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Today is: Wednesday, June 12, 2024   |   Next niftynews: Friday, June 14, 2024

American Labor Force Growing Older, More Diverse

The greatest increases seen in workers aged 65 to 69

by Kathleen Steele Gaivin at

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3 Strategies To Boost Your Visibility (At Work) When You Hate Networking

(If) she could get the promotion without having to put herself out there, she’d gladly forgo networking

by Harrison Monarth at

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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!

Distribution of LinkedIn Users Worldwide as of April 2024, by Age Group

Users older than 55 years old made up only 3.8 percent of the social platform's audience

by Stacy Jo Dixon at



“I Made a Really Big Mistake!”
When new hires want to leave, that opens doors

➔    In past Nifty Tips we’ve talked about “job search redux.” At those times, we stressed the importance of continuing to follow up with employers who have turned you down when you were a finalist for the position. Why would anyone do that?  There now is hard evidence showing that this is a worthwhile endeavor – even for you!

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2.9 Percent of LinkedIn users are age 55 or older.

                                           — The Job Guy

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