Thursday, June 4th: 5:01 Networking @ AMB

Enjoy networking with local, young professionals! The purpose of the 5:01 is to create opportunities to connect and engage with peers & colleagues in the High Country.
Come out to the next 5:01 networking event at Appalachian Mountain Brewery!

We have 2 featured business being represented this month. Heavenly Touch Day Spa & Tanning will be with […]

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 […]

YP at AMB – Thursday, July 3rd

YP will be at Appalachian Mountain Brewery Thursday, July 3rd for a Roundtable and 5:01. Join us for a Roundtable featuring Sean Spiegelman from AMB discussing business and entrepreneurship.
Following the Roundtable, we’ll continue with our 5:01 networking event, including a donation of AMB proceeds to a local farmer, as well as music from Andy Ferrell. […]

Pecha Kucha Nights have come to Boone!

From www.pechakuchaboone.com:
PechaKucha Night, now in over 700 cities, was devised in Tokyo in February 2003 as an event for young designers to meet, network, and show their work in public.

Join us for the inaugural Pecha Kucha Night in Boone, NC!
Join us for a night of sharing ideas: June 23, 2014.
PechaKucha Nights are informal and fun […]

Roundtable Rundown – Fueling Passion

Everyone has their own definition of success, passion, and what fuels that passion. Whatever your definition, be true to yourself. The young pros discussed the ways we fuel our own passion, as well as how we fuel that in others.

Ways YPs fuel their OWN passion:

Competition w/ yourself, peers, and colleagues.
Recognition from clients, friends, family.
Surrounding yourself […]

Upcoming: Roundtable & 5:01 at Our Daily Bread

Our next Roundtable and 5:01 are taking place at Our Daily Bread on Thursday, June 5th.
Please RSVP if you can attend either or both. 
The roundtable will begin at 4:00pm. This month we will be discussing “failure”, led by Chuck Eyler, from Nationwide, and Josh Thurman, from WJ Office. As always, we’ll begin with […]

Roundtable and 5:01 – Thursday, April 3rd 2014

Our next Roundtable and 5:01 are taking place at Char on Thursday, April 3rd.
Please RSVP if you can attend either or both. 
The roundtable will begin at 4:00pm. We are excited to have Dr. Jim Street from ASU to lead our discussion of the “Truths of Leadership”. This will be a led-discussion format beginning […]

YP 5:01 AND Roundtable

Come out to Appalachian Mountain Brewery on Thursday, February 6th for our first ever Roundtable AND 5:01 networking event. Please RSVP.
The roundtable will begin at 4:00pm at AMB. For our first topic we’ll be targeting Work/Life Balance. This will be a led-discussion format beginning with a chance for each member to introduce themselves and […]

November 7th – 5:01 at Mellow Mushroom

The 5:01 for November will be Thursday, November 7th at Mellow Mushroom in Boone. Come out and network with local, young professionals! We’ll be there from 5-7… come when you can! Don’t forget your business card for a gift card drawing courtesy of Sallie B. Designs.

YP on MTN with the Boone Chamber

Tune in TODAY Monday, June 24th to see our very own Sallie Aceto with Dan Meyer from the Boone Chamber talking about the Young Professionals. It will be live on MTN at noon but will replay tonight at 6:30pm and 11:30pm, as well as 6, 7, and 8am Tuesday morning.

We’ll attach a link to the […]