Experts agree that the first thing to remember after losing your job is to take care of yourself physically and mentally. This means getting adequate sleep, maintaining your usual eating routine, staying physically active, and protecting your mental health in ...

Firms can try to displace older workers for a number of reasons. The company may need a reduction, so managers selectively select older employees whose experience and credentials deserve a higher salary than younger employees. Getting rid of older workers ...

Research shows that it is often more difficult for older workers to secure new jobs. A 2020 study by the National Bureau of Economic Research found that workers over 40 were only about half as likely to get a job ...