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Marshalltown Young Professionals to Host 7th Annual YPIowa Conference

The Marshalltown Young Professionals are excited to host the 2010 YPIowa Conference on Friday, September 24 at Iowa Valley Community College. This year’s theme is “Stand Up. Stand Out. Be Upstanding and Outstanding.” Click here to view the Conference Agenda. Click here to register now. The event will feature a variety of topics centering around personal and professional accountability. Our conference planning committee has been working hard to secure great speakers and topics to be presented throughout the day.

A few things we are really excited about for this year’s conference:

• Keynote presentation by Kristin Lindeen with the Question Behind the Question (QBQ!)

• Business Leaders Luncheon with business leaders from around Central and Eastern Iowa who will sit with attendees to discuss their climb up the corporate ladder or entrepreneurial experience, leadership philosophy and advice for young professionals wanting to make the most of their careers.

• Iowa Entrepreneur Panel will feature three Iowa entrepreneurs who will share their stories about their businesses, the ups and downs of being your own boss, and advice for young entrepreneurs wanting to start their own business in Iowa .

• Dynamic break-out options about various accountability topics!

• Lots of networking opportunities.

• Each registration comes with a complimentary copy of Outstanding! by the QBQ!

We hope you’ll take a few moments to look over the conference registration materials and mark September 24 on your calendar. Consider sticking around for the weekend and participating in Iowa ’s Best Family Fall Festival: Oktemberfest! There are lots of fun activities planned throughout the weekend, so bring the family and enjoy a great part of Central Iowa .

Registration fees: All fees include conference registration, breakfast, lunch and snacks, as well as a copy of Outstanding! from the QBQ.

Early bird (Now through September 6): $75/person

Regular registration (September 7 – September 17): $85/person

Late registration (September 18 – September 24): $125/person

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