How the League of Women Voters Taught LYP’ers to Solve Political Issues

On August 14, 2018, the Lancaster Young Professionals (LYP) had the great privilege of having Fran Rodriguez (President) and Jenn Orantes (Vice President) of the League of Women Voters of Lancaster County speak about government structure and how to tackle issues political leaders face through brainstorming and collaboration at our Personal and Professional Development Seminar. […]

LYP’s 2018 Summer Guide

Summer’s here and the livin’s easy, but it’s also a great time to get focused on your professional development and networking in the local community. LYP has just the, “Summer Guide,” for that! One of the biggest advantages of summer is that days are longer; this means there are a ton more events to pack […]

Congratulate LYP’s April 2018 Board Member and Member of the Month

April 2018 Board Member of the Month:Rachel Luehm Director of Community Service, Lancaster Young ProfessionalsAmericorps VISTA Coordinator for Lancaster Equity, Coalition to Combat PovertyGraphic Designer Testimonials About Rachel Luehm “Rachel is a true example of LYP’s ‘Path of a Member’. In a span of three years, she joined LYP, became involved with our Personal and […]

TOUR-GOERS ONLY: Federal Taphouse Happy Hour!

Enjoy this interactive, panoramic view of the Happy Hour Space! Federal Taphouse: Home of the LYP’s 2018 Urban Living Tour End-of-Tour Happy Hour (Sign me up NOW!) Don’t forget! Tomorrow, May 11, 2018, is the last day to register for the Lancaster Young Professional’s 2018 Urban Living Tour in Downtown Lancaster and enjoy the exclusive, […]

Registered Tour-Goers Enjoy Lavish Discounts on the 2018 Urban Living Tour

The Lancaster Young Professionals is hosting the third annual 2018 Urban Living Tour in Downtown Lancaster City and is offering discounts for tour-goers! Tour participants ONLYwill enjoy lavish discountsat local, Downtown Lancaster businessesif they register for the tour HEREandpresent their tour wristbandsat the roughly 30 tour-stop locations! The 2018 Urban Living Tour is made possible […]

Check Your Motives, Network Like You Mean It

Check Your Motives, Network Like You Mean It You walk into one of LYP’s Networking Mixers, and you see some people you know–perhaps they are colleagues, acquaintances, friends, best friends, volunteer buddies, or kickball players. Maybe, you may know nobody. Regardless of who you see there, eventually, you may run out of things to discuss. […]

Lacking Motivation for “Self-Care?” Eliminate This 1 Thing

A Powerful, Unwelcomed, Always-Present Force Think about it. What drives you to take care of yourself? If you have goals and aspirations, people you care about and causes you support, then you have things that discomfort you about your current state of affairs. To think about all the ways that one can feel discomfort would […]

1 Way You’re Sabotaging Your Professional Development (& How to Fix It)

Imagine with me: You’re at a one of the Lancaster Young Professionals’ Personal and Professional Development (P&PD) seminars, and, you feel like the materials covered are insightful, inspiring, and challenging. You take notes, ask questions, enjoy discussions with your table-mates, and even approach the speaker afterwards to thank him or her. As the days and […]

The Art of Social Networking

We all use social media sites to keep in touch with our friends and family, but we often forget how important, yet easy, social networking is. In today’s society, social networking is a crucial part of our journey to professionally develop ourselves. Why Social Networking is Important With advancements in technology and ever-growing, hyper-specialized educational […]