Over 50s

  • Over 50 And Can't Get Hired? Here's A Possible Solution

    Over 50 And Can't Get Hired? Here's A Possible Solution

    Forget all the gloomy predictions about how baby boomers are not hireable. There is a way to get the skills and income you need. Continue Reading

  • How To Get A Job If You're Over 50

    How To Get A Job If You're Over 50

    Q: I am over 50, and just got laid off after working in the same place for 15 years. How should I approach prospective employers and deal with the age issue? I have a lot of experience, but the age thing seems like a big deal. Signed, Confused No one doubts it is difficult to find a job after working in one... Continue Reading

  • Over 50? 3 Tips For Writing An Ageless Resume

    Age discrimination is real. So, what can you do if you are over 50 and know hiring managers are screening you out? Some suggest leaving dates of graduation off your resume. Others suggest only listing your last 15 years of experience. The problem with these suggestions is recruiters are keen to them. Thus, if... Continue Reading

  • Your Guide To Job Searching After 50

    Your Guide To Job Searching After 50

    By Kaitlin Madden There's no question that job searching gets harder after the age of 50. Although age discrimination is illegal, that doesn't mean it doesn't exist. Many employers have pre-conceived notions about older workers. Among the most common: Their salaries are high, their energy is low and they're... Continue Reading