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How to write a standout career summary

Priyanka Gothi

February, 20 2019,6:56 AM
Does your career summary introduce you as the best candidate? Here’s how to write one that sets you apart. Hiring managers are a busy breed. Every single job post attracts hundreds of resumes. So here's what happens - they can't and most often don't read all of your resume or pr...
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Here's the story behind our new name!

Priyanka Gothi

February, 19 2019,10:15 AM
Retired Not Out launched in June 2017 as an online platform for companies to hire, train and engage seasoned professionals. When I began developing the concept, the idea was to help my mum find employment after 35 years of working as a teacher. But since then, it has become much lar...
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How to engage with younger colleagues

Jeep Chang

January, 24 2019,06:00 AM
Working in multi-generational teams is a reality, so much so that organisations today have upto 4 generations working at the same time. As an older employee, there is additional pressure on you to be relatable, relevant and accessible by your younger colleagues. Here are some tips that can make it e...
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Top 5 networking tips for experienced professionals

Jeep Chang

January, 24 2019,05:49 AM
No matter what age you are, building a wide connection of networks will always be useful in the future. Although some people might just focus on the numbers of connections they have, it is more important to build a long-term relationship with others rather than collecting more business cards. Below...
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Most commonly asked questions to older candidates

Jeep Chang

January, 24 2019,05:39 AM
The interview has always been the hardest part for job seekers, especially seasoned professionals who know that they have loads of experience yet will be faced by ageist comments and discrimination. The best way to go about it, is to be prepared and alleviate any concerns about ability, qualifi...
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