[Clarion, Pa] – The Clarion Area Young Professionals (CAYP) are introducing their Be Strong event which will take place in the months of March – June. This will be a four-part professional development series that will highlight a speaker each month discussing different topics that will pertain to positive development in the workplace.
The topics and speakers in turn are: March 4th: Be Strong Physically with Instructor Kristy Droske (Owner, No Excuses) presenting “Balancing a Fit and Healthy Lifestyle With Your Career”, April 1st: Be Strong Financially with Instructor Gene Natali, CFA (Senior Vice President, C.S. McKee, L.P.) presenting “Financial Freedom and Steps Towards Achieving It”, May 6th: Be Strong Mentally with Instructor Dr. Ray F. Feroz, PH.D., CRC (professor and Clarion University) presenting “Developing Mental Health Resiliency”, and finally Be Strong Professionally with Instructor Kathleen Ellwood of (Cog Coaching and Consulting) presenting “Personality Assessment: Understanding Your Personality and Personalities in the Workplace”.
After each session, there will be a supplementary evening event to decompress about the topic with others, and participate in hands-on reinforcement exercises – date TBD.
Each speaker session will take place at Water Run Landing (300 Water Run Road, Clarion Pa 16214) and breakfast will begin at 7:30 am and class will run from 8-9:00 am. The cost is $20 per session or $75 for the whole series which includes breakfast. Tickets must be purchased online in advance at www.clarion pa.com/cayp/events or with a check (made out to Clarion Area Chamber of Business & Industry) or cash at the Chamber office in Clarion. There are a limited amount of seats for this series so don’t wait to sign up!
This event is sponsored by the Clarion Area Chamber of Business & Industry, Burns and Burns, Farmers National Bank, Wells Fargo Advisors – Clarion, and F.L. Crooks & Co. (All proceeds go to benefit the Clarion Area Young Professionals.)
We are very much looking forward to sharing the talent of these speakers with the community and we hope to see you there. For any information on the event or CAYP, please do not hesitate to email: firstname.lastname@example.org or call Tom McConnell at 814-227-8119.