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Sunday, December 2

Linky Sunday: Granny Pods, Retirement Havens and a Job for 80-Year-Olds

…but hearing them from the mouth of mega-fraudster-turned-fraud fighter Frank Abagnale Jr made us listen a little harder. Click here to read them all. What type of job could you…

Wednesday, March 20

5 Reasons to Ditch the Dye Job

…it turns gray, and chemically treating it can dry it out even more.” If you find that your silver strands lack luster sans dye job, Corbett suggests using a hot…

Monday, October 22

Someone’s Done the Homework on Job-Related Age Discrimination

You’re lucky—or in denial—if you’ve never felt slighted, excluded, or dumped on at work because you’re old; if you’ve never felt blocked from promotion or unofficially demoted because you’re old;…

Monday, September 2

It’s Labor Day. Fight for your rights.

…enough to fit in. According to a CNBC story , some job applications list a “maximum” amount of job experience or have drop-down list of birth years that don’t go…

Wed January 22 | EDT

Job Help for mature workers

Want to re-enter the workforce? Two experts offer an overview of practical tips to boost your confidence and update your skills and tools. Bonus: how to network when you are…

Wednesday, February 28

Medicaid Work Requirements Update

The Trump Administration recently announced that it will allow states to require Medicaid recipients to work, take job training, or do community service to stay eligible for the program. To…

Monday, July 18

Starting Over: From Insurance Sales to Uber Driver

…your new job? I’m made for this job. I worked in insurance — a customer service job — all my life. I’m ready for anyone: executives, young people, seniors, commuters,…

Friday, August 21

Open Thread Follow Up: Really?

job-hunting. We’ll leave the comments open so more people can share their experiences. What do other people seem to get wrong about growing older? Is it that we’re all rich?…

Saturday, February 8

Aging with Geekitude: There’s an App for That

…go insane hunting and pecking on my phone to send emails. These apps allow you to swipe from one letter to another to type a word, which is infinitely faster…

Wednesday, February 8

Starting Over: From La-Z-Boy Manager to 3-D Photographer

…California when they retired, and the idea fit in well with Robinson’s dream: He wanted to get into the tech industry. Eventually Robinson realized his dream—via a part-time job at…

Sunday, April 5

92-year-old inventor has a big idea – and more from the week online

job loss left them prematurely retired. Not surprising, then, that the number of older students retraining for those careers is growing steadily – among those who can afford to go…

Monday, May 6

Older Workers: What “Work” Means Now

If you’re worried about your job or have been laid off, you might know that while older workers have fared better than younger ones during the recession, once you’re unemployed,…

Thursday, May 9

Carers and Elders: What’s Up with the System?

…among the top five work-related injuries in the field. The report also notes that home health aides face the problem of arranging daily transportation from job to job – a…

Friday, February 26

Bulletin Board: Share Your Career Advice With Millennials

Do you have job search tips to share with young job seekers? Here’s your chance….

Friday, November 15

Don’t Dress Your Age: Six Women Say No to Drab

…died, she applied for a job at Gap to make ends meet and ward off loneliness, and then switched from that job to a new one in a fashionable boutique….