MHI Young Professionals Network’s mission is to provide resources and programming to a diverse group of professionals looking to advance their careers in material handling, logistics and supply chain industries. Our goal is to increase industry retention, education and networking as well as to offer career support. You do not have to be an MHI member to participate.
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Negotiation is simply discussions to agree on a deal. Whether you are negotiating a multi-million dollar deal, a salary or simply where to meet for dinner, improving your negotiation skills will give you more confidence and better results.
How to Make Your Relationship with Your Boss Work for You
Wednesday, June 4, 2014
2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT
Speaker: Mary Schaefer
This is a “can’t miss” opportunity for young professionals to learn and hone their communication skills. Though there are plenty of generational issues in the workplace, when it comes to working well with your boss, it doesn’t necessarily matter who is 30 or who is 50 – most bosses want the same thing: a high-value, low-maintenance employee.
Workplace Generation Gap
Wednesday, March 26, 2014
2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT
Speaker: Jeff Havens
Join us for this funny, interesting and honest discussion about the workplace generation gap. Jeff Havens gets rid of the standard four-generation workplace in favor of a simpler structure: old people and young people. Hear him discuss the reasons each generation acts the way they do and the strengths each one brings to the table.
Find out how a good workplace involves two different generations that are better together.
Leading So People Will Follow
Wednesday, June 5, 2013
2:00pm – 3:00pm EDT
Speaker: Jennifer Sherman, Proteus International
Free to participate
Join us for a one-hour interactive webinar on "Leading So People Will Follow" presented by Proteus International. Regardless of where you are in your career, it is never too soon (or too late) to position yourself as the type of leader that others want to follow. Many people can be highly successful in their roles but fall short on leadership skills. Based on renowned executive coach, Erika Andersen's book, this webinar provide valuable insights on:
Other Generations: What ARE they thinking?
Speakers: Amy Lynch (Baby Boomer) & Hannah Ubl (Millennial)
Each generation works differently, thinks differently and communicates differently. So, how can you connect with the Baby Boomers, Gen Xers, Millennials AND Traditionalists you work with? This session will help you identify your own
"generational personality," and give you techniques for understanding and working with other generations.
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