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Demographic Trends
for the 50-and-Older Work Force

It might seem intuitive that the participation rate
for the older workers would have declined the fastest. But exactly the opposite has been the case.

by Jennifer Nash at

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Here's Why Now Is the Perfect Time
to Find a New Job

There are around twice as many job openings in the U.S.
as unemployed people

by Madison Hoff at

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Prior Ageism Allegations At Google, Facebook And IBM Raise Concerns About Older Workers
Being Targeted For Termination

Age-related firing allegations rose
(with) a state’s monthly unemployment numbers

by Jack Kelly at

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Peeling Back the Onion
Sometimes it’s not just the people you know

➔    Whether it’s the result of networking or whatever, virtually all people agree that job seeking is very dependent on who you know. Others have said it and we’ve said it here that there is second step involved in this process.


40 Percent of the U.S. workforce freelanced in the past year. That’s around 60 million Americans. 
                                                    —   FlexJobs

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