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Russell Library Job Group

Russell Library presents weekly opportunities to network with other job seekers, as well as receive the advice of professionals.  Expert guest speakers focus on the job market and provide industry information.
 
Speakers will present from 10:30 - 11:30 AM
 
Guest Speaker: Fran Trelease
 
Fran Trelease is the owner of Boomer Den, LLC., a company that helps boomer-age adults re-invent their careers through internships. 

As recently as last year, an AARP study found that “nearly 2 in every 3 workers had either seen or experienced age discrimination in the workplace.” It’s a sobering statistic; but it doesn’t have to represent everyone’s story.  More Americans 50 and older are realizing they have more options than to “hope” they don’t get downsized as their years at a company accrue. We can carve our own paths. The time for career reinvention has come.  And while it’s not always easy, the rewards far outweigh the risks. 

To learn more about internship opportunities through Boomer Den, visit www.boomerden.com

Interested in starting your own business?  Find expert advice and resources at www.aarp.org/startabusiness.

Check out www.aarp.org/workresources to help you start a business or use your experience to find a job you may like. The site offers expert information to help you update your resumé, expand your network, and enhance your interview skills.  AARP’s job search tool, powered by Indeed.com, let’s you search thousands of job listings.

AARP’s Life Reimagined for Work provides career advice, networking opportunities and helps connect job seekers to companies that have signed a pledge stating they value experienced workers and are committed to hiring them.

 
 
Date:
Thursday, February 20, 2020 Show more dates
Time:
10:00am - 12:00pm
Location:
Hubbard Room
Categories:
  Career & Business  

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