Navigating Your Career Journey Together

Career Transition Institute
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A complete list is provided at the bottom center section of this homepage.



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.

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 August 2018

Monday 08/13/2018

Who:    Columbus Metropolitan Library

Where: Main Branch

96 S. Grant Avenue, Columbus, OH 43215

What:   Grants for Nonprofits

Learn how to use the library’s resources to develop or sustain a nonprofit organization.

Topics include the Foundation Center and its research databases

When: 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM



Wednesday 08/15/2018

Who:     Otterbein University

Where: The Point at Otterbein University STEAM Innovation Center

60 Collegeview Road, Westerville OH. 43081

What:   Ross Leadership Hour

When:   7:30 AM – 8:30 AM



Who:     Grandview Heights Public Library

Where:   Conference Room A

1685 W. First Ave. Columbus, OH

What:    1 on 1 Career Coaching

When:   5:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Explore career options & make effective career decisions. Call Fred Points, of the Career

Center at Jewish Family Services, at 614-559-0118 to reserve a free 30-minute session in

Conference Room A.



Thursday 08/16/2018

Who:     Pickerington Chamber of Commerce RSVP: $15, Members, $20, Non-Member

Where:  Zion Pickerington

5780 Reynoldsburg Baltimore Road, Pickerington, Oh 43147

Theresa Byers, 614-837-1958, contact for additional details

What:     Membership Luncheon

When:   11:30 AM – 1:00 PM


Who:    Columbus Metropolitan Library

Where: Main Branch

96 S. Grant Avenue, Columbus, OH 43215

What:   Resume for Job Hunters

Learn strategies and tools for creating and updating your resume. Familiarity with basic computer skills, including mouse and keyboard, is required.

When: 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM



Who:    Reynoldsburg Chamber of Commerce – 3rd Thursday of every month

Where: Comfort Suites at East Broad & I-270

70 Perry Lane, Columbus, OH

What:    Monthly Networking Hour

Thursday Aug 16, 2018

When:   8:15 AM – 9:15 AM



Who:     Westerville Chamber of Commerce – RSVP, Free Members, $5 Non-Members

Where: Liberty National Bank

33 S. Cleveland Avenue, Westerville, Oh 43081

What:   Business After Hours

When:   5:30 PM – 7:30 PM

Join your fellow chamber members at the Business After Hours, complete with light

Appetizers, beverages, door prizes and valuable networking.



Who:    Dublin Chamber of Commerce – $10 Donation

Where: Starting at Brick House Blue, ending at Pins Mechanical

6605 Longshore Street, Suite 240, Dublin, OH 43017

What:    Brew Hop at Bridge Park & Business After Hours

This is your opportunity to check out all the great new establishments at Bridge Park and support the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption! All net proceeds t will benefit the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption.

For a $10 donation, all participants will receive a Brew Hop Passport and wristband and can take advantage of drink and food specials.  We will all meet up first at Brick House Blue, 6605 Longshore St., Ste. 240, and then we will hop from establishment to establishment before ending your evening at PINS Mechanical Company. At PINS you will have the opportunity to enter to win some amazing door prizes!

Some of the great places participating include:
•    Brick House Blue (starting point)
•    Cap City Fine Diner & Bar
•    Local Cantina
•    RAM Restaurant & Brewery
•    Fukuryu Ramen
•    VASO Rooftop Lounge
•    Pins Mechanical (ending point)

Exhibiting Businesses include:
•    The Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption
•    Kilwins
•    MESH Fitness
•    Spavia Day Spa
•    River Park Dental
•    New Albany Chamber of Commerce
•    Young Catholic Professionals

When:   4:00 PM – 8:00 PM