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Today is:   Friday, October 21, 2022   |   Next niftynews: Monday, October 24, 2022

9 Ways to Screw Up a Job Search When You’re 50 or Older

“Many potential employers value older workers
for their experience and work ethic, and
for the stability they bring to the workplace.”

by Maryalene LaPonsie at

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Organize Your Job Search with a Tracking Spreadsheet

Keep(s) you organized and on top of things
at every step of your search


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Here's How To Hunt For A Job Before
(And After) The Recession Hits

Take these concrete steps to put yourself in the best position possible to weather any tough times ahead

by Mark C. Perna at

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Distinct Holiday Hiring Problems Are Plaguing Major Retailers
Guest blog from Suzanne Lucas, Evil HR Lady

➔    If you’re a job seeker who might be considering working as a temporary employee during the holiday season, there are a lot of ways to approach it, some good… some not-so-good. This overview from Suzanne Lucas, the Evil HR Lady, may help shine some light on a difficult situation.

    It’s the most horrible time of the year! For recruiters, that is. It’s the time when talent acquisition departments have to hire hundreds of temporary workers to get through the holiday season.

Christmas Shopping

Walmart announced that it is hiring 40,000 seasonal employees this year. That seems like a lot until you realize the giant hired 150,000 last year. 

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