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Getting the job you want after 50 for dummies /

by Hannon, Kerry [author.]; AARP (Organization).
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: --For dummies: Publisher: Hoboken, NJ : John Wiley & Sons, Inc., [2015]Description: xiv, 335 pages ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9781119022848; 1119022843.Title notes: $22.99 9-2015 (db)Subject(s): Job hunting -- United States | Older people -- Employment -- United States | Middle-aged persons -- Employment -- United States | Baby boom generation -- Employment -- United StatesSummary: Provides readers over the age of fifty with helpful tips and techniques for updating their resumes, performing well on job interviews, and landing a job in a field or in an area that they are passionate about.
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

<p> Your guide to navigating today's workplace and snagging that perfect job </p> <p>Whether you're searching for a new job by choice or necessity, consider this book your life raft. You'll find all the resources you need to job-hunt--from building an online presence and revitalizing your résumé to negotiating a salary and landing that job!</p> The power of people -- harness the power of the people you know -- friends and family, former colleagues, social media contacts, and more -- to network your way to your next job Mirror, mirror on the wall -- rehab your résumé and cover letter, build a positive online presence, acquire social media street smarts, and market yourself on LinkedIn Hang your own shingle -- join the growing ranks of the self-employed with advice on launching your own business, working as a freelancer, turning a hobby into a profit, and cashing in on your natural gifts Scope it out -- discover which jobs are in demand and expected to grow, what they pay, and whether you're qualified

$22.99 9-2015 (db)

"AARP"--Cover.

Includes index.

Provides readers over the age of fifty with helpful tips and techniques for updating their resumes, performing well on job interviews, and landing a job in a field or in an area that they are passionate about.

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