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Getting Hired Without a Resume or a Job Interview


“Open hiring” is now possible at some employers and can be helpful for certain 50+ applicants

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It Takes a Village to Help People Working in Retirement


It may take a village to raise a child, but it may also take a village to help older people figure out whether and how to work in retirement.

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Reimagining the Retirement Transition Journey: How Employees and Employers Are Enhancing Traditional Paradigms


How will I sustain my income in retirement? Do I want to leave the workforce altogether? How does my value proposition as an employee evolve as I get older?

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Global Report on Ageism


The Global Report on Ageism outlines a framework for action to reduce ageism including specific recommendations for different actors (e.g. government, UN agencies, civil society organizations, private sector). It brings together the best available evidence on the nature and magnitude of ageism, its determinants and its impact. It outlines what strategies work to prevent and counter ageism, identifies gaps and proposes future lines of research to improve our understanding of ageism.  

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April 1, 2021

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Why Now Is The Time To Press Leaders For Age Equity


The process of analyzing for racial inequities should be used to identify and eliminate obstacles that impact any dimension of diversity, including age.

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Where the Jobs Are, and Where They’ll Be


The pandemic has made some fields hotter, others colder and raised the risk of job loss due to automation

March 27, 2021

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Career Coach: Preventing Age Discrimination


Through this pandemic, the CBS 2 career coach is giving advice about looking for and landing a job, as we continue Working For Chicago.

March 22, 2021

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Pandemic’s Toll – Older Workers and Economic Insecurity: What Should Congress Do?


The panelists, along with the moderator, Ken Stern, Chair of the Longevity Project, will explore the need for policy change to answer the demand for expanded training programs for older adults and how Congress will be instrumental in developing private and public partnerships to support older workers.

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March 17, 2021

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