Employer Alerts and Career Advice
For seasoned talent, re-entering the workforce as a full-time, part-time or even as a project-based professional can often feel intimidating. This is why we developed an active news section with articles and features on how to navigate this next stage of career life. Check it out here.
Google and AARP Team Up To Help Senior Adult Workers 50+ Build Digital Skills
February 15, 2022
Old skills alone may not cut it in today's digital world. The new work normal has raised the need for senior adult workers to improve their digital skills to compete for jobs that are available now and in the future. ...
What Benefits Do Senior Adults Get Working Past Normal Retirement Age? | Uri Part 1 In A Series
February 7, 2022
Most companies and organizations can benefit from the mature attitude towards work most senior adults 50+ like Uri have. This is especially true in this day and age of the great job resignation, lack of worker loyalty and job liquidity. ...
How Do Companies and Organizations Benefit From Hiring Senior Adults 50+?
February 3, 2022
There are many benefits to hiring senior adult works 50+ including better people and customer service skills, lower absenteeism rates, they're more punctual, positive outlook, less training requirements, etc. ...
How Do Senior Adults 50+ Broadcast Their Age In Job Search?
February 1, 2022
Bob McIntosh suggests that there are four areas where senior adult job seekers broadcast our age. They encompass 1) your resume, 2) a LinkedIn profile, 3) networking and 4) the interview itself. We should listen to his advice and avoid these pitfalls....
Does Returning To Work After 50+ Compare With Staying On The Job Almost 70 Years?
January 28, 2022
Our age often works against us when looking for employment as a senior adult 50+ regardless of maturity and experience. Is this ageism partially because of the forced retirements and the labor shortage brought on by COVID? Or do its roots run deeper than that? ...
As A Senior Adult How Do I Promote Myself On LinkedIn Without Bragging? Use An Upbeat Style And Focus On The Positives.
January 25, 2022
There is a key to talking yourself up on LinkedIn without coming across as bragging. Just use an upbeat style and focus on the positive experiences that others have had when working with you or using your services. ...