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Carole Hyatt is a bestselling author, motivational speaker and an expert on career development. She now heads The Leadership Forum, which will be celebrating its eighteenth anniversary in February. Hyatt, who has taught leadership skills in many countries, has had a lifelong commitment to mentoring women. We asked her to share some career advice withThirdAge.com. (To learn more about Carole's work, visit www.carolehyatt.org.)
You are working with a lot of women in their 50s and 60s who have lost their jobs and still need or want to work. What advice do you give them?
I don't give advice. I look at skills a person has and how we can use those skills effectively and often in a new way. We all have so many skills and the key is to combine skill one with skill two and come up with a marketable skill three. In my own career, I had a background in children's theater and knewRead More »from How to Reinvent Yourself