This week is Kick-Off for Puget Sound, but earlier this month, the 2016 classes attended Jumpstart, EDI's networking event. Shiny eyes were in the audience and it was great to meet everyone before Kick-Off!
Send in your professional and leadership questions to firstname.lastname@example.org and we will answer your questions in upcoming newsletters. Or post in our LinkedIn Group to keep the conversation going.
Q: "What's the best way to approach an executive about being your mentor (assuming they know you and are aware of your work)?"
A: "Consider how you can engage with this person in a way that creates good positive energy and makes a good memorable impression, regardless of the whether or not they agree to be your mentor..If you distinguish yourself in a good way and have an engaging interaction..."
The month of May is Asian Pacific Islander Heritage Month. On
Sunday, May 1st, at the Seattle Center, celebrate the culture, traditions, and history of APIs through musical performances along with art displays and activities for children!
There's even a Hum-Bow Eating Contest! Cheer on UW President, Ana Mari Cauce, and many other local celebrities as they stuff their cheeks with hum-bows! It's guaranteed to make you hungry.