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Networking Is a Dirty Word

By andocia | August 29, 2018

The word networking has a bad reputation, and I think most of us can understand why. If you’ve attended more than a dozen networking events, you’ve probably experienced what I call the “on-site seller.” Picture this… You walk into a swanky new downtown restaurant with the hopes of making meaningful connections. You sign in, receive…

5 Ways Young Professionals Can Make Their Resumes Stand Out

By andocia | July 29, 2018

As we seek jobs and pursue careers, showing attention to detail can make or break an opportunity at a job. A poorly-executed resume can be a hindrance in the application process. But a well-formatted resume that is crafted to the job description at hand? That can be enough to get your foot in the door.…

PYP Announces 2018 Board of Directors

By andocia | February 1, 2018

February 1, 2018 Pittsburgh Young Professionals Announce 30th Year Elected Positions The oldest young professional organization in the US begins its 30th year with a very accomplished executive board. PITTSBURGH – Pittsburgh Young Professionals (PYP) are proud to announce their 2018 Board Members. Morgan Whiteley, 28, will lead the over 550 member organization as president during this…

PYP Announces 15% Discount with Robert Morris University!

By andocia | September 13, 2017

Dear Members,  We are excited to announce Robert Morris University has partnered with Pittsburgh Young Professionals to offer current PYP members a 15% tuition discount for online undergraduate degree programs, online graduate degree programs, and on ground graduate programs offered at the Moon campus.  Some restrictions apply. Contact RMU Admissions 412-397-5200 or visit the http://admissions.rmu.edu/graduate to learn more. Sincerely, …

Pittsburgh Young Professionals to Host ‘PYP Talks’ with Motivational Speaker Darren Miller

By andocia | March 20, 2017

Darren Miller believes that every breath in life is a gift. It is an opportunity to see what we are truly capable of achieving in our personal and professional lives. In 2013, Darren became the first open water swimmer to accomplish the ‘Oceans Seven’; a global collection of long distance, marathon swims, on all first…