Be energized and inspired on your job search by Overcoming Job Transition's motivational speakers.
Overcoming Job Transition's motivational speakers hail from every industry and walk of life -- each sharing unique and valuable insight on how you can take charge of your job search, make meaningful connections, and find work.

Learn directly from nationally-recognized thought leaders.

Ranging from industry-shaping thought leaders to nationally-recognized business and hiring experts, our speakers uplift, inspire, and help you take charge of your job search journey.

Gain new perspectives and actionable knowledge.

Our speakers are no stranger to the hardship that is the job-seeking journey. Sharing their tried-and-tested insights and the step-by-step processes that have fueled their successes, our speakers help you gain a new perspective on your journey and understand the next best steps towards overcoming job transition.

Overcoming Job Transition's motivational speakers offer real, actionable insight that empowers you to understand the modern job search market, how to best present yourself, and how to become a better professional in your industry.

Upcoming OJT Speakers

Tim Smith is a Project Executive of ADMI in San Jose, California

November 7th, 2019

Tim Smith

Project Executive, ADMI

With 25+ years of leading development and projects with global companies including Sony and Disney, Tim Smith is a business development and management expert who is passionate about helping people recognize their strengths and strategically approach their job search.

Jim Blazer is the former director of marketing and sales at Eskimo Joes Promotional Products Group in Tulsa, Oklahoma

November 14th, 2019

Jim Blazer

Former Director of Marketing & Sales, EJPPG

Bringing decades of experience in sales, marketing, hiring, and leadership, Jim Blazer brings his renown business accumen to the job seekers of OJT, helping them meaningfully connect with hiring managers and executives.

Kelly Riggs is the Founder and President at The Business LockerRoom in Broken Arrow, OK

December 12th, 2019

Kelly Riggs

Founder & President, The Business LockerRoom

Keynote speaker, author, and coach to Fortune 500 companies, Kelly Riggs is an internationally-recognized thought leader in sales and leadership, helping individuals hone their talents to become top performers and leaders in their industry.

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How to Get the Most from our Speaker Sessions


Job seekers who attend our motivational speaker sessions should aim to attend early in order to grab a good seat and network with others.

Attend Regularly
& Early

Each week, arrive early to grab a good seat, network with others, meet with our volunteers and staff, and to have time to prepare notes and questions.

We encourage job-seeking Tulsans to take notes during our motivational speaker sessions, as there's always new and valuable insight to be had and employed within your job search.

Take Notes &
Ask Questions

Taking notes and asking questions helps you better absorb the insights provided by our speakers and helps you directly apply it to your unique job search.

We encourage attendees of Overcoming Job Transition's motivational speaker meetings to discuss what they've learned with others, as it helps solidify what was learned during the speaker session.

Discuss What
You’ve Learned

Through our LinkedIn group and workshops, discussion promotes deeper understanding of the lesson and how it applies to your job search.

Join Us Every Thursday

Learn from a new speaker every week at the Thomas Parker Hall of the First United Methodist Church in Tulsa.

Speakers begin imparting at 12:15, but come at 11:30a to get valuable information during our Launch Pad. There is no RSVP necessary.

Get Directions

Overcoming Job Transition's motivational speaker meetings are held in the Thomas Parker Hall of the First United Methodist Church on South Boulder Avenue in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

Thomas Parker Hall
First United Methodist Church
1115 S. Boulder Ave
Tulsa, OK 74119

Every Thursday
11:30a - 12:15p Launch Pad
12:15a - 1:00p Speakers

Eduardo Nunez is an alumni of Overcoming Job Transition and found great value in the motivational speaker sessions held by our ministry.

How have our speakers impacted OJT alumni?

“Keep up the great work. The speakers I was fortunate to listen to were all great and inspiring.”

- Eduardo Nunez

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Help us encourage, equip, and energize the job seekers of Tulsa.

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