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Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Another Successul YP Week

Posted by: Discover Milwaukee on Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at 12:00:00 am Comments (0)

The third installment of NEWaukee's Young Professionals Week has been a thrilling success.  The final counts announced that over 4,000 young professionals came out to the event, participating in everything from yoga to lunches and talks and performances on such a wide range of topics.

Every YP week to date has been a success, but this year's blew its predecessors out of the water.  Over the course of the week, 34 events were carried out successfully, and with the highest attendance in the history of YP Week.

If next year you are looking for a great professional event to attend, be sure to consider being a part of YP Week 2015, which is sure to be a great success!

Participating in volunteer opportunities, Milwaukee tours, networking events, fitness classes, reverse job fairs, and getting plenty of free coffee is a great way to expand your contacts and learn more about the wonderful city of Milwaukee.  

While YP Week 2015 might be a year away, NEWaukee is a great organization that puts on plenty of events, both professional and social, throughout the year.  Take the plunge and become a member! You won't regret it!

Friday, April 11, 2014

YP Week 2014

Posted by: Unknown on Friday, April 11, 2014 at 12:00:00 am Comments (0)

Are you a young professional in Milwaukee?  Are you an established professional in Milwaukee?  Do you just live in the city and love it to pieces?  Then I have the thing for you!  Have you heard of NEWaukee?  They are a social architecture firm that shows the world what Milwaukee has to offer!  Social architecture is the conscious design of a place (Milwaukee) that encourages a desired range of behaviors (How People Work, Live & Play) leading towards a goal (To Make Milwaukee More Awesome!).  They help people realize the potential that Milwaukee has, and empowers residents to shape the city into what we want it to be!  It is free to join this organization, and they will keep you up to date on professional and social programs and initiatives through their weekly newsletters!

NEWaukee started as a way to socialize and explore the city without the pressure of professionally networking.  This helps form lasting relationships and is a great way to really take in Milwaukee.  They now have all kinds of programs including large scale festivals, excursions, and networking opportunities...which brings us to YP Week!

Young professionals are the driving force to make Milwaukee a fantastic city! YP Week (Young Professionals will be held from April 12-19.  There will be 30 events, at 25 locations, for young professionals in our city to attend!  It will be the week of your life!  The programs are being hosted by local, young experts, from a variety of fields, to encourage their peers to join the leaders of this new generation.  A perk to all of this, it's FREE!  You simply have to register for the event(s) you are planning to attend, but there is no cost to you (they are even providing coffee and lunch to go along with your networking). Check out the schedule of events here and make sure to sign up soon, because the spots are filling up fast!

There is no excuse not to attend this great program, and there is no excuse not to join NEWaukee.  Come out and open your eyes to the incredible potential our city holds and experience it with a group of wonderful people!

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