Edmonton Events

September Networking Extravaganza

MentorUP Edmonton, BESTT And ABCampus  are teaming together to bring you the Networking event of the year! Network with a wide variety of mentors and professionals, AND explore and practice networking strategies that you can use throughout your career and life.  Plus – by completing the hand on activities in the your networking passport you will be eligible to win great prizes! Keynote…

Negotiating for Success Workshop for Women in Science, Engineering and Research

Want to improve your negotiation skills? WISER invites you to a workshop where you will build your skills through guided role-play exercises, learn about different negotiation models and assess your own negotiation strengths and challenges. Understand effective negotiation that can help you attain desired work assignments, promotions, financial benefits and project resources. When: Saturday, September 27,…

MentorUP Edmonton: September Networking Extravaganza

MentorUP Edmonton, BESTT And  ABCampus are teaming together to bring you the Networking event of the year!  Join us on September 17th, to grow your network, meet with mentors and get awesome tips on in-person and social-media networking . When: September 17th 2014, 6-9pm Where: University of Alberta – Student’s Union Building Alumni Lounge Cost:…

MentorU Professional Development Series: Personal Finance

Do you want to learn how to better handle your finances? Are your debts preventing you from achieving your life goals? Money Coach Barbara Knoblach will share her advice on money management and investment. In the first part, you will learn the importance of understanding your life goals and then managing your money accordingly. This includes keeping…

How Professional Associations Can Effectively Strengthen your Career.

Learn how Professional and Industry Associations can help you make a difference, further your career, and grow your business. By joining professional associations, you can effectively extend your professional networks, further your professional development through taking on leadership opportunities, and mentor or find mentors in these communities of support and technical expertise. Join us on May…

MentorUP Coffee Night – Wednesday, April 16th

Need practice communicating your career goals? Struggle selling yourself professionally? Join MentorUP Edmonton at our monthly Coffee Night, and receive an extra shot of professional development under the theme: Microinterview: How to sell yourself in two minutes! Register now at: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/mentorup-edmonton-coffee-night-tickets-11012880823 Wednesday April 16th, 7-9 pm Block 1912 on Whyte (10361 82 Ave NW, Edmonton) Come chat with early-career…

MentorU Event – Career Design: From Strategies to Resumes

Come join us for MentorU Event and Design Your career. In this two-part workshop facilitated by experienced and renowned speakers, you will learn how to: Part 1:   Use strategy to stay valuable, engaged, and directed in your career; and Part 2:  Customize your resume, ace the interview, and maintain your career. March 26, 2014 6:30 pm-9:00 pm (doors open…

Feb12,2014 MentorUP Edmonton Coffee Night

Come join us for our winning combination of coffee and conversation. Chat with leading professionals about the challenges and opportunities graduates and young professionals face in the current job market. Wednesday, February 12, 2014 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Block 1912 Cafe 10361 82 Avenue Edmonton, AB Register (free) on Eventbrite – space is limited!

Jan 22, 2014: MentorU Development Series: Effective Networking

Network with early-career and experienced professionals, and learn from engaging and well-connected speakers: Dr. Perry Kinkaide (Founder ABCTech) and Stephen Lau. For more information, please refer to this link: Effective_Networking Registration: $10 on Eventbrite When: Wednesday, January 22, 2014, 5:30-8:30 pm Where: Jean de La Bruyere Lounge, Room 4-06, School of Business, University of Alberta