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Find opportunities

for experienced workers

Think ageism
is a U.S. problem?
Think again.

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Making a Noise

The International Journal

for Age Diversity

You’ve Got Rights!

What Are The Legal Rights 

Of A Job Applicant?

 

Finding and getting hired for a new job is not an easy process, and when an employer uses discriminatory hiring practices, it can put an applicant at a serious disadvantage with others competing for the same job. In many cases, applicants are not even aware that they are being treated wrongly…

What Matters to 50+ Workers
Unemployment Data
for April 2022

 

National Unemployment Rate
3.6%

Unemployment Rate

Age 50-54
2.0%

Unemployment Rate

Age 55+
2.7%

Total Number of Unemployed

over age 50
1.37 million

Labor Participation Rate

62.2%

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All figures according to April, 2022

Bureau of Labor Statistics’ most recent data.

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U.S. Unemployment by age