Mastering the Coffee Chat
Ever wonder how to ask professionals for professional advices, coaching or mentorship? Learn how to make the most out of your invite, questions and follow up so that you can build long term relationships.
Event Discussion Topics
Young people have a tendency to undervalue themselves and to overvalue other people's experiences. This puts you in a poor negotiating standpoint when learning how to network. Life is for living and the fastest way to reach your goals is to model successful behavior.
Therefore your ability to recruit appropriate "coaches" is a crucial skill set. Successful people know that asking for help is a strength and our coffee chat is designed to shine some light on the appropriate mindset. Plus, leave with some tools put into action right away.
Date: March 19, 2019
Time: 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Accenture, 20th Floor, (Unit 2075) 510 W Georgia St, Vancouver, BC
Members $6 / Non-Members $10
About The Presenter
Doug Beech is an expert at building communities and empowering young professionals. He is both an instructor for Douglas College, teaching Marketing in the Faculty of Commerce and Business Administration. He also founded Twinbro’s Local Leader’s program helping youth succeed in school and in life.
About The Moderator
Jennifer Wilnechenko is the Director of Marketing at EnWave Corporation and a part time Teaching Assistant at RED Academy in the Digital Marketing program. Jennifer is an alumni JA’s Company Program and current President of JA Alumni BC.