Edmonton Events

Financial Negotiation and Planning Skills for Students and Young Professionals

September 22, 2016 | 6:45PM - 9:00PM

For September, please come join MentorUP for our FREE Year Launch event. For our year launch event, we will be discussing the importance of financial negotiation and planning skills for our daily lives. Topics will include: How communication/Emotional Intelligence/Personalities and the environment can affect our financial decisions. Developing a habit of Financial Success. How to set…

Coffee night discussion series: Financial Stability in Our Life

August 09, 2016 | 6:30PM - 8:30PM

A good career is important to achieve financial stability. But the opposite is also true. Financial stability makes us more flexible in career choice and less dependent on the job market as well as on our current employer. Join MentorUP at the next discussion series and meet our mentors, as they will share their advice…

Dear Hiring Manager: How to Successfully Land an Interview

May 17, 2016 | 6:45PM - 9:00PM

Is there a job you have your eyes on? How do you stand out from the stack of resumes? Whether you’re a new graduate or a working individual and looking for a new job, the importance of a cover letter & resume in this competitive marketplace cannot be overlooked. Join us for a PowerUP series…

The Art of Communication, Persuasion, and Negotiation

April 20, 2016 | 6:30PM - 9:00PM

How do people make their ideas go viral? And how do they succeed, persuading others to follow their lead? Are there tricks to influencing people, and is where is the line between influencing and manipulation? Find answers to these and many other questions, and share your experiences with professionals at MentorUP Edmonton’s upcoming Coffee Night….

Developing Leadership Skills

March 30, 2016 | 7:00PM - 10:00PM

Have you ever wondered how successful professionals acquire support for their ideas and wish that your ideas garnered the same support? How you ever wondered what it takes to lead a team? By applying effective leadership skills, leaders are able to engage individuals in their ideas and transform those ideas into tangible actions. Moreover, leaders…

MentorUP Networking Night (Edmonton)

Come join MentorUP on February 24th for a night of networking to meet business leaders, industry professionals, and your peers. At this event, you will have an opportunity to make new connections and reconnect with old peers, if you are a frequent visitor of our workshops. We will also be introducing our upcoming Peer Mentorship…

Start SMART: Effective Goal Setting

PowerU Series Presents: S.M.A.R.T Goal Setting The New Year’s a traditional time to explore and set resolution and goals for the coming year – but have you ever found that despite your best intentions a month or two down the road these are a distant memory? How can we set goals that are lasting and…

MentorUP Coffee Night – How To Become An Entrepreneur (Edmonton, 9 December)

Some people seem to be born with the business aptitude, flourishing with entrepreneurial ideas and opening one company after another. But many of us yet wish to learn how to come up with business ideas, how to pave the way from idea to practice, and find where the starting capital sits. Find answers to these…

Consider the Path towards a Technical Management Position

Understanding management in a STEM field It is important to understand the role and transition of a technical specialist in contrast to a manager, if you love working in a team environment and leading technical professionals, then a management position might be your ideal career path! In our MentorU Series, we are inviting professionals who…

MentorUP and WISER presents: Entrepreneurship & Leadership Conference

MentorUP and WISER are proud to announce the upcoming Entrepreneurship & Leadership Conference Sponsored by Shell Canada on October 24th. This training will be for Edmonton’s leaders, aspiring entrepreneurs and anyone who would like to be connected with the resources Edmonton offers local entrepreneurs. We have the pleasure of having some esteemed top 40 Under…