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The Anti-Boomer Job Discrimination That Still Exists

John Tarnoff | Posted 05.19.2016 | Fifty
John Tarnoff

Are you a 'Digital Native?' In recruiter-speak, the term is no longer just a glib demographic reference to kids who grew up playing video games. It is code for excluding older candidates from applying for jobs deemed so dependent on their use of technology, older people couldn't possibly keep up.

The Resume Secret It Takes A Lifetime To Learn

John Tarnoff | Posted 11.23.2014 | Fifty
John Tarnoff

Many of us go through life and career believing that the track we're on is cast in stone. We have become so used to the job, the company and the routine, that we mistakenly think that these define us and what we are capable of doing. We become identified with the job. But we are not our jobs.

Why Interning At 60 Is The New Retirement Plan

The Atlantic | SOPHIE QUINTON | Posted 09.06.2013 | Fifty

Nancy Diao works part time, for a small stipend, at a Bay Area education nonprofit. But at 60, Diao isn't your average intern. She's a former executiv...

What I Learned From My Younger Colleagues

Next Avenue | Posted 02.24.2013 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Erica Whittlinger A former money manager turned ski instructor loves learning new tricks working alongside Millennia...

How To Use Your Personality To Succeed In Business

Posted 01.31.2013 | Fifty

What can you do to make your business as successful as possible? The key might not be logging more work hours, but instead logging more relaxed face t...

Got 20-Plus Years Of Experience? Apply Here!

The Huffington Post | Ann Brenoff | Posted 06.22.2012 | Fifty

Imagine a universe where those who are post 50 are pursued for their experience, where those who don't have at least 20 years of experience needn't bo...