I'm trying to get out of Security at 60yrs. what's available.

Could someone from Nashville TN give me some in put on this matter of aging out of the work force.

I understand this I am in security as well and have thought about it for the longest and the only reason I stay because it doesn't…

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Should I ask for a raise?

I hope this doesn't seem insensitive because I know most of you are searching for work. Believe me, I was in your shoes not so long ago and I remember the agony and heartache but I need opinions. I can't post to Facebook because I broke my own rules about not friending people at work. So...

I will start by saying that I really love the company I work for and my job, though it was not without some problems early on. I was hired for a position…

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I would go ahead and ask for a pay raise, especially if your co workers play on their phones all day and you are the only 1 doing…

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Not frustrated,just curious.

I've been seeking employment for a year and a half now.And I'm starting to wonder if being a senior (60)has anything to do with my not getting hired.I have a college degree in Health Science,a veteran with multiple skills,I go to interviews and get no courtesy calls,but I will not be denied I just drive on.

Hi Norman Tyson , Although Ageism is an unfortunate practice in today's employment community it's not always the determining…

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Confused

Why r these companies doing this? Iam scared to apply for this job in the school system. Iam 63 healthy & wanna work.

It might be a good case for limiting ones resume to around ten years. Give less detail in experience that doesn't pertain to the…

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age discrimination

I am well qualified for the vast majority of the positions that I apply for and I still don't get squat back i am 63 years old, I have applied for so many jobs I cant remember all of them, I am well qualified for almost all of the positions that I have applied for and I don't get squat back. what I get is good luck with your search , we have filled the position, Bull squat,

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Try a food pantry because the one I attended years ago mainly had; older workers and there were several workers employed.

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Does experience count anymore

In April of this year my position was eliminated due to down sizing and I have been focused everyday like I am going to work to find that next career opportunity. I have been in the Consumer Products Industry for over 30 years and have a lot of knowledge and expertise to bring either a small or medium sized company. In October I turned 60,but I am no where ready to retire. I have another 10 to 15 years of contributing to growing the business for…

Rick you probably have more and better experience than the whippersnappers interviewing you.

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Hans up !!!

I have applied for information receptionist along with childcare in daycare. I am 61, moved here from Indiana, have 4 grown children . My last job was information plus switchboard which I worked for 4 yrs and before that I worked at the same job for 23 yrs.

I am truly giving up looking for a job, no idea what is wrong with me !!!!

Simple Jobseeker

Upon reaching 60 years of my age I was let go for some fabricated issues after I came back from 2 weeks FMLA by the Company that I helped and worked for 9 long years. New management and HR don't care about anyone as long as they show off to the Company that they make their own re-organization and bring all their friends and acquaintances from their previous employers. 'Love to hear or see them experience the same predicament when the Company…

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I was fired from a company that I had worked for a couple years because of new management.i trained the person on our system then…

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Older job seekers

I am 67 years old, but have been working outside the home, off and on, for over 30 years. For the last five years, I have been both a counselor and a teacher at a private middle school in New Haven, CT., working with underserved children in New Haven. Because it was time for a change, I decided to look for a position involving Counseling and or Social Work, either full or part-time. I have raised four children, and now have three beautiful…

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Looking for a job

What can you do with a self employed person who reaches the age of 65 with talent and superior ethics?

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Either try to join a non profit organization or a start up company to get your foot in the door as a full time employee.

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Building yourself up

I am a cancer survivor pancreatic now it may be somewhere else. The medical bills wiped out my credit and trying to find a part time job at 64. Is very disapointing. My self esteem is low because no one has hired me. Being a retired police dispatcher of 25 years trained in so many fields.. As a animal lover have rescued and found homes for many animals, worked as housekeeper in a hospital over 6 years never had a problem getting a job till now…

Time for a go fund me page! Family should help.

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