Young Professionals Institute

Young Professionals Institute

A Professional Development Short Course for People who are Young in their Careers

Looking for the skills that will bring you long-term success in your career? Then this professional development opportunity is exactly what you’ve been looking for. Hosted by the University of Maine at Presque Isle and MMG Insurance, and supported by Cary Medical Center, Katahdin Trust Company, and TAMC, the Young Professionals Institute helps participants hone their professional skills through hands-on activities, on-the-spot public speaking assignments, and business simulation exercises.

Year 10 – The 2017 Institute

This year’s theme is CONNECTING and will feature an exciting line-up of activities, projects, and special guests connected with the skills and abilities today’s employers are looking for in prospective employees and candidates for advancement. Classes will be held on March 1, 8, 15, 22, and 29, & April 5 and 12, 2017.

Classes generally will take place on Wednesdays from 4-6 p.m. in the UMPI Campus Center. However, during one of the sessions, participants will travel to MMG Insurance to complete on-site business simulation exercises as part of an expanded class.

To submit your online application form, please click here. The application deadline is Monday, Jan. 23, 2017.