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February 2015

Events Calendar

Upcoming YPN Events

YPN Volunteer Event: Philadelphia Flower Show

March 3, 2015
5:30 pm to 8:30 pm

[ March 3, 2015; 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm. ] The 2015 Flower Show will “Celebrate the Movies” with the world’s great floral and garden designers taking inspiration from the world’s great cinema. It’s Lights, Camera, Bloom!

Volunteers will be working in the Make and Take room to help guests make floral headbands, pins, bracelets, and other fun accessories to wear at the Show—and everywhere else! A large variety of material is provided to allow guests to express their unique sense of style. Assist guests as they create terrariums—plants and material provided.

Philadelphia Convention Center
12th & Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107

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YPN New Member Orientation

March 11, 2015
5:00 pm to 6:30 pm

[ March 11, 2015; 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm. ] Are you a new or potential member of the Young Professionals Network? Join us for a quick but comprehensive presentation about the benefits of your YPN membership.

If you are not a current or new member of YPN, please email or call 215-790-3707.

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YPN Networking at Pipeline Philly Featuring “Unplugged” with Mayor Michael Nutter

March 31, 2015
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Pipeline Philly
30 South 15th street
15 floor
Philadelphia, PA 19102

[ March 31, 2015; 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] Join members of YPN at Philadelphia’s newest co-working space, Pipeline Philly, as YPN presents its eighth annual “Unplugged” event with Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter. The Mayor will have a candid discussion with members of YPN about the state of Philadelphia and what YPN members and the business community can do to become more engaged in helping the City. Pipeline Philly is a high-design shared workspace used by a diverse community of entrepreneurs, startups, independent professionals and small business teams. Bring plenty of business cards and be prepared to expand your network, and make new contacts with fellow young professionals in the region.

Space is limited. Pre-registration is required.

Email with your questions!

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PD Workshop- Bridging the Generation Gap in the Workplace with Dale Carnegie

April 14, 2015
5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
200 South Broad Street, Suite 700
Philadelphia, PA 19102-3813

[ April 14, 2015; 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm. ] Today’s workforce may be comprised of as many as four generations working side-by-side. Each generation has a unique mindset, work style and way of communicating. This being the case, working with multi-generational teams has become essential to a strong workplace. As you learn to communicate effectively and connect with others, differences can be viewed as healthy, exciting opportunities to collaborate.

This program provides insights and tools to help you turn the attitudes and skills that each generation brings to the table into powerful performance drivers. You will learn the approaches that will most often help you work with members of each generation, resulting in an engaging and productive work environment for everyone.

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