Edmonton Events

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….

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…