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Over 50? These 9 Sites Can Get You Started on a New Career




Thought you were done with work only to discover you're bored? Are you still working but ready to quit the job you've got? Then get another one. A new AARP study, released May 2009, reveals that 91% of workers over 50 who changed careers report high job satisfaction. Statistically, that's off the charts!

What's it like to LOVE what you do? These readers we profiled share how they found their dream jobs and describe life with an encore career. See what you're missing.

When it comes to choosing a second act seek what's fun, engaging and rewarding. You'll not only be making money, but enriching your life. And we've got nine web sites to get you started.

RESOURCES FOR YOUR SECOND CAREER

Bridgestar.org
An executive search firm for the nonprofit sector.

DinosaurExchange.com
A job site for senior executives with an international focus.

Encore.org a non-profit that has a free career finder and networking section.

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RetiredBrains.com
Links to jobs as well as volunteer opportunities at charities and nonprofit organizations.

RetirementJobs.com
Job listings in multiple categories for workers who are 50-plus.

Senior4Hire.org
Search for hourly jobs by zip code.

SeniorCorps.org
Connects people age 55 and older with community-service projects.

Workforce50.com
Job-hunting tips and job postings for workers who are older than 50.

YourEncore.com
A network of retired and veteran scientists and engineers who work for clients on a project basis.

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