Career Prep: Too Old, or Too Arrogant?
Job search takes practice – just like studying for the SAT. That’s why we came up with daily Career Prep questions to help you “study” for your job search! Here’s today’s question: Gwen is 55. She lost her job 11 months ago. She is convinced that in spite of looking good for her age, she is being discriminated against. She’s been on four interviews. All of them were with managers who were younger than her. “These kids took one look at me and I knew they didn't plan on hiring me," she said. "It was clear they were threatened by my experience.” [poll id="62"] Image Credit: Shutterstock
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Woman asks for a raise

Maybe you like your job, but you’re just not where you want to be financially. What do you do? Apply for a position with a different company? Or approach your boss and ask for a salary increase?

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