AARP offers free skills workshops for all ages on branding and LinkedIn, as well as webinars on social media and staying competitive in the workplace. Fortunately, or unfortunately, when we hold a seminar on job-seeking skills and what the market is looking at now versus 20 to 30 years ago, we get a full house, said Nora Duncan , state director of AARP Connecticut. AARP will hold a virtual career fair on Sept. 20 and a job seeker skills builder event on Nov. 12. While the resources might help middle-aged jobless on the mechanics of modern job-hunting, its tough when opportunities are limited and an offer hinges on a successful job hunters pitch of career reinvention. A hiring manager will question, What do I pay this person? The person used to make $100,000 before, but I never paid more than $80,000 for the role. Its a tough thing to overcome for a person who has relevant skills but lacks specific industry knowledge, Lewis said. The risk?
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