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Job Finders - support, education and information for job hunters and the newly unemployed. Job Finders provides a variety of unemployment support services. The 50 Most Asked Questions of the Newly Unemployed book, information, support groups and mentoring.

 

 

 

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Job Finders Support Group- A Meeting for anyone

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Purpose:

To utilize all the collective minds that attend the meeting each week to assist one another on how to be productive in finding your next opportunity. We'll help you end your work week on an upbeat note, putting you in a more positive mood for your next encounter. Remember it is your job to spot the many opportunities that you come in contact with everyday.

What Goes on in a typical meeting?
Generally we start with introductions of ourselves. That will lead to questions, suggestions, referrals, networking, idea exchanges, dates of upcoming meetings, and what the group wants to discuss each week.

Meetings:Cleon Cox
Always free (Since 1991)

Every Friday (except holidays)
Noon to 3:00pm
Capitol Hill Library
10723 S.W. Capitol Hwy.
Portland OR 97219
See the map on Mapquest

Contact:
Cleon Cox
cleon@jobfinderssupport.com

About Cleon:

From janitor to stockbroker, trucking company owner to co-founder of the National College Association, Cleon Cox III has invested his time, energy and expertise as facilitator of the Job Finders Support Group, Portland, OR. since 1991.

Born in San Jose, California, Cox explored careers in both blue and white collar arenas before becoming a business owner. His experience reflects customer service. His background exemplifies family and commitment to community. Cox is the 2002 recipient of the Herb Stude Award for outstanding educational service, District Seven* Toastmasters International. Recipient of the Toastmasters Internationl Presidential Citation in 2010. This support group facilitator turned author is a 68 year old great grandfather of five. Cox helps create new Toastmaster Clubs in the Portland metro area.

Cox is a former Area Governor and Club President of Toastmasters International. He is an active member of Wallmasters International, Tigard, OR. Other professional affiliations include: Northwest Association of Book Publishers, Masonic Lodge (Tigard), Oregon Entrepreneurs Network, AARP Safe Driver Training, to name a few.

Cox attended his first Job Finders Support Group shortly after selling his business in 1991. Ed Burpee, retired publisher, founded the group, which helps job finders end their week with renewed enthusiasm. He has devoted over 2200 hours in counseling/mentoring people to achieve success in their job search.

Cleon Cox III and his wife, Gloria reside in Tigard, Oregon (a Portland suburb).
*180 clubs in Oregon, Southwest Washington and part of Northern California.


 

 

 

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