All over the world, people are working longer. In 1985, just 18% of all 65-69 years ...
Work & Business
It seems contradictory to say many retired men and women are looking for jobs. The idea of retirement ...
When someone knocks on your door, or rings you up, most people's innate manners will have them answer and hear whoever it is out.
Being interviewed for a job by someone half your age can be confronting; as can starting over in the job market. However, job search expert Rupert French has written a great book for anyone over the age of 50 who is debating a change of career, either as
If someone told you your costs could be reduced significantly with no or very little change to your operations, you'd be suspicious. It sounds too good to be true. And if an opportunity like that existed, surely you would already know about it. Right?
Is Temporary Work The Answer?
Would you like a new job? Do you need a fresh start? Do you feel a little daunted about the prospect of joining the employment market over the age of 50?
Interviews can be nerve-wracking. Prepare for success and they will become less so.
Back in time, you had one career and you stuck with it for life, unless disaster struck and forced a change. How things have changed!
Did you know that New Zealand has one of the highest labour force participation rates after the age of official retirement? NZ's is noticeably larger than that of Australia.