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Thinking of Joining the Great Resignation? Put Corporate Culture at the top of your Wish List

By Katie Bennett, M.Ed. | April 28, 2022

A record 4.5 million workers quit their jobs in November 2021, the U.S. Labor Department reported in early January. This newest record comes at the end of a year that saw abnormally high numbers of employees putting in their two weeks’ notice to pursue other opportunities. These startling statistics are evidence of what the media…

When does the work get done?

By Jon O’Connell | April 21, 2022

To set up for the question “When does the work get done?” I need to set two scenes. SCENE 1 About a month ago, I sat working in my guest room with Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson’s senate testimony playing in the background. At the same time, news of Russian attacks on Ukraine cut in and…

Tis the Season for Fun and Family in Pittsburgh!

By Pittsburgh Young Professionals | December 7, 2021

This holiday season is a bit different from the prior. While the 2020 season had been tempered by the pandemic, this season we are celebrating (with caution) a little more. So we here at PYP want to let you know some fun things to do in the ‘Burgh this season that’ll get you into the…

Halloween in Pittsburgh: Best Haunts in 2021

By Public Relations | October 5, 2021

Looking to get out and about this Halloween? Whether you’re new to Pittsburgh or just missed out last year, here are some haunting and hip things happening in Pittsburgh. An Evening in Haunted PittsburghThursday, October 7, 2021Interested in the dark side of the Pittsburgh? Book a haunted tour at the Bethel Park Public Library where…

5 Hidden Gems Outside of Pittsburgh: Winery Edition

By Public Relations | September 7, 2021

Looking for something other than fine dining? Perhaps a little wining? Well, fall is almost here and the wineries are all the rage. Throw on your coziest sweaters and head to these wineries before they close for the season! Wooden Door Winery – Allegheny Township/Vandergrift With two locations, you can double the fun! Both Wooden…

5 More Hidden Gems Outside of Pittsburgh

By Public Relations | August 3, 2021

Pittsburgh Young Professionals is here to get you the latest and greatest spots to hang out and relax. This week we are covering 5 more hidden gems just outside of Pittsburgh, but focusing on breweries. So get out, get a brew, and get to relaxing! Full Pint – Warrendale You may recognize this name, as…

5 Hidden Gems Just Outside of Pittsburgh

By Public Relations | July 20, 2021

Looking to switch it up for date night or want to get out of the city for a day? Are you itching to get out of your house or wanting some adventure? Then look no further! We all know Pittsburgh has tons of food options (it was named one of the top foodie cities in…

3 Tedious Tasks All Young Business Visionaries Should Delegate

By Public Relations | June 15, 2021

Photo: Pexels When it comes to running a small business, most young professionals tend to fall into one of two categories: “detail” people or “big-picture” people. Both are critical to keeping the world’s businesses functioning and thriving. Recognizing which category you most identify with can help you understand and overcome your weak areas, making you…

Explore Pittsburgh in 2021

By Public Relations | June 1, 2021

Pittsburgh is easing out of quarantine and opening up to new events and festivals. Now that vaccinations are more easily available and restrictions are easing, there is a lineup of fun things happening “dahntahn”. To get into the summer fun spirit, we are listing off 5 below: Dollar Bank Three Rivers Arts FestivalJune 4-13, 2021…

Trending Vacation Ideas for 2021

By Public Relations | May 18, 2021

Post pandemic, everyone is taking a big breath. Even though offices are becoming obsolete, the hustle and bustle of working from home can lead to burnout. While resistance may seem futile, we all still need a little downtime. Thankfully traveling restrictions are lifting and so are our spirits with some new options for vacations.  However,…