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Connect with a vibrant, diverse group of young professionals looking to develop their skills and take the next step in their careers.

The East Midlands can thrive if its people can and here at Generation Next, we give you the tools to help you succeed.

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Become a member

A 12-month membership costs £150. Companies that purchase two or more memberships are eligible for a 20% discount.



Our networking events give you the opportunity to connect with likeminded individuals and make potentially valuable business contacts in a relaxed environment. You can also link up with a mentor through our mentoring scheme to boost your professional development.



At our webinars, we will welcome industry experts to teach you the skills and knowledge you need to get where you want to go.



Get inspired and develop your skills with unique insight from business leaders based in the East Midlands, which we welcome as our guest speakers and bloggers.



Engage with our board of champions and shape our membership offering, while also accessing opportunities to get involved in lobbying activity to make your voice heard by the region’s decision makers.

What to expect

Exclusive access to events that develop your skills and grow your network for the future.

And it doesn’t stop there. We also have an extensive bank of blogs and news, as well as a members-only document library, filled with advice and support from experts in the East Midlands. Not to mention, as a member you can promote your achievements via our channels.

We are also passionate about recognising young talent through the Generation Next Awards programme. The 2021 season is well underway and we’ll be back next year for you to have your shot at making the shortlist.

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Members-only events

Like what you see? Unlock unlimited access to a network of forward thinkers with Generation Next.

Non-members can attend one virtual event for free. And once you’re hooked on the valuable insights, you can join our programme of social events and workshops with a Generation Next membership.

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Learn from business leaders in the region

Our mentoring scheme offers Generation Next members the opportunity to connect with leading business professionals from across the East Midlands.

Members will gain the skills and knowledge needed to progress by learning from the advice given by their mentor, all while building their professional network through the Generation Next events and socials.

You can link up with our mentors via the members-only portal.

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