Network over coffee with YPWindsor members!
Posted July 7th, 2011 at 5:08 pm
Young Professionals Windsor is starting a new kind of networking event starting July 13!
Coffee Connection is a causal members-only forum aimed at strengthening your professional network! The first of these monthly drop-in events will be held on Wednesday, July 13 at Sorrento Café, 541 Erie St. East, from 6 – 8 p.m.
Grab a coffee or a bite and chat with other members about your business, career goals and ideas for Young Professionals Windsor. A beverage and dinner menu will be avail...
Young professionals gain connections and more at speed networking event
Young Professionals Windsor hosted its first speed networking event to an engaging group of 20 young professionals and students on April 28.
Attendees were given five minutes to pitch their skills and services to another guest before swapping seats and meeting a new young professional!
Speed networking conversations continued during a mingle session that followed. Three guests also won gift certificates for free acupuncture treatments, courtesy of Cheung's Trading Company.
Before the sp...
What does living in an intelligent community mean for young professionals?
Posted April 20th, 2011 at 2:08 pm
~ By Jessica Quinn, director of programming
On April 18, Natasha Marar and Jessica Quinn of Young Professionals Windsor joined a myriad of professionals, businesses and community agencies passionately committed to the development and success of Windsor-Essex.
We participated in the celebration of Windsor-Essex’s entry as a top 7 contender into Intelligent Community Forum’s renowned Intelligent Communities of the World competition.
The Intelligent Community Forum (ICF) is an independ...
Fast track your way to professional success!
Posted April 12th, 2011 at 5:44 pm
Speed networking not your thing? Join us for a freestyle mingle session starting at 8:30 p.m.! Don't forget to bring business cards or personal information cards!
Register HERE for this exciting event!
Connect. Lead. Succeed.
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Event Recap: Attracting & Retaining Creative Talent in Windsor
Posted March 17th, 2011 at 12:00 pm
I had the pleasure of participating in a panel discussion recently on behalf of Young Professionals Windsor regarding the issue of keeping creative and innovative professionals in Windsor-Essex.
Great discussion was generated by the panelists and audience members. It was refreshing to hear from other people and organizations in Windsor-Essex, who are invested in empowering the creative industries and creating economic opportunities for these professionals.
The panel, held on March 3, was...