I’m too old to get a different job

I'm too old to get a different job

Episode #603 March 16, 20, 2018

Do you feel like you’re too old to make new things happen? Here are some tips and resources to make your stability and maturity a plus in your job search.

Hi this is Dan Miller – and yes you’re listening to the 48 Days Radio show – where each week we take 48 minutes to dive into real life questions about finding your passion, deciding what kind of life you want to live – and then finding or creating work that allows you to show up every day, excited to be able to do something that is meaningful, fulfilling – and profitable.  This is where normal, indecision and ambiguity come to die.  Welcome to the 48 Days Radio Show.

Questions:

1. I am in a job that is being phased out, and I am too old to get a different job. I have a lot of debt with no retirement and my marriage is falling apart. 

2.  How do I get companies to stop looking at my past work experience?  

3.  How would you go about approaching an intro/cover letter and pitch to a company in an industry that demands results and in which you have no experience? 

4.  How can I apply for a job in another city without moving there first?

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Quotation:

“You are never too old to set a new goal or dream a new dream.” C.S Lewis Click To Tweet


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Recommended Resources:

Over The Hill But Not The Cliff: 5 Strategies for 50+ Job Seekers to Push Past Ageism and Find a Job in the Loyalty-Free Workplace (The Perpetual Paycheck) Paperback – by Lori B. Rassas 

Getting the Job You Want After 50 For Dummies Paperback by Kerry Hannon 

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