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)

No events scheduled right now.


Dallas, TX (click on location to register)

Sharpen Your Networking & Interview Skills:  Irving

August 23, 2018 at 11:30am – 1:00pm CT

Job Search in the Digital Age: Irving

August 23, 2018 at 2:00m – 3:30pm CT



Denver, CO (click on location to register)

Job Search in the Digital Age: Westminster Swim & Fitness Center

September 18, 2018 at 3pm – 4:30 MT

Sharpen Your Networking & Interview Skills: Westminster Swim & Fitness Center

September 18, 2018 at 5:30pm – 7pm MT



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