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Commentary from Davos on age at work issues

What news from last week’s World Economic Forum at Davos that might relate to age at work issues? Two items caught my eye.

The bigger picture related to inequality in its broadest sense when a… 315 more words

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The colorful resume ... literally!

What color is your resume?  If you are thinking I mean that metaphorically, sorry, that’s for another posting. Today it’s about color.  I could have named this post… 124 more words

Misc. Career

Channel Your Inner Geezer to Workplace Bliss: Attitude Counts!

You are over 50. Perhaps you have been laid off, downsized, rightsized or reorganized.  Maybe you are looking for a new career. Possibly you have retired, but you still want to contribute to and be involved in the world. 505 more words

Attitude

Old Age: Barrier To Employment?

When you are twenty-six but look nineteen, your youthful looks can be a detriment to finding meaningful employment. Oh sure it becomes relatively easy to get some entry-level jobs, but the real career jobs are harder to come by because few take you seriously believing you too young to grasp the responsibilities. 874 more words

Job Search Advice

We're saluting Stephen Hawking - the 'older worker'

Well, it’s Oscar nominations week and Eddie Redmayne has been deservedly nominated as Best Actor for his brilliant portrayal of Stephen Hawking in the film… 234 more words

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Job Search Tip for the "Seasoned Worker": What Are You Telling Yourself?

You’re not just an age; you’re a long list of experiences from which to draw to get your next job, business, career, or whatever you’re looking for. 258 more words

Attitude