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Finding a Non-Profit Job Post-50

Felice Shapiro | Posted 10.28.2012 | Fifty
Felice Shapiro

How hard is it to find a position these days in the non-profit sector?

Five Tips To Stay Ahead Of A Changing Workplace

Mary Eileen Williams | Posted 05.16.2012 | Fifty
Mary Eileen Williams

Technical innovations, the globalization of the marketplace, increased competition and demands from consumers have all contributed to making today's workplace a volatile one.

Customization: Your Key to Job Search Success!

Mary Eileen Williams | Posted 04.10.2012 | Fifty
Mary Eileen Williams

Older candidates need to clearly demonstrate their fit for the position, the ways their skills and experience will benefit the manager's goals, and how they, as unique individuals, will add value to the organization.

The Nextnik Episode 2: Letting Loose On The Second Act Path

Posted 01.28.2012 | Fifty

In the second episode of Mike Kravinsky's new web series 'The Nextnik,' Larry Zimmerman -- a recently-laid-off Post 50 -- visits his friend Mark, who ...

Post-50 Job Search: 5 Stereotypes You Must Overcome

Mary Eileen Williams | Posted 01.17.2012 | Fifty
Mary Eileen Williams

In order to be a successful in your job interview, you'll need to meet typical stereotypes head-on. Although they'll remain unsaid, such prejudicial considerations are likely to be a deciding factor in your chances for success. I suggest taking a proactive approach.

Post50 Job Search: Your Unbeatable Win/Win

Mary Eileen Williams | Posted 01.07.2012 | Fifty
Mary Eileen Williams

In today's competitive job market there's no way around it, you've got to promote your unique value and stand out from the crowd.

Post-50 Job Search: Drive Your Campaign Forward With Success Skills

Mary Eileen Williams | Posted 12.27.2011 | Fifty
Mary Eileen Williams

One of the critical components of power branding is that you consider yourself a "skills merchant." Skills are your true currency in the job market. So sell them

Power Branding Your Post-50 Job Search

Mary Eileen Williams | Posted 12.18.2011 | Fifty
Mary Eileen Williams

Far too many job-seekers over 50 are feeling the weight of all the bad news regarding their chances for finding work. But a sense of optimism and a positive outlook are critical to presenting yourself with confidence.

Ageism in the Job Market: Truth or Hype?

Mary Eileen Williams | Posted 12.10.2011 | Fifty
Mary Eileen Williams

Are you over 50 and feeling overlooked? If so, you're not alone. There's no doubt about it, looking for work is tough and it's even more difficult for mature jobseekers. Or is it?

Five Keys to Beating the Age Factor

Mary Eileen Williams | Posted 12.02.2011 | Fifty
Mary Eileen Williams

Regardless of the challenges grey hair brings, there are certain key strategies you can use that will highlight your skills, stress your professional strengths, and make you attractive to potential employers.