The Age Strong Workshop and Job Fair series CONTINUES this Saturday!

Workshop: An Overview of Employment Opportunities for the Older Worker: Saturday, Sept 14th 10:00am - 2:00pm (Already held.)
Workshop: Skills Building: Saturday, Oct 5th 10:00am - 2:00pm
Job Fair: Saturday, Oct 19th 10:00am - 2:00pm

If you haven’t already, be sure to register HERE so you have the chance to attend the last workshop and meet with some excellent companies at the... see more

Hi my name is Gloria Middleton and I am very intrigued with the job fair for age strong but unfortunately I can not... see more

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If you think you nailed that interview or the recruiter said, Keep in touch, don't just sit and wait for the phone to ring with a job offer. Instead, be proactive. There are things you should do after a job interview that can increase the odds of getting a second interview or landing a job offer.

Learn the best way to follow up after a job interview. Following-up after a job interview is one of the smartest things you can do to help get you... see more

Thank you for this video. I was always unsure of following up after the interview. I appreciate you’re ideas and... see more

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Don’t emphasize your length of experience, emphasize your capabilities!

Highlight the accomplishments you’ve achieved over the years and demonstrate your worth. Be sure to show genuine excitement about the work that you do. Instead of discussing how many years you’ve been in the field, say something like this:

This is my sweet spot! I’m thrilled about the potential of being able to bring my skills to the team! I love working within a dynamic... see more

Drawing the focus away from age is so very important! Employers should be focused on your skills and fit for the... see more

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No, no, I’m not asking you to break out the crop top and start using the latest tween lingo. But I AM encouraging you to stay up to date on current trends and technology! :)

It’s no secret that companies who have greater diversity in their employees evolve more rapidly and successfully. However, age discrimination (or ageism) is a real hardship that many of those in the workforce struggle with.

Show them you’re just as knowledgeable as any... see more

You're so right, Elyssa Duncan - one of the most important things when looking for a job is to have all of your... see more

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One of the most common questions asked during an interview or a job fair is…

Can you tell me about yourself?

Other variations could include...
-Why should we hire you?
-Why do you want to work here?
-What is it about us that makes you want to work here?

Answer these 5 questions to help you plan what to say and impress employers!

1- What are the three strongest reasons I am a great fit for this job?

2- What are some positive things I can say... see more

thank you for sharing this...going to work on answering those questions.

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We are so excited to announce that the
Age Strong job fair is coming up on Saturday, October 19th!

Participating employers include:

The Census
Student Watchers
The Post Office
KNF&T
Operation ABLE
Boston Medical Center
Pine Street Inn
Seniors Helping Seniors
Central Boston Elder Services
GBLS
Office of Workforce Development
Rewarding Work

...and more!

Have questions? Please ask, we are happy to help!

Hi i need to know if there are openings for this company in Hawthorne Ca

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Hi, @ToddClark! Try searching for jobs in Hawthorne, CA right here on Jobcase by using this link: https://www.jobca... see more

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MassHire Downtown Boston invites you to the Food Service Job Fair on Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019!

The Food Service industry in Boston is rapidly growing and looking to hire for various roles across multiple departments. This event is a great opportunity to get your foot in the door or to take your next step towards your next job in the food service industry.

Participating Employers include:

  • ABM Industries
  • Air Ventures (representing Lucca... see more
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I wish this wasn’t during a school day.....

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36 employers with good-paying jobs have already committed to participating in this fair. 500+ JOBS WILL BE UP TO GRAB! register today and/or PLEASE share the word to help connect a job seeker with an employer http://bit.ly/31Y4v2t

US Census is recruiting canvasser $25/hr. They are also looking for Office Clerk, Office Supervisor, Recruiting Assistant, and Field Supervisor. At the job fair, there will be computers available for attendees to... see more

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Hey Winston Pierre , I'm going and dragging everyone I come in contact with along the way. This is a Fantastic... see more

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If you are attending the Age Strong Workshop and Job Fair or others in the near future make sure to check out THESE awesome tips in this short video .

It was made just for you by Jobcase! : )

Have questions? Please ask, we are here to help!

Hey I'm from Boston!!! Bday Masshole in the house!!++

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The Age Strong Workshop and Job Fair series begins this Saturday!

Workshop: An Overview of Employment Opportunities for the Older Worker: Saturday, Sept 14th 10:00am - 2:00pm
Workshop: Skills Building: Saturday, Oct 5th 10:00am - 2:00pm
Job Fair: Saturday, Oct 19th 10:00am - 2:00pm

If you haven’t already, be sure to register HERE so you have the chance to attend workshops and meet with some excellent companies. Full company list coming soon!

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Thanks so much for posting this reminder Ashley Wilson !

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Sometimes it’s hard to know what to do in an interview if you think you may be profiled due to your age. Michelle however, has some uncommon advice that she thinks may help you get beyond that first interview.

Michelle writes:

When your age comes up, and you have all of this education and experience behind you, every job you apply for gets turned down…Here is what I've done, and it works in getting more interviews. Explain that at your age,... see more

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THANK YOU,,,,,,,,,,,,Michelle thank is a great,I do agree.with her advice.

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