7 Tips for Finding a Job After 50

Advice from career coaches and hiring managers.

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Focus on fields that welcome older workers. After age 50, you probably don't want a strenuous job that requires standing or repetitive motion all day. There are plenty of industries that welcome older workers, such as healthcare, higher education, and government positions—all industries that are also proving to be relatively recession resistant. Check out the 20 fastest-growing jobs for aging boomers.