Over 50? How to Get a Job

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        How to Get a Job if You’re Over 50 According to reports mature age workers are now considered to be those over the age of 45! No wonder that people over 50 feel a little intimidated when looking for a new job.  Is ageism is rife? If you are experiencing this, […]

15 Top Tips to Write a Powerful Résumé

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If you aren’t getting any attention from your resume you may well be thinking,”What’s wrong with my resume?”  There might not be anything really wrong with it, it could be that you’ve just overlooked some essential elements that will make your resume stand above the competition. Over the past 20 years of coaching over 8,000 […]

NEWS Local – New South Wales, Australia

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There’s Still Hope For Job Seekers Over 50 – Age No Real Factor   Finding a new job can be a challenge for the over 50s. They’re competing against more degree-qualified youngsters and other Baby Boomers taking longer to retire. But there’s hope. Jane Jackson, career management coach and author of Amazon bestseller Navigating Career […]

Ho, Ho, Ho, Where Did All the Job Seekers Go?

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Christmas is just around the corner, and many of my clients who are looking for a new job ask me “Should I stop looking for a job during this period or should I keep looking?” Of course Christmas and the holiday period is a wonderful time to take a break, relax and enjoy your family […]

42 Cover Letters that Work!

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How to Bounce Back from Redundancy

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Have you experienced that dreaded ‘tap on the shoulder’ and then asked to attend a private meeting when you’d been feeling an uncomfortable atmosphere of change in your organisation? To then be told that your role has been made redundant can be such a bitter blow and you may feel the air has been sucked […]

15 INTERVIEWS: Top 10 Tips to Get an Interview

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In order to prepare well for your job interviews, take time to reassess and reset your game plan with these 10 No-Nonsense Tips to Get an Interview. STEP 1: Reset your mindset Maintain your confidence (you are still the same competent and capable professional you were at the beginning of this process.) Be fearless and […]

45 and Over The Hill?

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According to studies since 2012, Australians over 45, who are considered by the Australian Bureau of Statistics as “mature aged workers”, contribute $65 billion to the economy annually. So, with the mature age workforce such a benefit to the economy, why is there this perception that there is ageism in the workplace? According to an […]

Too old to be hired?

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                  Many of us dream of retirement when we’re getting up at the crack of dawn, battling with other commuters to work, dealing with office politics, working long hours and carrying a heavy workload. When the time for retirement comes, it’s a welcome break after years of working, saving and […]