The Young Women’s Conference is a one day annual event hosted in Thompson, The Pas, Brandon, Dauphin, and Winnipeg, by Skills Canada Manitoba, which highlights skilled trades and technology occupations. The event in Winnipeg this year was held on November 15th at the Manitoba Institute of Trades and Technology (MITT) and grade 9 and 10 … More 2018 Young Women’s Conference
Picture this. A young woman recently purchased an electrical and mechanical contracting company with her partner. She is not a tradesperson, she does not have a business or finance background. She gave lots of notice before quitting her job as a Marketing and eCommerce Coordinator for a large company she had been at for 5 … More Share. Hear. Empower.
On Thursday, November 16th, 2017, one of the owners of MG Services, Muriel Torchia Shyjak, attended the Young Women’s Conference to act as mentor for the day. “The Young Women’s Conference is a one day event hosted in Thompson, The Pas, Brandon, Dauphin, and Winnipeg, which highlights skilled trades and technology occupations. Young participants meet … More 2017 Young Women’s Conference – Winnipeg: mentoring the next generation
Being new business owners, part of our efforts in networking and making new industry connections included joining different organizations. One of the organizations that we joined was The Young Construction Leaders of Manitoba (YCLM). This is a group of under-40 professionals, working in Manitoba’s construction industry, with the goal of providing members with education, mentorship and … More Wine, Cheese, and Networking