Article – Outlook for Older Job Seekers: Better Than Advertised

young_and_old250Kerry Hannon, a money and work expert for Next Avenue, writes that the outlook for older job seekers and career changers is not as gloomy as foretasted.  Ageism is a real concern, but there are ways to combat it.  Read about strategies to combat ageism and to find the right career and work life balance for you.

1. Weigh potential pay vs. vs work-life balance.

2. Be honest about how many hours you want to work and where you want to spend them.

3. Don’t ignore consulting and part-time contract work in your field.

4. Market your experience.

Read full article here: http://www.nextavenue.org/outlook-older-job-seekers/

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