"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world." — Nelson Mandela
Check out FPA NexGen's YouTube video to see NexGen members talk about this thriving community for young professionals!
Without a doubt, education and change play an important role in our development as up-and-coming financial professionals. It's for this reason that the FPA NexGen community was created to address how we continue to evolve to respond to the needs of our clients, our practice and our profession's ever-changing landscape.
Through the participation of hundreds FPA NexGen members age 36 and under, the community is guided by the mission to foster such learning and growth that contributes to the legacy of the profession. As part of these efforts, FPA NexGen works in affiliation with FPA to provide the tools and knowledge that harness the power of collaboration between new and seasoned planners. FPA, the premier leadership and advocacy organization for financial planning professionals, represents more than 23,000 members with diverse backgrounds.
Connect & Learn
As an FPA Community, FPA NexGen members (FPA membership is required) are able to join discussions, and brainstorm the latest trends and ideas with peers their interactive online community. FPA NexGen members benefit from exclusive access to the FPA NexGen online discussion group and meetings at FPA conferences and events. Annual conferences also provide an opportunity to seek the advice of your peers and hear expert commentary on a range of topics. FPA NexGen is an active participant in the development of content and activities at FPA Experience 2013 (in Orlando, Fla., Oct.19-22).
FPA NexGen works to cultivate an environment that promotes inspiration, encouragement and support for members seeking to forge new paths in the financial planning profession. Similarly, FPA relies on the wisdom of its membership, and understands the need to engage with and learn from colleagues in the industry. Together, the leadership of both organizations is focused on collectively raising the voice of the profession.