal.

 

HOW TO APPLY:

Application Deadline: March 6, 2017 (Extended!)

Please follow the instructions below:

– Log in to the AAPA Membership Portal.

– Go to “Complete 2017 Mentee Application”

– Add your LinkedIn profile URL. Don’t have a LinkedIn account? Create one for free! www.linkedin.com

– Answer all the essay questions completely.

*** Selected applicants will be invited for an interview. Within one to two weeks after the interview, you will be notified if you have been accepted into the program.

 

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– New applicants: select “Mentee Registration

– Renewing Mentees: select “Existing Members Login

 

QUESTIONS?

Please contact us at info@aapamentoring.com