Type of Content: News

Subtype: Report

Resource Title: The Hypocrisy of Hiring Managers

Publication Title: Next Avenue

Publish Date: July 29, 2021

Here’s the latest discouraging news for older job applicants: Hiring managers around the world have serious concerns about the abilities of people 45+ to learn new technologies and skills and to work with other generations, even though when they hire them, 87% of those employees perform as well, or better, than colleagues a decade younger.

The data comes from a recent troubling research report, “Meeting the World’s Midcareer Moment,” published by Generation, a global employment nonprofit.

The Hypocrisy of Hiring Managers