Want To Stay Employable? Stay Relevant. [Sharing My Journey]

Gen 2 Gen Chat

Boomers: Do you want or need to stay in the job market a while longer?  Whether you plan to work full-time, part-time, free-lance, or have other workplace related goals, staying relevant is the key to being competitive with Millennials.

No matter the industry, workers can demonstrate their value by staying up-to-date on relevant advances, not only in technology, but in business trends, current events, and the competitive landscape.  Volunteering, taking classes and attending seminars are great ways to keep skills fresh and expand your network at the same time.

I left my corporate job after thirty years, following a devastating personal tragedy. Fortunately I was old enough to leave the company in retirement status, allowing me more flexibility with regard to my next career move.  After a year or so of trying to figure out how to be “normal” enough to work again, I had to decide what I wanted…

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