10:00 - 11:30
There is no denying that ageism exists, like other forms of discrimination. We can complain about it and blame every employment rejection on ageism – or – we can get proactive and pursue the right jobs in the right companies in the right way. Let’s talk about it. Presented by David G. Robins.
Robins is the Senior Instructor – Job Search Accelerator (JSA) Program at JVS-San Francisco. He has been an instructor in job search skills for over 10 years and is also a Career Advisor. David’s background includes experience in large multi-national companies, small and medium size companies, non-profits and government. He earned his certificate as a Certified Professional in Learning & Performance (CPLP) from the international Association of Talent Development. Originally from Brooklyn, David lived 29 years in San Francisco before moving to Oakland. David loves to spend time singing and watching TV, sometimes too much TV.