10 Things I Am Packing in My #SHRM18 Conference Bag

Shannon Tipton over at Learning Rebels did a great post titled, “What’s in My Conference Bag? ATD ICE 2018”. It’s a nice reminder to help you plan your conference strategy. Since the next big event I’m attending is the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) Annual Conference, I thought I’d […]

BoomerJobTips Update – Battling Age Discrimination – Young and Old

BoomerJobTips Update Welcome to the BoomerJobTips Update and the central point to get current career information for the Baby Boomer Generation! This week’s popular post is Battling Age Discrimination – Young and Old. Learn how to utilize your skills and experience to avoid being discriminated against. Definitely a good read!  Most Popular  Battling […]

List Awards, Honors, and Accomplishments on Your Resume (Examples)

Today’s job market is highly competitive, especially for those who are just graduating from school. They often find themselves up against rival applicants with far more actual work experience. Unfortunately, they typically need to rely on their resumes to separate […] The post List Awards, Honors, and Accomplishments on Your […]

This Is How to Build Your Professional Network From Your Phone

You don’t have to be an introvert to dread networking events. Initiating conversations with total strangers can feel a bit like going on a blind date — the results could be magical, or painfully awkward. Though networking in person doesn’t have to be a nightmare, it can still be difficult […]

Three Women Who Have Made Major Career Strides After 30

These three women have made major career strides after 30.  They’re crushing stereotypes in life and in their careers and showing the fashion world that age really is nothing but a number. Society tells us that women by the time they hit 30 should be married with kids, and stable in […]

2 Simple Ways to Persuade Hiring Managers to Hire You

  Most job seekers make the mistake of telling prospective employers what they want in a job. And trust me, this is a mistake. Most job seekers make these two job offer killing errors: (1) They tell employers what they want in a new job. (2) They pontificate about everything […]

Infographic: The Impact Education Has On Income

Getting a good education is important to not only get the career you desire, but to move forward in life and achieve success. Education develops confidence and helps in the formation of a person’s personality. What we learn, through both good and bad education, determines the kind of people we will […]