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Looking for a New Job? Do You Have the Right Skills?
Written by Arleen Bradley on June 26, 2014 — Leave a Comment
You want a new job because your job no longer suits you for whatever reason. When you look at your marketability for a new position, one thing you look at is how current your skills are. When you have been in a job for a several years, you take for granted that what you know […]
Posted in career transitions, Job Search | Also tagged ed2go, Gcflearnfree, Khan Academy, new job, Teachucomp
Can an old dog learn new tricks?
Written by Arleen Bradley on September 9, 2013 — Leave a Comment
You bet an old dog can learn new tricks! Especially when it means getting a job. When the prize is job related, the motivation is high. Just ask any unemployed person over the age of 50. Although there are laws against age discrimination in the hiring process, we all know it happens. Job searchers […]
Posted in 50+ job search, age bias, age discrimination in job search, opencourseware, stay current | Also tagged learn new skills, over 50 job search