International Women's Day Gala 2017

International Women's Day Gala 2017

For the past six years the Young Women in Business chapter at Simon Fraser University has hosted an annual International Women’s Day Conference. The event focuses on a day-long networking experience involving workshops and speakers from a variety of industries. It provided great opportunities for delegates to grow their professional network and learn valuable skills. Although the

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SOUL Spotlight: Jeanne and Betty

Supporting Our University Leaders (SOUL) Mentorship Program, initially launched in 2009, is a student-run program unique to YWiB SFU. SOUL connects driven business professionals from various industries with ambitious SFU students. Each pairing is matched based on the personal and professional career aspirations of the student to foster an educational mentorship.

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Rundown: High Tea Social

Last month, we had the lovely opportunity to learn table etiquette and manners from Elizabeth Burnett, Founder and President of Elizabeth Etiquette, at the Fairmont Vancouver Airport. Before relaxing and having high tea, Elizabeth shared with us tips, suggestions and rules to proper table etiquette. Not only did we learn which utensils to use and which side plates of food are served and taken away, the number one rule that we took away was to put away our cell phones.

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Workshop #4: Build Your Story

Spend this Wednesday early evening with us at our last workshop of the year! At YWiB, we strongly believe in the power of being bold and ambitious and rightfully so! Meet amazing women in diverse industries and see the power of the two for yourself. Our final workshop of the year will leave you inspired and excited about building your own story.

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