Applicant Resources

Articles for Job Seekers

Overcoming Stereotypes as an Older Job Seeker (U.S. News, 2018)

Job Search Strategies for Older Workers (The Balance, 2018)

Resume tips for older workers with skills to spare (Monster)

The Problem with Job Boards for Older Job Seekers (Next Avenue, 2017)

6 Ways You Can Overcome Age Discrimination During the Job Search (TopResume)

Career Advice: 4 tips for older job seekers (USA Today, 2017)

9 Essential Tips for Older Job Seekers Looking For Their Next Awesome Opportunity (The Muse)

Good news and tips for getting a job if you’re an older worker (Career One Stop)

Training Resources

AARP offers In-Person and Online Training.

While we are highlighting the locations where NOWCC has a field office, AARP does offer In-Person training at different locations in all 50 states.

Washington, DC Area (click on location to register)

Master Your Online Job Search: Washington, D.C.

DC Public Library Tenley-Friendship Library Branch

September 17, 2019 at 11:00am – 12:30pm ET

Perfect your Networking & Interview Skills: Washington, D.C.

DC Public Library Tenley-Friendship Library Branch

September 17, 2019 at 1:00pm – 2:30pm ET

Dallas, TX (click on location to register)

Master Your Online Job Search: McKinney

McKinney Performing Arts Center (MPAC)

August 8, 2019 at 11:30am – 1:00pm CT

Perfect Your Newtworking & Interview Skills: McKinney

McKinney Performing Arts Center (MPAC)

August 8, 2019 at 1:30pm – 3:00pm CT

Denver, CO (click on location to register)

Master Your Online Job Search: Aurora

Aurora Public Library – Central Branch

September 11, 2019 at 1:30pm – 3:00pm MT

Perfect Your Networking & Interview Skills: Aurora

Aurora Public Library – Central Branch

September 11, 2019 at 3:30pm – 5:00pm MT

Information

Certified Age Friendly Employers from Retirement Jobs

Employers with Innovative Practices from the Center on Aging & Work at Boston College

50 Plus Magazine

America’s Elderly Are Twice as Likely to Work Now Than in 1985 (MSN, 2019)

Job Sites for Older Applicants

National Association for Hispanic Elderly (NAHE)                                                 Senior Job Bank

National Asian Pacific Center on Aging (NAPCA)                                                    Workforce 50

National Caucus and Center on Black Aged, Inc. (NCBA)                                      Retirement Jobs

Senior Service America, Inc. (SSAI)                                                                            Retired Brain

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