Applicant Resources

Articles for Job Seekers

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)

Job Search in the Digital Age: Alexandria Library James M. Duncan Library

June 8, 2018 at 11:30am – 1pm ET

Sharpen Your Networking & Interview Skills: Alexandria Library James M. Duncan Library

June 8, 2018 at 2pm – 3:30pm ET

Job Search in the Digital Age: Montgomery County Libraries Olney Branch

June 14, 2018 at 11am – 12:30pm ET

Sharpen Your Networking & Interview Skills: Montgomery County Libraries Olney Branch

June 14, 2018 at 1:30pm – 3pm ET

Job Search in the Digital Age: DC Public Library Georgetown Neighborhood Library

June 18, 2018 at 11am – 12:30pm ET

Sharpen Your Networking & Interview Skills: DC Public Library Georgetown Neighborhood Library

June 14, 2018 at 1:30pm – 3pm ET

 

Dallas, TX (click on location to register)

Job Search in the Digital Age: Courtyard Dallas Central Expressway

June 15, 2018 at 11:30am – 1pm CT

Sharpen Your Networking & Interview Skills:  Courtyard Dallas Central Expressway

June 15, 2018 at 2pm – 3:30pm CT

 

Denver, CO (click on location to register)

Job Search in the Digital Age: Englewood Public Library

May 17, 2018 at 1pm – 2:30 MT

Sharpen Your Networking & Interview Skills: Englewood Public Library

May 17, 2018 at 3:30pm – 5pm 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

 

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

Encore