[Blog Buddies] Trish Tschume: A Field Guide for Recognizing Millennial Leadership

It’s Valentine’s Day and our re-post today is full of love for those Millennials across the country who illustrate what “the next generation of change looks like.” Minnesota’s own Jamie Millard gets a shout-out from Trish Tschume, National Director of the Young Nonprofit Professionals Network. Thanks for elevating the ever-emerging field of Millennial leadership, y’all, … Continue reading

You’re Invited | Minnesota Idea Open IV: Forever Saint Paul Challenge

The Minnesota Idea Open’s Forever Saint Paul Challenge kicks off today, asking its biggest question to date: What would you do with $1 million to make Saint Paul great? Learn more about the Challenge below, and check out an invitation to attempt to break the Guinness World Record for the “Largest Picture Made of Lite-Brite” … Continue reading

You’re Invited: Twin Cities Research Group features Alan Palazollo on Data Viz Tools

Join the Twin Cities Research Group, a local networking group and event series for Twin Cities-based researchers and analysts, at their next Brown Bag Speaker event. Featuring Alan Palazzolo, an interactive news developer for MinnPost.com, you’ll hear all about the tricks of the trade from a local practitioner. Register below and don’t forget your brown … Continue reading

What’s at risk

Copyright (c) 123RF Stock Photos “In some cases, fear can be a good thing. It can drive us, motivate, and it sure feels good when we can overcome it. The times when I have had that ‘fear’ reaction or feeling are the times when I knew I was onto something important and worth my energy and … Continue reading

You’re Invited | Ashoka Solutions Forum: Engaging All Generations of Changemakers

Changemaking has evolved over the generations as well as across the generations. Join Ashoka Twin Cities as they feature Fellows, Dina Buchbinder and Nancy Henkin, at the upcoming Ashoka Solutions Forum Engaging All Generations of Changemakers. Through highlighting intergenerational engagement strategies and community change work, the Fellows will help explore what works now as well as … Continue reading

You’re Invited: Redefining Diversity 2013

We’re delighted to be partnering later this month with Torch Community and GenYWCA of the YWCA of Minneapolis for Redefining Diversity 2013. Join us for an evening where we’ll bypass judging a book by its cover and instead dig deep into the content of each other’s character. As we consider the different paths and experiences … Continue reading

You’re Invited: Social Science at the Science Museum of Minnesota

A huge fan of night games, I’m excited about the upcoming Social Science event at the Science Museum of Minnesota, In The Dark. Those 21 and over are invited to grab a drink, enjoy the museum, and take in an evening of innovative programming. Flashlights are provided for the first 1,000 attendees to explore the museum … Continue reading

You’re Invited | The First Seven Seconds: Connecting with Confidence

It may not be much, but it’s what you’ve got. Research suggests that you have just seven seconds to make a great impression when you meet someone for the first time. To help you make the most of the initial connection, YNPN-TC invites you The First Seven Seconds: Connecting with Confidence. Register today to get … Continue reading

Great love

Copyright (c) 123RF Stock Photos“Not all of us can do great things. But we can do small things with great love.”  -Mother Teresa

You’re Invited | YPOTC Speed Networking Event

Young Professionals of the Twin Cities (YPOTC) is kicking off 2013 with a bit of speed . . . networking, that is. Join them at Pinstripes with forty business cards and a smile, and they’ll help you work the room, one person at a time. Space is limited to forty, so put your speed to … Continue reading

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