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The job search process is frightening for many older job seekers (age 50 and older) and is a stressful time that causes anxiety for many.  Job seekers age 50 and older have endured negative experiences with ageism (age discrimination) while searching for new employment. Older job seekers describe feeling discouraged, defeated, vulnerable, depressed, insecure, financially […]

Many companies use LinkedIn to recruit candidates for open and soon-to-be open positions.  The main reason companies use LinkedIn is to find high-quality candidates and review their employment background before making contact.  Companies search LinkedIn’s database to find candidates with pertinent skills and experience, allowing recruiters to hunt, not be the hunted.