• Understand how a nontraditional career fits into the world of work and the benefits and challenges
• Explore key strategic factors
• Learn about skills needed to be successful
• Create the basis for a fulfilling path forward
Ron Elsdon is founder and president of Elsdon, Inc. and co-founder of New Beginnings Career and College Guidance. Ron specializes in the workforce and career development fields, providing organizational consulting, individual career counseling and coaching, public speaking, publishing and lecturing. Ron is author of How to Build a Nontraditional Career Path: Embracing Economic Disruption and editor of Business Behaving Well: Social Responsibility, from Learning to Doing, among other titles. He holds a PhD from Cambridge University and lives in Danville, CA. About Phase2Careers: The mission of Phase2Careers is to assist the "Over 40" Worker in the Bay Area with finding new career opportunities through job search/career development workshops, networking/recruitment events and special career presentations. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.