Daring to Start a Business When You’re Over 50 fromThe Boston Globe

Dream Job on Green Highway Signpost.

FREE Career Transition Online Workshops REGISTER HERE You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream.~C.S. Lewis A Gallup survey has recently revealed that baby boomers are one of the fast-growing groups of entrepreneurs in the U.S who plan to start new ventures in the next year. One quarter of…

Woman Learning New Job Search Skills

  49 Benefits To Hiring An Older Skilled Worker Do you know the 49 Benefits Of Hiring An Older Worker. It has been said “the older you get the wiser you are”. It has also been said “that you can’t teach an old dog new tricks”. These adages are nice to recite but do any…

From CNN Money: “Working, but Still Poor”

Empty pockets

  Editor’s Note: In this recent article from CNN Money, it is reported that millions of Americans are currently working up to 70 hours a week and still aren’t making enough money to support their families. Because of low-paying, minimum wage jobs, many people are working two jobs and are relying on federal government benefits. The fight for a minimum…

COMMON SENSE ABOUT RESUMES

White Keyboard with Send Resume Button.

A number of recent articles, including one in the New York Times, “Can I Hire Someone to Write My Résumé and Cover Letter?” by the Ethicist, question whether you should write your own resume -presumably to show off your writing skills – or whether you ought to hire someone to do it. Since I regularly write…