Older job seekers come to us with real and perceived challenges that younger and midcareer job seekers do not have. As career coaches and resume writers, we have a unique opportunity to offer guidance and best practices to help them address these challenges and successfully prepare themselves for the job search process.
In this tip sheet you will uncover favorite tips on working with older job seekers from CDI members.
NEW: Now you can also download a version to give directly to your older job seekers!
This tip sheet has been updated for 2022 and covers older job seeker-specific tips on:
- resume development
- career selection
- job search
- overcoming age discrimination
The following CDI members each contributed to the original tip sheet as well:
- Robin Schlinger
- Debbi O’Reilly
- Judit Price
- Jeri Hird Dutcher
- Trish Thomas