Sunday February 23, 2020

It can be just like starting over

Losing your job late in your career can be traumatic, but people must look at their strengths and have the confidence to find another one, writes Gareth Naughton.

26th February, 2012
John Hayden, managing director, Executive Mediation Solutions.

Being made redundant is a daunting prospect for anyone, but it is even worse when you are in the latter stages of your working life. The shock to the system can be enormous, but just because you have been laid off late in your career does not mean that your working life is prematurely over.

About one fifth of the live register is made up of people over the age of 45. Many in this...

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