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On the job deaths-older workers

On the job fatalities in 2014 increased to 4,679, more than one-third of which occurred among older workers, according to a preliminary report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. 277 more words


Age discrimination: Spotlight on The Netherlands

We look at age at work issues in a range of countries as we pick up items in our alerts that are of interest. Today’s spotlight is on The Netherlands, thanks to… 204 more words

In The News

Age norms: are these still alive and kicking in organizations?

It seems that perhaps they are, with the usual caveat about the methodology of conducting surveys. The OnRec website reports here a survey in which 34% of UK workers say that they would feel ‘uncomfortable, patronized, depressed or as though they were underachieving… 232 more words

In The News

Top Résumé Strategies for Older Workers

Updating the Résumé

Depending on when you last updated your résumé, the expectations could be quite different. For example, many résumés now have a summary or headline statement in place of former objective statements. 748 more words

Job Search

Critical Knowledge Holders: Are You One?

Every now and then, we hear about the large number of employed people who are on the verge of retiring and the risk to their employers of having irreplaceable knowledge walk out the door with them. 583 more words

Career Management (General)