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Upcoming 5:01 & YP Night at ASU Basketball

Please RSVP here or on facebook if you can attend.

Click here to download pdf flyer.

Featured Business: Appalachian Commercial Real Estate

I am so honored to be asked to be the first YPB featured business.  It is often said in Boone, that if you don’t work for the university, then you are an entrepreneur.  When I was at Appalachian State University the entrepreneurship program was just getting started and knew that entrepreneurship was going to become […]

YP Networking Event – Thursday, January 8th, 2015

Come out to Appalachian Mountain Brewery on Thursday, January 8th for our next 5:01 networking event.
Please rsvp here or on facebook if you can attend.

Networking will begin at 5:00pm but come when you can. Don’t forget your business card for the gift card drawing. Help spread the word… bring a friend or colleague!

Please note there […]

YP Holiday Party – Benefiting the Western Youth Network

Thursday, Dec. 4th
5pm-7pm @ Murphy’s Restaurant & Pub
50/50 Raffle to benefit WYN – $1 per ticket
Western Youth Network Equips Youth With The Tools To Succeed!
Half goes to WYN, half to raffle winner. You do not need to be present to win.

Come out and network with local, young professionals, while supporting a great, local organization. We’ll […]

YP 5:01 Networking Event – Thursday, Nov. 6th

Come out to Appalachian Mountain Brewery on Thursday, November 6th for our next 5:01 networking event.
Please rsvp here or on facebook if you can attend.

Networking will begin at 5:00pm but come when you can. Don’t forget your business card for the gift card drawing. Help spread the word… bring a friend or colleague!

Please note there […]

Roundtable with Jim Fox & 5:01 at AMB

YP will be at Appalachian Mountain Brewery Thursday, October 2nd for a Roundtable and 5:01. Join us for a Roundtable featuring ASU Basketball Coach, Jim Fox.
Following the Roundtable, we’ll continue with our 5:01 networking event.

Roundtable – 4pm

ASU Basketball Coach, Jim Fox

5:01 Networking – 5pm

Please RSVP here or on facebook if you can make either […]

Roundtable/5:01 – Thursday, September 4 2014

YP will be at Appalachian Mountain Brewery Thursday, September 4th for a Roundtable and 5:01. Join us for a Roundtable featuring Bill Aceto on “Networking & Building Relationships”.
Following the Roundtable, we’ll continue with our 5:01 networking event.

Roundtable – 4pm

“Networking & Building Relationships” w/ Bill Aceto, Entrepreneur

5:01 Networking – 5pm

Please RSVP here or on facebook […]

YP at AMB – Thursday, August 7th

YP will be at Appalachian Mountain Brewery Thursday, August 7th for a Roundtable and 5:01. Join us for a Roundtable featuring Jim Street on “Keeping Commitments”.
Following the Roundtable, we’ll continue with our 5:01 networking event.

Roundtable – 4pm

“Keeping Commitments” w/ Jim Street, Associate Director of the Center of Student Involvement and Leadership at ASU

5:01 Networking […]

Roundtable – Sean Spiegelman

Our roundtable with Sean focused on knowing what you want to accomplish, and figuring out what it takes to get there. The basic principles featured were PREPARATION and COMPOUNDING. Several of our discussion topics are outlined below:

Preparation:

Ask yourself  where you want to be. What does it take to achieve what you want? Do the research […]

Roundtable Rundown – Failure

Failure: Turning a Liability into an Asset
– It’s all about your perspective. Is it a liability or an asset?
If your perception of and response to failure were changed, what would you attempt to change?
How do you approach negative experiences?

 Failing Backward

Blaming others
Repeating the same mistake
Expecting never to fail
Expecting to continually fail
Accepting tradition blindly
Being limited by past […]