Australia, like many other countries, is currently considering raising the retirement age. This is a very simplistic response to the fact that we continue to live longer, making us a perceived burden in terms of increased pensions. 442 more words
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JOIN’s Career Coaches Renie Bonar and Laynette Evans are joined by Stephanie Tadder, Branch Manager for Kelly Services, to discuss employment barriers encountered by MATURE JOB SEEKERS, and tips for overcoming them.
Silicon Valley is said to be one of the most ageist work places in America. In the UK, research suggests that staff in the IT industry are perceived to be ‘old’ when still chronologically young (30 or 35). 229 more words