Finding a job after 50 : Reinvent Yourself for the 21st Century. / Jeanette Woodward.
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- ISBN: 9781601638601 (electronic bk)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource
- Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2012.
When you're 50 or 60 years old, the job market is a combat zone, no matter what your skills or experience. Battle-scarred veterans report that they're passed over time and again for jobs which they are eminently qualified for.Successful applicants, often with fewer skills and almost always with far less experience, do seem to have one significant thing in commonthey are younger, sometimes painfully younger.There was a time, not that long ago, when you automatically retired at 60 or 65, presuming you actually lived that long. Today, many seniors are still going strong at 60, 70, even 80 and don't intend to retire. Or they've tried the beach hut or snow cottage and found them BORING. Increasingly, many such seniors are choosing new careers, ones that fit their particular strengths. Finding a Job After 50 is a "guerilla guide" that gives you the powerful tools you need to substitute real satisfaction for the rat race. Getting the job you want may be a battle, so you...
Electronic reproduction. Franklin Lakes : Career Press, 2012. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 511 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
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