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Ford R. Myers has been a speaker, seminar leader and group facilitator for more than 20 years. His presentations are upbeat, entertaining and fast-moving — while being structured and content-rich. Designed to foster group participation and learning, they are also highly interactive. Participants leave these seminars with a great deal of practical knowledge and answers to their career questions.

Attendees consistently report feeling motivated and inspired by the experience — with a clearer understanding of their career objectives, and the action steps to get them there.

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“You are an effective and engaging communicator, and it's a pleasure to attend your seminars. Your advice is so to-the-point and substantive. It's not just the vague ideas or simplistic job-hunting principles I've heard from other career speakers. It's real, hands-on tactics and proven strategies I can put to use right now, complete with step-by-step guidance. Thank you!”
– A. Jannette

Past Events

October 2017

Financial “To Do List” for Career Transition

October 26, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Radnor Financial Center, 150 N. Radnor-Chester Road, Suite F-200
Radnor, PA 19087
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$25

Whether you are in career transition or considering stepping out of the corporate world and becoming an entrepreneur, a personal financial “to do list” is imperative. Everyone has human, financial and social capital to deploy. In this unique seminar, we will explore ways to capitalize on all your resources and create a “to do list” to help you move forward authentically and effectively. Preparing for your career potential and financial success begins with a plan!

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November 2017

Interviewing For Success

November 20, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Radnor Financial Center, 150 N. Radnor-Chester Road, Suite F-200
Radnor, PA 19087
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$25.00

Do you freeze-up at the prospect of going on a job interview? Do your hands get sweaty; does your stomach get “tied in a knot?”

It's a fact that better interviews get better job offers! Yet most candidates show-up for interviews totally unprepared! The key to "acing" the interview is to practice and be fully-prepared!

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January 2018

The Power of “Pull Marketing” in Your Job Search

January 25 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Radnor Financial Center, 150 N. Radnor-Chester Road, Suite F-200
Radnor, PA 19087
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When searching for a new job, would you rather “chase after employers,” or have employers “chasing after you?” The choice is YOURS, and you CAN conduct your job search in such a way that employers take the first step by reaching out to you.

Traditional job search methods include sending-out resumes, applying for jobs online, attending job fairs, contacting employers and recruiters and networking. All of these tasks, collectively, fall under the heading “Push Marketing.” This is because you’re “pushing” your message, hoping that someone will take notice. Even if you do make contact, however, you’ll still have to “convince” the employer of your worthiness. This is the downside of “Push Marketing.”

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February 2018

Accomplishment Stories – Your Most Powerful Tool to Get the Job Offer

February 27 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Radnor Financial Center, 150 N. Radnor-Chester Road, Suite F-200
Radnor, PA 19087
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Remember a time when you heard a friend or colleague tell a memorable story? You can probably still recall some of the details about that story long after it was shared. Good storytelling creates a vivid picture and a positive response in the listener’s mind. Utilizing stories to enhance your job search is a skill that is often overlooked. Yet, without powerful accomplishment stories to tell prospective employers, you have almost nothing to “sell.” When you can effectively tie your accomplishment stories directly to the employer’s needs and problems, you will most likely get a job offer!

Many of us feel that the stories about our work-life are not particularly interesting. Others struggle to come-up with any accomplishment stories at all. This seminar will show you exactly how to identify and develop your own compelling accomplishment stories – stories that will become your most powerful "selling tools."

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March 2018

Re-Discovering Your Career Passion!

March 29 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Radnor Financial Center, 150 N. Radnor-Chester Road, Suite F-200
Radnor, PA 19087
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Do you ever feel like you’ve lost touch with the enthusiasm and passion you once felt about your career?

Remember when you were just starting-out at your first job, or you were a recent graduate? You probably thought you’d be able to get all sorts of jobs; and that every employer would want to hire you. You were excited about your prospects and believed that you had something wonderful to share.

But now that you’ve been in the work-world for quite a while, and have had a series of jobs with several different companies, have you become cynical or resigned in your work-attitude? Are you unsure as to which direction to turn next?

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April 2018

How to Stand-Out in a Very Competitive Job Market

April 26 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Radnor Financial Center, 150 N. Radnor-Chester Road, Suite F-200
Radnor, PA 19087
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$25

The subtle differences in every step of the job search process determine who ultimately lands the job and who does not. This is especially true when the job market is as competitive as it is now. In this powerful seminar, you will:

  • Learn how to properly communicate your value to prospective employers
  • Master key strategies to help you in the job search
  • Discover tools to gain access to your target market
  • Get advice on the latest resume techniques and recommended formats
  • Delve into the critical pre-interview planning process

In short, this presentation will show you how to stand-out as the candidate of choice, and get the offer!

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May 2018

How to Negotiate a Killer Job Offer

May 29 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Radnor Financial Center, 150 N. Radnor-Chester Road, Suite F-200
Radnor, PA 19087
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$25

This presentation by Robin Bond, Esq. is packed with powerful information that you can put to immediate use in dealing with “real world” employment situations, such as:

  • How do I ask for the offer “in writing” without losing the deal?
  • How do I get one of those “sweet deals” I hear about – not just pay, but also “perqs” and protections?
  • What do other people know about negotiation that I don’t?

Whether you’re an executive or aspiring to be one, you owe it to yourself to attend this exciting, practical presentation.

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June 2018

Interviewing for Success

June 28 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Radnor Financial Center, 150 N. Radnor-Chester Road, Suite F-200
Radnor, PA 19087
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$25.00

Do you freeze-up at the prospect of going on a job interview? Do your hands get sweaty; does your stomach get “tied in a knot?”

It's a fact that better interviews get better job offers! Yet most candidates show-up for interviews totally unprepared! The key to "acing" the interview is to practice and be fully-prepared!

This information-packed workshop takes the mystery – and the anxiety – out of job interviewing.

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July 2018

Transferable Skills

July 26 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Radnor Financial Center, 150 N. Radnor-Chester Road, Suite F-200
Radnor, PA 19087
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$25.00

Perhaps you’re changing careers, or have not landed your first job yet. Maybe the industry you've always worked in has been shrinking, or is even disappearing. You may feel that there is “no hope” to break into a new field, or you may fear that you’ll need to take a big step backward in order to change your career direction.

By understanding and identifying your transferable (portable) skills, a new and better career can become a reality!

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September 2018

The Job Seeker’s Toolkit Seminar

September 26 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Radnor Financial Center, 150 N. Radnor-Chester Road, Suite F-200
Radnor, PA 19087
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$25.00

A carpenter would never show-up at a construction site with only a hammer. A graphic artist would never interview for a design position without showing a complete portfolio. So why is it that most job seekers use only their resume as the cornerstone of their search?

Job seekers over-emphasize the resume because their other “tools” are weak or nonexistent. But the resume should actually be one of your least used job-seeking tools! Unfortunately, most people don’t know what these other tools are or how to use them.

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