Embark

Embark is a 4-month engagement that empowers high performing twentysomethings (2-7 years into their careers) to grow as leaders and to build relationships as they prepare to make a difference in Memphis. Over six evening sessions, Embark prepares young leaders to push forward in their careers while shaping the city for a better future.At the start of the program, all Embark participants take a personality assessment to help grow their self-awareness and effectiveness.
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Know a super star twentysomething who belongs in Embark? Or does that describe you? Nominate or apply today. 

What Embark Means for You

Whether you're a young professional looking to build your toolkit, meet peers, and impact the community, or an employer with a promising young professional on your team, we've got something for you. Discover what Embark can mean for you and your team.

FAQ
Q:
What are the program requirements?

A:
Embark applicants must have 2-7 years of work experience. In addition, you must submit an application and receive acceptance into the Program, then make a commitment to attend all scheduled classes. Embarkers come to us from all industry segments, including public and non-profit organizations. We are looking for applicants with diverse perspectives, leadership potential, and a passion to better themselves and their community.
Why Embark?

Embark alumni share their experiences from the program and how it impacted their connections to Memphis, each other, and themselves.

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