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Reinventing Your Career After 50

Carl Reiner, the 95-year-old comedian, writer, actor, and director, likes to say “Every morning … I pick up my newspaper, get the obituary section, and see if I’m listed. If I’m not, I have my breakfast.” In a recent HBO special, If You’re Not in the Obit, Eat Breakfast, Reiner challenges perceptions about what it […]

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Staying in the Game Past 50

Man fixing his tie

Do you feel you’ve exceeded your career shelf-life? Do you wonder how to get your message across when the recruiter interviewing you is half your age? You are not alone. As we live longer and healthier lives, retiring at the traditional age of 65 is no longer the desire of many baby boomers who want […]

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How Do I Craft A Resume Without Revealing My Age?

A reader asks, “How do I get all of my skills and experience across without length and without putting in dates, since there is so much ageism out there?”

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4 resources for job seekers over 50

While we’ve shared some tips and resources for job seekers over 50 in the past, there are tons of great organizations and websites out there offering additional support.

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