Type of Content: News

Subtype: Website Post

Resource Title: How the Coronavirus Punishes Many Older Workers

Publication Title: Next Avenue

Publish Date: April 14, 2020

Ageism and age discrimination remain real and widespread. The belief that older workers aren’t tech savvy is ingrained in employers, causing a barrier for the new world of telework. What’s more, hiring managers may steer clear of older job candidates, fearful that they may be more susceptible to the coronavirus.

How the Coronavirus Punishes Many Older Workers