Phone: 234-380-6808
Phone: 234-380-6808

Navigating Ageism in the Job Search

June 3 @ 7:15 pm - 9:00 pm EDT
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Ageism in the Job Search

Join us for an insightful event aimed at helping job seekers overcome the challenges of ageism in the job market. The session will be led by Garrison Leykam, PhD, CPCC, CPRW, CEIP, a renowned career coach specializing in mid to senior-level executives and author of the acclaimed book, "AI Powered Job Hunting: How To Leverage ChatGPT to Land Your Dream Job,"  an Amazon #1 new release in 2023.

The event will cover:

  • Self-Perception vs. Reality: Learn how much of perceived ageism is actually self-doubt and personal negative narratives. Gain tips on reframing your experience, identifying internalized ageism, and building a positive mindset.
  • Resumes and LinkedIn: Get practical advice on how to handle resumes, LinkedIn profiles, and employment gaps, including strategies for including relevant experience from decades ago.
  • Networking and Job Search Strategies: Discover effective networking techniques, leveraging industry events, associations, social media, and identifying age-friendly employers.
  • Interview Preparation: Master the art of interview preparation with tips on communicating your value proposition and using the STAR method to demonstrate that age is just a number.

About Garrison Leykam

Dr. Leykam brings a wealth of experience from his executive roles at MCI, Cablevision, Grand Circle Travel, and, along with certifications as a Chat GPT Prompt Engineer, Expert-level Business Coach, and Certified Professional Career Coach, among others. Don't miss this opportunity to enhance your job search strategy and boost your confidence.

In-Person and On-Line Meeting Options:

Our meetings are offered in-person at Christ Church Episcopal in Hudson with a simultaneous on-line Zoom option. Please use the appropriate registration link below. Whether joining in-person or on-line networking begins at 7:15 p.m. You are highly encouraged to come in-person for one-on-one networking with others. Increasing in-person networking can be an excellent way to enhance your job search.

<< In-Person Registration Here >>                  << Zoom Registration Here >>

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. You will also get a reminder registration email the day of the event. Look forward to seeing you!


June 3
7:15 pm - 9:00 pm EDT
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Kim Kitchen
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Both Zoom and In-Person Options
21 Aurora St.
Hudson, OH 44236 United States
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