Mr. Jackson founded Jackson Career and Life Coaching, LLC at the beginning of 2008 as a way to assist displaced professionals in the Atlanta market through job transition coaching. By the end of 2008, the firm had gone national with coaching clients throughout the USA as they assist displaced individuals with professional resume writing, social media coaching, and the development of successful job search strategies. Mr. Jackson founded the firm on the principals of “asset based thinking” and provides free resume reviews along with 30 minutes of coaching for anyone who asks. Today that “pay it forward” tradition still exists and they have added no cost webinars to the mix of services offered. It is believed that this spirit of service has allowed the organization to grow. Certified as a Life Coach through WainwrightGlobal l Institute of Professional Coaching has allowed Mr. Jackson to work with clients in all areas of life challenge. As a faith-based coaching firm and an approved member of the Christian Coaches Network and the International Association of Professional Coaching Jackson Career & Life Coaching has become one of the largest and fastest growing coaching firms, serving North American.
His firm provides monthly free webinars for job seekers and he is a popular speaker on the topic of “How To Win In The Current Job Market And Get Back To Work At Any Age”. He is currently finishing his first book titled, “Over 50 and out of work – We can’t let this be the new normal!” He is a popular speaker with a wide range of topics centering on the human condition and how to live the life you want not just live that life you get!
Serving as a Human Resources leader in the public and private sector for over 20 years, Mr. Jackson has held Executive leadership positions with Marriott Hotels and Resorts, Intercontinental Hotels Corporation (London) and Sandy Corporation a training division of ADP. He has also served as the Chief People Officer for DeGeorge Financial Corporation in NYC, Miller Zell, Inc. in Atlanta and RCLCO in D.C, Orlando, Atlanta and L.A.
Growing up in South Florida and traveling extensively around the world through his work has given Mr. Jackson a well-rounded life experience. After graduating Dana College (Private Lutheran College), he attended Garrett Theological Seminary at Northwestern University. Mr. Jackson has served on a variety of professional and community boards; Carrie Steele Pitt’s Home for Children Board of Directors, Chair, United Way of South Fulton, South Fulton Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, Fulton Industrial Business Association board member and PAWSitive Supporters Board of Advisors. He is an active member of SHRM (Society for Human Resources Management), International Association of Professional Life Coaches, Christian Coaches Network and Certified Member of International Social Media Association. He volunteers at MUST Ministries in the Employment and Education area.
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