Tis the season… To get networking! You know what they say, its often about who you know, and whether you are still a student, recently graduated, or have already begun your career, networking never gets old. In fact, I would argue that it is easily one of the most critical aspects breaking into the career field and lucky for us Vancouverites, they opportunities to network and meet industry professionals are plenty. Below, I have taken it upon myself to compile a list of some local networking opportunities happening in Vancouver this month!
WHEN: December 14th, 5:30 PM – 8:30 PM
WHERE: Kingston Taphouse and Grille, 755 Richards Street, Vancouver BC
WHAT: Join CPRS Vancouver this holiday season to network, share PR stories, relax, and socialize, while enjoying a complimentary drink and treats! Only $10 for student members!
WHEN: December 12th, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
WHERE: EYEXPO Technology Corp, 2400-1055 W Georgia Street, Vancouver, BC V6E 4P3
WHAT: If you are a women and aspiring tech professional interested in growing your network and meeting some inspirational female mentors, then this *FREE* event is the one for you!
WHEN: December 13th, 5:00PM
WHERE: BrainStation Vancouver, 1110 Hamilton Street, Vancouver BC
WHAT: Are you interested in building your digital skills? BrainStation Vancouver is ready to help you with this as well as offers courses, boot-camps, workshops, and events to help you stand out!
WHEN: December 13th, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
WHERE: Mobify, 725 Granville Street #420, Vancouver, BC V7Y 1C6
WHAT: Celebrate with Mobify’s community of social impact entrepreneurs, meet great contacts, gain bright insight, and be introduced to some amazing new products.
WHEN: December 12th, 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM
WHERE: SME Strategy Offices at the Hive Vancouver, 128 w Hastings- Suite 210. Vancouver BC V6B
WHAT: Engaging conversation and great networking opportunities for those who are aspiring entrepreneurs, business people and community leaders.
Lastly, be sure to check out these tips from IABC BC to ensure your next networking experience is smooth and successful: click here!