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CTI in the News

Here is some of the media attention related to our services and the overall success of those that have passed through our program.

CTI  In the News: COLUMBUS – July 16, 2018, 2010. John Ridge gives an overview of CTI at the July 2018 ABC 6 Job Boot Camp. View Full Video…

Steve Stetz and Many Other Job Help Orgs Interviewed on WOSU

CTI (Forty Plus) In the News: COLUMBUS – August 2, 2010. Steve Stetz of Forty Plus and many other organizations discuss how age can make a huge difference in how you approach your job search. Listen to Audio…

Jeff Young and Wade Meyer are Interviewed on ONN

CTI (Forty Plus) In the News: COLUMBUS – February 2, 2010. Jeff Young and Wade Meyer discuss how networking groups like Forty Plus can help people who are job searching. Forty Plus assists with resume writing, interviewing, skill set development. View Full Video…

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Networking Events

Columbus Networking — April 2019

Tuesday 04/23/2019

Who: Columbus Metropolitan Library
Where: Hilliard Branch – Hillard Room

4500 Hickory Way, Hilliard, OH 43206

What: Grants for Nonprofits and Individuals
When: 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Source: https://events.columbuslibrary.org/event/1525655

Learn about resources for individual grant-seekers or for growing and sustaining a nonprofit organization.

 

Who: LinkedIn Training – Ability Professional Network
Where:

 

The DEC First Floor Training Center

565 Metro Place South, Dublin, OH 43017

What: How to Brand Yourself/Company on LinkedIn
When: 5:30 – 7:00 PM
Source: http://www.abilityprofessional.com/linkedin-training/

 

Who: Network After Work – Starting at $15
Where:

 

Julep

1014 North High Street, Columbus, Oh 43202

What: Pro Speed Networking – Event for Business Professionals
When: 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Source: https://www.meetup.com/Columbus-Network-After-Work-Business-Networking-Events/events/259502745/
Hosted by America’s leader in networking mixer events, enjoy introductions and conversations after work weekday in a casual environment ideal for networking featuring a cool venue offering a wide selection of craft beer, cocktails & inventive bar eats..It’s a great chance to get out of your office (home or otherwise), step away from the computer, put your phone down, and meet new people who are eager to exchange ideas, make connections, explore partnerships, find employees, get to know you, or just shoot the breeze about movies and sports.Color-Connect Name Badge
Complimentary Light appetizers
Drink Specials until 7:30pm (Selected by Venue)Whether you have a specific business or career goal in mind, or just see the value in having deeper roots in the local community, this is the event for you.Tickets start at $20 at the door, so reserve your spot now to ensure entrance and save money. There are several ticket levels available for this event to meet your specific needs.Premier Tickets (To Purchase click here https://events.bizzabo.com/columbus0423)

 

Thursday 04/25/2019

Who: Employment for Seniors
Where: BMI Federal Credit Union

6165 Emerald Parkway, Dublin, OH 43016

What: LinkedIn for Mature Job Seekers
When: 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Source: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/linkedin-for-mature-job-seekers-tickets-55847113219?aff=ebapi

If you are a mature job seeker, 50 years of age or older living in Central Ohio, discover strategies that will help you reach your goal! Take advantage of this FREE two workshop program and learn the “nuts and bolts” of how to find a job in today’s workforce.

Each workshop is free, however, registration is required by calling 614/863-1219

 


Who:
Transition Café of Central Ohio RSVP – $10 Preregister, $15 at the door
Where: Office Evolution – Worthington

200 Campus View., Suite 200, Columbus, OH 43235

What: Monthly Networking Meeting
When: 8:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Source: http://columbus.transitioncafe.com/

 

Friday 04/26/2019


Who:
CWAT – Columbus Workforce Action Team
Where: Jerry Hammond Building

1111 E. Broad Street, Columbus, OH 43205

What: CWAT     Monthly Meeting
When: 9:00 AM – 11:30 PM
Source: https://www.facebook.com/events/573347649841556/

Join us for our monthly meeting! CWAT offers an excellent opportunity for job seekers, employers, and community resources to connect. We are excited to help the Columbus community come together to help with their employment needs.

We encourage job seekers to bring a resume and prepare a brief “elevator speech”. Employers and community resources are encouraged to bring flyers about their organizations, current opportunities, and upcoming events.

Please RSVP: www.columbuscwat.wixsite.com/columbuscwat


Who:
Pickerington Chamber of Commerce
Where: Reitano’s

601 Hill Road North, Pickerington, OH 43147

What: Lunch Mob
When: 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
Source: https://www.pickeringtonchamber.com/events/details/lunch-mob-reitano-s-12862

In April we are headed to Reitano’s Pizza for lunch!

Reitano’s has a variety of menu options including – pizza (gluten free), pasta, subs, salads and more. Come and check out their remodeled location and grab a yummy lunch.

This event is an opportunity for YOU to join us in supporting a local Chamber Member, make some new connections, and enjoy a fabulous lunch with no strings attached.  This is just about making connections and having a good time!  We hope to see you there!

 

Monday 04/29/2019

Who: Talent Career Fairs
Where:

 

Hilton Columbus Downton

401 North High Street, Columbus, Oh 43215

What: Job Fair of Columbus
When: 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM
Source: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2019-columbus-career-fair-tickets-52803073414?aff=ebdssbdestsearch

Join us on April 29, 2019 for the Columbus Career Fair.

Meet face to face with recruiters and hiring managers to apply for positions in:

  • Sales
  • Management
  • Government
  • Customer Service/Call Center
  • Insurance
  • Banking/Financial Services
  • Healthcare
  • Education
  • IT/Engineering
  • Retail…..and more

 

Who: Hire Me Now
Where:

 

Courtyard by Marriott

35 W. Spring Street, Columbus, Oh 43215

What: Job Fair of Columbus
When: 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM
Source: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2019-columbus-career-fair-tickets-59198500308?aff=ebdssbdestsearch

Join us for the 2019 Hiring Event!

This hiring event is 100% free to job seekers.

Employers are hiring for part time and full time positions. Please bring a copy of your resume and dress to impress.

Our recruitment events feature a very diverse groups of companies hiring for positions in Sales, Retail, Financial Services, Customer Service, Call Center, IT, Engineering, Government, Education and others.

 

Who: Columbus Metropolitan Library
Where: Main Branch, Meeting Rm. 2A

96 S. Grant Avenue, Columbus, OH 43215

What: Grants for Nonprofits and Individuals
When: 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Source: https://events.columbuslibrary.org/event/1440631

Learn about resources for individual grant-seekers or for growing and sustaining a nonprofit organization.

 

Tuesday 04/30/2019

Who: Columbus Metropolitan Library
Where: Main Branch, Meeting Rm. 2A

96 S. Grant Avenue, Columbus, OH 43215

What: Starting a Small Business
When: 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Source: https://events.columbuslibrary.org/event/1440631

Learn how to use the library’s online resources to write your business plan, choose industry codes and research companies and competitors.

 

Who: Ability Professional Network – Every Tuesday Evening – $15/month fee
Where:

 

The DEC First Floor Training Center

565 Metro Place South, Dublin, OH 43017

What: Tuesday Tune-Up Job Networking Group
When: 5:30 – 7:00 PM
Source: http://www.abilityprofessional.com/tuesday-tune-up/

 

April 30th: The Easton Job Fair

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