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Whether you are over 50 or under 50, job search is difficult. Here is some information to help give you a better idea of what YOU can do differently!
Job Search News
Executive Job Market Outlook from Executive Career Brand
Average Jobless Spell Now Lasts A Year for Older Workers from The Huffington Post
Here’s the good news from the Huffington Post article:
According to Friday’s jobs data from the U.S. Department of Labor, older workers gained 203,000 jobs in April, while the 25-34 cohort lost 184,000 jobs and workers aged 35-34 lost 164,000. The unemployment rate for older workers held steady at 6.5 percent from March to April, even as the overall jobless rate rose slightly to 9 percent.
How to Make Money While You Are Out of Work from ResumeBear
This video presentation runs through many different options of how to create income streams! Build these streams now so you feel less vulnerable.
New College Graduate/GenY
How A New Grad Cut His Job Search Time In Half Using Twitter from Susan Whitcomb
Hannah Morgan speaks and writes about job search and career strategies. She founded CareerSherpa.net to educate professionals on how to maneuver through today’s job search process. Hannah was nominated as a LinkedIn Top Voice in Job Search and Careers and is a regular contributor to US News & World Report. She has been quoted by media outlets, including Forbes, USA Today, Money Magazine, Huffington Post, as well as many other publications. She is also author of The Infographic Resume and co-author of Social Networking for Business Success.