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  • Starting A Second Career At Age 60

    Starting A Second Career At Age 60

    Donna Read never planned to spend the rest of her life working at a grocery store. But the decent wages and great benefits kept her there for 12 years, until she was fired last summer. At age 58, Read fell into poverty, and into a depression that kept her in bed for three months. But now Read is going back to... Continue Reading

  • Does Your Resume Look Dated? 6 Ways To Tell

    Does Your Resume Look Dated? 6 Ways To Tell

    By Susan Ricker If you just bought new, expensive resume paper, you've already made a job-search mistake. Most job applications and resumes are submitted online now -- one of countless new trends in the modern hiring process. Many job seekers are using outdated job-search practices, risking the impression... Continue Reading