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Today is: Wednesday, November 29, 2023   |   Next niftynews: Friday, December 1, 2023

Do You Suffer From FOBO?
(Fear of Becoming Obsolete)

Here’s How To Handle It

by William Arruda at

older worker on assembly line

A 60-Year Old Uber Driver 


Why burnout and poor customer tipping
led her to take a part-time job at Kohl's

by Jacob Zinkula at

Second Hand Shop



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

Stop Looking for a Job on Fridays

By the time Friday rolls around, we are usually ready for some relaxation

by J.T. O’Donnell at

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What to Look For
Age-friendly employers are out there
if you know where to look

➔    Despite the illegality of it all, there are many companies that actively practice age discrimination. If you’re an older job seeker who has been looking for some time, statistics suggest that you’ve encountered one or two along the way.



“The point is that 10,000 hours (or any amount of time) practicing incorrectly isn’t going to improve anyone. This is the fallacy of asking for X years of experience to fill a job. Ten years of no learning isn’t valuable, nor is one year of learning simply repeated nine more times.”

                                                         — Alan Weiss

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