John Tarnoff

John Tarnoff is an executive and career transition coach, speaker, and author who helps mid-career professionals land better jobs and build more meaningful and sustainable careers.

Fired 39% during his 35 years as a film producer, studio executive, and tech entrepreneur, he learned how to turn setbacks into successes in a volatile business. He reinvented his own career at 50, earning a master’s degree in counseling psychology to share his career lessons with others going through similar challenges.

Since leaving entertainment in 2010, John has built a global career coaching practice serving both individuals 1:1 and groups.

He has also led career workshops for MBA alumni in career transition, including for UCLA’s Anderson School of Management and Cornell’s SC Johnson College of Business.

Corporate coaching clients have included Bank of America, Bridgewater Assoc., Levi-Strauss, Softbank, TD Ameritrade, Eastman, and Thrive Global.

His proprietary 3  Elements Careerbuilder Framework empowers clients to define their niche value, build a referral community, and use thought leadership to enhance their professional brand and attract the right career opportunities.

Learning this framework empowers clients to never have to search for a job again.

John is a TEDx speaker and the author of the best-selling Boomer Reinvention: How to Create Your Dream Career Over 50. His four LinkedIn Learning courses have reached over 200,000 learners and been translated into 9 languages.

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Twitter:         @johntarnoff

Facebook:    @johntarnoffcoach

Linkedin:      @johntarnoff 

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