Edmonton Events

Fostering Career Growth – How to move forward and avoid stagnation

June 28, 2017 | 6:45PM - 9:00PM

Are you wondering how to progress through your career? Do you want to know how long you should stay in your position before seeking the next opportunity? Join MentorUP for a Coffee Night to learn all about progressing laterally or vertically in your career. Mentors will be on hand to answer all of your career-progression…

Meet and Greet Social Coffee Night

May 25, 2017 | 5:30PM - 7:30PM

Join MentorUP Edmonton for a social night to meet our Executive team and learn about our programs, events and how you can get involved in the program. As a volunteer at MentorUP, you will have the opportunity to plan and implement projects, coordinate events and help members of your community develop professionally. Volunteering with MentorUP is a great way…

Resume Workshop

May 30, 2017 | 7:00PM - 8:30PM

SESSION SUMMARY: A resume is good for one thing and one thing only: getting you an interview. If it’s not doing that, it’s not doing its job. The trick is, it takes the average resume reviewer about 7 seconds to look at all the hard work you poured into your resume and say “yea” or “nay”….

Technology Alberta: Identifying and Understanding Your Customer

March 30, 2017 | 11:30AM - 1:30PM

Join Technology Alberta for its March TLC industry lunch networking sessions in Calgary and Edmonton on March 28 and 30. The session is Identifying and Understanding Your Customer and will be led by Debra Greig, President, Transformana. The Calgary session will be held March 28 at the ATB Entrepreneur Centre, 1110 17 Ave SW from…

AWSN Speaker Series Ideas to Reality: Perspectives from Local Entrepreneurs

March 07, 2017 | 5:30PM - 8:00PM

AWSN Speaker Series presents: Ideas to Reality: Perspectives from Local Entrepreneurs Learn from these entrepreneurs as they share their experience and their challenges. You’ll leave with a clearer vision of what it takes to succeed! Co-hosted by WISER and MentorUP — Please join us for an evening of networking that will feature an interactive panel…

Business, STEM, and You!

February 08, 2017 | 7:00PM - 8:30PM

Join MentorUP for a MentorU series event where we will discuss how your business skills intersect the STEM field. For this MentorU series event, we will discuss the importance of Business acumen in the field of STEM and how it brings value to an organization. Panelists will discuss their own experiences including the challenges and…

Networking for the New Year

January 17, 2017 | 6:30PM - 8:30PM

Join MentorUP Edmonton for a night of networking, and start the New Year off right by making new connections and sharing your New Year plans with business leaders, industry professionals, and your peers. Hone your communication skills in a friendly atmosphere with the MentorUP community, and find valuable advice, which will help you achieve your…

MentorUP Holiday Social

December 11, 2016 | 6:30PM - 8:30PM

Come and celebrate the Holidays with MentorUP ! We would like to invite our friends and volunteers to join us on Dec 11 for the Holiday Social. There will be food, festive treats, lots of good company and cheer to go around ! We will be in a Karaoke bar singing the night away to…

Personality Colors: A Professional Tool For Improving Your Communication Skills And Better Understanding Your Peers And Managers

November 16, 2016 | 7:00PM - 9:00PM

Join us at another MentorUP event that combines interesting professional development topics with enjoyable networking. Effective communication skills are essential to success, as it plays a crucial role in improving understanding and attitudes. Personality science has been able to identify 4 basic personality-communications styles (Red, Yellow, Green, and Blue), and provides effective communication methods which…

MentorUP Edmonton Social

October 26, 2016 | 7:00PM - 9:00PM

Join MentorUP execs for a fun social evening of board games, food and networking! This is an event to recognize the volunteers and members and an opportunity to know the group.  Get to know the unique volunteer positions available and find out how to be a part.  Registration is free and limited spots are available….