Article by Jenny Garrett
As a woman over fifty, you may find the idea of seeking a new job terrifying, exhilarating or a combination of both. The likelihood is that you will be the primary or sole earner in your home and not working won’t be an option for you, so there is no avoiding it.
Before you launch straight into your job hunt, consider your life situation, this will affect the type of role you go for. Take a holistic approach, considering what work can provide and what the right life balance would look like for you.
Here are three women’s stories, and some incisive questions which prompted them to take new perspectives on their job-hunt, and might just do the same for you.
1. The Juggler
Rose had a series of senior...