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2 Common Work Questions
That Are Secretly Ageism In Disguise

It is still seen as acceptable to judge people
based on how old they are

by Monica Torres at

older man checking file

How to Nail a Job Interview
in the First 5 Minutes

(Plus) some cautionary tales of what not to do


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These job search sites help match applicants with employers – many of these sites feature employers who are seeking more mature workers.   Get FREE!

How To Get A Job Interview In One Week

Move on to the real work that would help me stand out 

by J.T. O'Donnell at

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Fairly Jobbing
Job fairs can be a valuable job search tool 

➔    If you haven’t yet experienced one in your job search, you probably will soon. The job fair. Some may look down their noses at job fairs, but they can be a valuable job search tool – for a variety of reasons. In fact, some people have compared job fairs to speed dating. Speed dating – where groups of eligible singles meet up for 3-5 “dates.” Or, to put it in job search lingo, “interviews.”

Image by The Jopwell Collection


“The labor market is still competitive amongst employers looking for talent and also lucrative for employees looking for pay increases elsewhere.” — Liv Wang, lead data scientist at the ADP Research Institute, on job-seekers’ expectations amid the recent spike in pay increases

                                                  — USA Today

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