New Members

We want to thank you for joining the International Association of Administrative Professionals. We’re excited that you’re here and have decided to take the next step in your career. Many of our members will testify that IAAP has changed their careers, for the better. For that to happen, members have been proactive. They’ve gotten involved in a local chapter, attended conferences, networked on the IAAP Web Community and earned their Certified Administrative Professional designation. Sometimes it’s a challenge, taking that extra step to get involved, to meet new people and learn new skills. Since you’ve taken that first step to grow in your career by joining IAAP, we’re here to help you take the next step and the one after that. The information below can help you make the most of your new membership in IAAP!

IAAP Web Community: Intro

To get the most out of your IAAP membership, learning to interract on the IAAP Web Community is an important step. Here are some tips to help get you started:

Help for new members

Pathways to Excellence
A recognition program for members designed to raise your value as career-minded administrative professionals. There is also recognition for chapters and divisions.

More about IAAP: IAAP Mission and Core Values

Acronyms A list of the acronyms used by IAAP, such as RTF, PSW, CAP, etc.

Useful Links for New Members

Upcoming Events - The best way to get involved with IAAP is to attend an IAAP conference. 

Chapter Locator - Find a chapter nearby and join a local chapter.

IAAP Bookstore - Go here to register for events or purchase books, pins, gavels, etc.

IAAP Logo Shop - Purchase IAAP merchandise (e.g. t-shirts, mouse pads, coffee mugs, etc.).

OfficePro magazine - Read the latest news as it relates to the administrative profession.

Have other questions? Check out our FAQ section or email the membership department.