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Over 50: Networking, Your Job Search Advantage
70% – 90% of candidates (find)
their new positions through networking
by Phyllis Mufson at job-hunt.org
Americans May Value Diversity and Inclusion,
But Ageism Still Thrives
by Paul Downey at timesofsandiego.com
NIFTY TIP of the DAY
Mirror, Mirror on the Wall…
Am I the best job candidate of all?
➔ The phrase goes back to the ancient Greeks, “Know thyself.” Plato and Socrates made reference to it as it was an accepted tome in their day. Much later, in 1750, Benjamin Franklin, in his Poor Richard's Almanack, observed the great difficulty of knowing one's self, with: "There are three Things extremely hard, Steel, a Diamond, and to know one's self." The “Matrix” movies of more modern times also leaned upon the concept.