ERIC Number: ED232043
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: N/A
Second Career Opportunities for Older Persons.
Institute of Lifetime Learning, Washington, DC.
This pamphlet describes some of the employment opportunities available to older adults and discusses procedures for obtaining the training for, and actually beginning, a second career. Covered in the individual sections of the brochure are the following topics: characteristics and attitudes of older workers, long-range planning, employment services, conducting a job survey, preparing a resume, attending a job interview, job interview followup activities, small businesses, franchise businesses, retraining, and correspondence courses. An annotated list of career planning and job development resource materials concludes the pamphlet. (MN)
Descriptors: Aging (Individuals), Annotated Bibliographies, Career Change, Career Planning, Correspondence Study, Employment Interviews, Employment Opportunities, Employment Services, Guidelines, Individual Characteristics, Job Search Methods, Lifelong Learning, Long Range Planning, Midlife Transitions, Older Adults, Older Workers, Program Descriptions, Retirement, Retraining, Small Businesses
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Institute of Lifetime Learning, Washington, DC.