Young Professionals

Assisting Young Adults Prepare for the Responsibilities of Family Life

Ernescliff College also runs activities for its alumni and other working men. These activities help these young men to develop friendships with other like-minded individuals who are not only interested in excelling professionally but also understand the importance of developing a balanced life dedicated to their families and the service of society.

To learn more about our young professional activities or to be added to our mailing list, send us a note to ernescliffyp@gmail.com

Schedule of Activities


Young professionals generally meet at Ernescliff on the first, second and third Tuesday of each month from 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm The general schedule of activities are as follows:

Evening Social
Tuesdays after the first and third Sunday of the month
6:30 pm –8:00 pm

These evenings provide the young professionals an opportunity to reflect on their spiritual life and also meet and socialize with other young men who share similar values. Every few months, a special guest speaker is also organized, a professional who shares their views on professional life and helps the young men expand their knowledge and culture.


Evening's Schedule
6:30 pm: Guided Prayer with Ernescliff's Chaplain
7:00 pm: Social get-together/guest speaker
8:00 pm: Activities. Some opt to go out together for supper.
Classes of Christian Formation
Young professionals may partake in classes of Christian formation held on the fourth Tuesday of every month. These classes are meant to help the young men put their faith into practice in their day-to-day lives.
Monthly Nights of Recollection
Every Wednesday after the second Sunday of each month
7:30 pm –9:45 pm

Nights of recollection provide a moment of respite during the month that allows for deep reflection through guided prayer led by Ernescliff's chaplain. There is also an opportunity to receive the Sacrament of Reconciliation.

Yearly Silent Retreat
Every November

A yearly silent retreat is organized specifically for young professionals every November. These 3-days provide for an opportunity reflect on the year that has passed, examine one's spiritual and personal life, and to form resolutions for the upcoming year.


The Making of a Leader—A seminar on ethical leadership

The Making of a Leader is a seminar for young professionals on ethical business leadership. Our goal is to equip young leaders with the knowledge, tools and strategies that they need in order to successfully build and continuously improve a corporate culture of integrity, care and excellence.

Each session is an opportunity for young leaders to learn from the experience, knowledge and insights of senior professionals and accomplished leaders. These sessions are both practical and conducive to high level discussions on virtue, ethics and their importance for one’s path to success.

Schedule, Registration, Inquiries, & Fees

The seminar is open to young male professionals only. For inquiries and registration, contact leaders@ernescliff.ca.

Fees
Register by August 27.

Early bird: $180
Regular: $200
Group rate: $750
Agenda
6:40 pm – 6:45 pm: Opening Remarks
6:45 pm – 7:30 pm: Keynote Speaker and Q&A
7:30 pm – 7:45 pm: Coffee Break
7:45 pm – 8:30 pm: Guest Speaker and Q&A
8:30 pm – 8:40 pm: Closing Remarks
Schedule
September 12
Building Character (Leadership)
October 10
Inner Strength (Humility)
November 14
Practical Wisdom (Prudence)
December 12
Gaining Control (Self-mastery)
January 16
Moral Leadership (Justice)
February 13
Don't Give Up (Fortitude)
March 13
Call to Greatness (Magnanimity)
April 10
Start Line (Emotional Intelligence)
May 15
Ahead of the Game (Impact of a Christian Life)