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Have you ever said to yourself ‘I’ve had enough, I’ve tried this many times and failed' or ‘I’ve used up all my chances' or 'I have nothing left' or 'I’m done’?Well, welcome to the human race.Anyone with a pulse would...
Self-care is about respecting yourself enough to invest the time consistently to learn how to replenish your whole being.Effective self-care strategies position you for sustainable and holistic health. We need to be tuned in and ready to learn about...
As with any bias it is both conscious and unconscious - be it age, gender, race, religion, sexuality, education, career background, industry sector, location, or appearance. But the crazy thing about ageism bias is that everyone will grow older. So...
The job search world has changed if you are 50 or over.Once upon a time you could buy the daily broadsheet newspaper (from the newsagent or paperboy…remember them?), go to the employment section, circle suitable jobs with your...
The year 1985 is remembered for Back to the Future with Michael J. Fox, the recording of We are the World and the launch of Neighbours. It’s also the year I created my first resume.If you are still using your...
If anyone knows how to pick himself up off the cubicle canvas it’s former Hollywood executive John Tarnoff.The author of new book Boomer Reinvention: How To Create Your Dream Career Over 50 admits he’s been fired 39 percent of...
Here’s a consoling thought to take to the weekend, or perhaps to fortify you on a Sunday night for the rocky week ahead – your mean boss is secretly miserable.A new study published by the Academy of Management Journal finds that...
My generation of women were expected to get married young, have children, be a housewife and mother, and stay at home forever.If you had a profession before marriage, people would make comments such as “that could be useful to...
Increasing life expectancy for the Australian population has resulted in many Australians remaining in the workforce for a longer period of time.A number of employees in their 50's are fortunate to enjoy high-incomes and have accumulated significant leave entitlements...
Steve Marshall, now 54, lost count of the number of CVs he fired off to potential employers during the nine months he was jobless after redundancy.A casualty of restructuring at the Brisbane council he worked at for eight years,...