Back in the job market for an executive role? You may have encountered (or wondered about) potential age discrimination when putting yourself “out there” for an executive job search. If you find yourself experiencing rejection in your job applications, the possibility...
Every week, I get requests for résumé reviews from candidates who can’t figure out what is holding them back from landing interviews. In many cases, these job hunters are inadvertently highlighting their age on the résumé—all while hoping that employers will focus on...
You might be aware that age discrimination in the job search has increasingly become evident, but what can you do to combat it when writing a resume? In my practice, I usually find that professionals encountering age bias are also encouraging it by providing...
This Forbes article on The ‘Young Boss, Older Employee’ Dilemma presents some interesting points on managing this situation, from both the management and worker standpoints. The author, Tara Weiss, notes that while this issue has always been at play in the...
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