The Young Careerist® Program provides training, leadership, and professional development skills for working women 21-35 years of age. The program offers unique learning opportunities for personal and professional growth and leadership experiences through participation in workshops on:
Each YC participant is also partnered with a mentor to assist her in preparation to do her very best. It is an opportunity for visibility in the media for the candidate and her employer. In addition, it is an opportunity to meet and network with other young women in the same stage of their careers and great for a resume!
- Preparing Presentations and Public Speaking
- Workplace Do's and Dont's
The Louisiana Young Careerist® winner is usually selected at the BPW Louisiana State Conference in June, based on panel judging in categories including a speech, personal interview, and a biographical sketch with essay questions.
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