YP Newsletter - January 2017

January 31, 2017

In this Issue:

  • Now is the Time to Apply for a $5,000 Scholarship
  • Did you Know?
  • Young Movers Conference 2017
  • Submit to the Portal
  • Important Life Skills for Young Professionals

On The Move
  January 2017

Now is the Time to Apply for a $5,000 Scholarship
Applications are now being accepted to the Alan F. Wohlstetter Scholarship Program. The scholarship is open to all applicants around the world. Don't wait too long to apply- the deadline for applications is May 1st. Eligibility requirements and an application for the Alan F. Wohlstetter Scholarship can be found on the program's website.

Did you Know?
According to the most recent IAM-YP survey, 68% of YPs report obtaining new business through their YP membership. Don't miss out on your opportunity to receive new business and make sure your IAM membership dues are paid. To avoid cancellation you can pay your dues online. If you have any questions please contact IAM's Membership Department.

Young Movers Conference 2017
IAM is proud to officially support the Young Movers Conference as a Gold Sponsor. This year's conference will be held in Riga, Latvia from May 11-13.  The YMC is open to IAM and FEDEMAC members. Conference highlights include various networking opportunities, information sessions, a variety of outdoor activities and a closing gala dinner. The entire program can be found on the YMC website. Don't delay and register today.

Submit to the Portal

The theme for the upcoming issue of the Portal is: Eastern Europe: A Regional Focus. For the first time, The portal will turn the spotlight toward the Baltic States and former Soviet Socialist Republics. We'll look a the ways the industry has developed in that region. Please submit editorial content to Margaret Kerr and BOTH Janet Seely and Joyce Dexter.

Important Life Skills for Young Professionals


According to Business Insider effective communication is one of the most important skills a young professional should have. To learn what the other skills what other skills are important to posses read Business Insider's 10 Life Skills Every Young Professional Should Have