PACDA will develop strategic initiatives with other professional organizations to expand the visibility of our association and our members. Through these alliances and partnerships, PACDA members gain access to expanded professional development opportunities, sometimes at a reduced cost. Increased opportunities for networking occur, as members of partner organizations are encouraged to attend PACDA Programs.
National Career Development Association
MACCA provides a specialized, supportive and diverse organization where career professionals in the Middle Atlantic States can enhance the quality of their skills while networking and collaborating with others in the field.
Learning & Development Professionals of Greater Philadelphia offer professional development opportunities focused on best practices in Instructional Design, Facilitation, and Learning Technology. Sessions are hands-on learning experiences where participants apply what they learn and gain valuable feedback and insights for improvement opportunities in a collaborative environment. L&D Philly offers PACDA members discounted rates on select workshops and events.
A vibrant community of professionals who develop talent in organizations including trainers, facilitators, instructional designers, organizational development consultants, and educators from multiple disciplines. The chapter is noted for its high quality programming, popular special interest groups (SIGs), and outstanding regional conference (now in its 3rd year). ATD-PHL strives to be an invaluable source of information, support, and networking for L&D professionals in the Philadelphia metro area.
Delaware Valley Association for Psychological Type
Held on the 2nd Thursday of each month from 6-8 pm, successful business professionals from Greater Philadelphia area gather to share in thoughtful conversation with an author of a business and/or success book.
Career Thought Leaders is a think tank for coaches, counselors, resume writers, and other professionals looking to stay up to date on trends, expand their practice, and guide clients to success.