Age Discrimination? Only if you let it happen!


Yes, there is age discrimination.

You can be defeated by it or you can over come it. One way is to start your own business.  Another is to find a small young growing business that will appreciate the years of experience, wisdom and problem solving skills you possess.

You will be rewarded by finding a great place to work and they will be rewarded with a problem solver that will provide time-tested solutions helping them grow.

At age 5 his Father died. At age 16 he quit school.Col Sanders KFC success story about overcoming age discrimination.

At age 17 he had already lost 4 jobs.

Between ages 18 & 22, he was a railroad conductor & failed.

He applied for law school he was rejected.

He became an insurance sales man & failed.

At age 20 his wife left him

He became a cook & dishwasher in a small cafe.

At age 65 he retired.

Decided to commit suicide, he had failed so much. But, he realized still one thing he could do better than anyone “cooking.”

He borrowed $87, bought & fried up chicken using his recipe, went door to door to sell them in Kentucky.

At age 88 Colonel Sanders, founder of KFC was a billionaire.


About OCN

Jeff Quandt is an Inbound and Digital Marketing Strategist and owns On-Q Marketing LLC. He helps the members of the OCN through understanding their personal brand, how they have to market themselves as the solution to a hiring manager’s problem, and offers a personal LinkedIn Counseling session for any member of the group.
Jeff is a corporate refuge that has been laid off several times, so he is very familiar with the job hunt process, the ups and downs, and the success at the end of the tunnel. Keeping a positive attitude with the end goal in mind is crucial to a job seekers success.
Today as a business owner, he is constantly looking for work, he knows the process well and it makes no difference if you work for someone else or yourself, you need to be the solution to someone’s problem to get paid.