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Bosses expected to flex for older workers 

More than a quarter of UK workers expect their bosses to create flexible roles to allow them to work beyond their target retirement age.

That’s according to research by financial provider Aegon, which asked workers if they intended to keep working if they haven’t saved enough by the time they aim to retire. 296 more words


Complaining About Online Applications

This week and last, I’ve been instructing 8 people on the very basics of using a computer. We started at proper terminology and how to turn it on, and now we’ve transitioned to making a resume, creating emails, sending documents and applying for jobs. 896 more words

Job Search Advice

YOLO: Don’t Fear the Late Career Change

Good news for “older” workers seeking to change their careers and find more fulfilling work comes from the American Institute for Economic Research in a… 578 more words

Age Discrimination

Are older workers the answer to boosting economic growth?

Accountany firm PwC have produced a report that suggests that older workers could be the key to delivering economic growth, as reported here in The Telegraph. 159 more words

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Older workers don't want to retire

they want to work part-time.

Half of workers approaching retirement intend to carry on working into their mid-sixties according to the government’s older workers’ champion Ros Altmann… 225 more words


Death of a Salesman: Writing Feature Articles

Many of you are planning to write in the form of a feature article for the upcoming Creating and Presenting SAC. A feature article often contains a balance of personal anecdote, human interest stories, interviews and background information to help present a broad overall picture of a particular topic. 128 more words

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