Preparing and empowering the "Over 40" worker for career opportunities in the new economy.


Ron's Workshop Job Fair Award



Welcome to Phase2Careers!

Your San Francisco Bay Area Career Resource for the "Over 40" Worker


What They Are Saying

Nick ValenzuelaNick Valenzuela
Phase2Careers Volunteer, Career Coach,
and Education and Entrepreneurship Advocate

Steven RansonJoelina Butias
Program Assistant

Brian Kushnet, Engineering ManagerBrian Kushner
Engineering Manager

I volunteer with Phase2Careers, because it is THE institution everyone turns to on the SF Peninsula when looking for employment or looking to hire. Phase2Careers is the place to brush up on your job search skills, learn new ones, and network with people who can introduce you to your next employer.
Ron Visconti, the founder and driving force behind Phase2Careers, organizes so many great networking and educational events and gives so much of his own time, energy, and love to help job seekers in the San Francisco Bay Area, that I am inspired to be part of the process, and use my experience and skills to help make them happen. I get so much more than I give from volunteering with Phase2Careers. 
I highly recommend volunteering with Phase2Careers whether you are looking for a job, looking to hire, want experience to add to your resume, or simply want to have fun and hangout with great people Phase2Careers attracts.

"Phase2careers gave me the opportunity to network, build solid relationships, practice my interviewing skills and gave me a chance to give back.

Ultimately, I received more than I gave and I am forever grateful for the valuable resources that this organization makes easily accessible to all.

I am about to start my new job thanks to a connection I made at one of its events."


The workshops and classes that Phase2Careers offers really helped me get through a rough time.  Thank you for putting together this nice "safety net" of job search related programs.  
I'm looking forward to getting back to work!


Featured Jobs


Title Location Date
Childcare Provider and Driver Redwood City 7/5/17
Funeral Counselor South San Francisco 7/11/17
Product Demonstrator-Shift Supervisor Foster City 6/13/17
User Support Specialist-Full Time or Part Time Redwood City 7/19/2017
Audience Engagement Editor-Scientific Publisher Palo Alto 7/17//17
Accounts Receivable Burlingame 6/19/17


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Upcoming Events

Interview Small Business Orientation

Winning the Interview

Thursday, August 24
9:30am - 12noon

Launch a Successful Business Orientation

Friday, August 25
9:30am - 11:30am




Writing a Winning Resume

Thursday, September 7
9:00am - 12:00pm




Learn More


Jim McDonald Book, Behavioral Strengths & Employment Strategies: Augmenting Career Success Older worker How to Build a Nontradiational Career Path, by Dr. Ron Elsdon
Interview with Jim McDonald,
Author of Behavioral Strengths
& Employment Strategies:
Augmenting Career Success
Informational (Exploratory) Interviews: Strategies for Success for Asking
or Answering Questions
Interview with Dr. Ron Elsdon:
How to Build a Non-Traditional
Career Path


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