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AARP Interview Tips for Job Seekers Over 50

By Susan P. Joyce

These are great tips for job seekers over 50 – how to handle some of the tough questions that can come up in your job interviews. And just 5 1/2 minutes long. Thank you, AARP!

The best infomation in this video what the two people are saying, so be sure to turn up the sound on your computer so you can hear the dialog easily.


This video focuses on how to help the interviewer see past your age.

GREAT information in a short video, including a great answer to the dreaded "over-qualified" question plus how to handle the issue of being unemployed for a while.

Learn more about job interviews in Job-Hunt's Guide to Successful Job Interviewing.

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About the author...

Online job search expert Susan P. Joyce has been observing the online job search world and teaching online job search skills since 1995. A veteran of the United States Marine Corps and a recent Visiting Scholar at the MIT Sloan School of Management, Susan is a two-time layoff “graduate” who has worked in human resources at Harvard University and in a compensation consulting firm. Since 1998, Susan has been editor and publisher of Follow Susan on Twitter at @jobhuntorg and on Facebook, LinkedIn, and Google+.

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