Job Hunters Over 40: Time to get past the long, cold winter of discontent

Job Hunters Over 40:  Time to get past the long, cold winter of discontent

Job Hunters: How to Spring Forward, Make Rain Happen! As we hope and wait for a reasonable weather pattern that actually looks as if it somehow reflects the fact that it’s March, many over-40 executives in transition between jobs, or those who are employed but job-hunting, have been feeling more overwhelmed, discouraged and listless than…

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Taking Care of Business – 21st Century Style

Taking Care of Business – 21st Century Style

Following are some keen gleanings, amusing musings, and plain common sense for women over 40 who get a lot done – with and for other people, taking care of themselves, their teams and their businesses.  These are culled from workshops I’ve run recently for professionals…

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Over 40 and Between a Rock and a Hard Place? Maybe Your Transition Ambition Needs More Marketing Ignition!

Over 40 and Between a Rock and a Hard Place?   Maybe Your Transition Ambition Needs More Marketing Ignition!

Many executives in transition between jobs, or those who are employed but job-hunting, feel overwhelmed, discouraged and listless, to the point where procrastination becomes the rule and not the exception.  If this sounds too familiar to you, here are 12 thought-starters to ignite your might…

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“The Takeaway” Radio Interview: Shunning Retirement for Startups

“Shunning Retirement for Start Ups,” Monday, January 20, 2014 LISTEN to The Takeaway Interview: Check out the interview I did today on The Takeaway Radio Show. “Older Americans are increasingly…

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“The rise of older women as ‘encore entrepreneurs’ ” By Jane O’Brien BBC, Washington

“The rise of older women as ‘encore entrepreneurs’ ” By Jane O’Brien BBC, Washington

I am thrilled to have been interviewed by the BBC! “A growing number of women aged over 50 are setting up their own businesses. Jane O’Brien reports on the rise…

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Education and Professional Development Options Over 40: Several Courses of Action to Consider!

Education and Professional Development Options Over 40:  Several Courses of Action to Consider!

In my business consulting work and the workshops I produce for executives in transition, the most-asked question I hear is should I go back to school and if so, should…

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$1,750 or $175,000-Plus – Questions to consider for your own reinvention in 2014

$1,750 or $175,000-Plus – Questions to consider for your own reinvention in 2014

As so many of us think about new year’s resolutions to make, many professionals over 40 consider going back to school to get professional training or expand areas of their…

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Job-hunting over 40? FLEX YOUR SPECS! There are more ways IN than you think!

Job-hunting over 40?  FLEX YOUR SPECS!  There are more ways IN than you think!

Ran around a lot the past few months – New York City, northern New Jersey, Vermont and Washington, D.C., as I led a rewarding series of workshops for executives in…

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Turning Points & Touch Points: A Workshop for Mid-Career Women – 90 days in 90 minutes

Turning Points & Touch Points: A Workshop for Mid-Career Women – 90 days in 90 minutes

On October 24th, I conducted a workshop for the members of the New York Women in Communications community. NYWICI represents women who work in the media industries:  publishing, advertising, PR,…

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Are You Suffering from Deadline Dandruff? Here’s How to MAKE SOME HEADWAY!

Are You Suffering from Deadline Dandruff? Here’s How to MAKE SOME HEADWAY!

Are you procrastinating?  Most over-40 women are juggling multiple roles and responsibilities, and often fear or resist tackling something out of their comfort zone.  The reason, subconscious or otherwise, is…

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Power Station: Dare to Rewire, Reboot and Resurge!

Power Station: Dare to Rewire, Reboot and Resurge!

If that’s your urge, then take time, take stock and take care. Then, take action. Are you energized about learning and doing something new and exciting with every coming year…

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Seeds of Doubt Lead to Seeds of Promise: Positive Stress Leads to Success

Seeds of Doubt Lead to Seeds of Promise: Positive Stress Leads to Success

If you happen to be job-hunting over the age of 40, after many years of being firmly entrenched in the same company, industry or location, you’re probably feeling that is…

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About Liz Weinmann & The DARE Force

Elizabeth (Liz) DiMarco Weinmann is the Founder and CEO of The DARE-Force Corporation, an educational resource company providing online and on-site training, consulting, and resources for visionary, intelligent, motivated over-40 women who want to pursue new ventures – in their careers, lifestyles, and communities.

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