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Category: Professional

Dealing with Age Discrimination and Employment Gaps

AUTHOR: Darlene Z.
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POSTED: August 25, 2009 at 8:26 am

You’ve heard the saying, “You’re not getting older, you’re getting better.” Well maybe so, but employers don’t necessarily think that way when scanning resumes. Unfortunately, many of them shy away from hiring seasoned people because these pros are perceived as inflexible, over-trained, and worst of all, too expensive. Likewise, what if you have gaps between... » Read Full Article

Move Up the Ladder at Your Current Company

AUTHOR: Darlene Z.
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POSTED: August 4, 2009 at 7:54 am

Moving up the corporate ladder does not necessarily require you to gain employment at a new company. Many times employees can earn a promotion within their current company through initiative and hard work. In order to increase your value to your current employer, you need to continually enhance your qualifications and skills. The suggestions below... » Read Full Article

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