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Monday, February 1 • 13:45 - 14:15
(On-demand session released) Advancing Older Workers: Career Engagement and Adaptability – 45 minutes

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Career planning for older clients has become a contemporary issue many career practitioners now encounter and highlights the importance of understanding the motivation of this cohort to engage (or re-engage) in the workforce and supporting them in adapting to a rapidly changing world of work. The aim of this presentation is to contribute research and recommendations that advocates this.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Promoting policy and professional practice conversations about older worker value
  • Career development interventions encouraging older workers to be active players
  • Supporting mature clients in preparing and adapting to workforce

Speakers | Conférenciers
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Jennifer Luke

Careers Educator & Researcher, University of Southern Queensland - Australian Collaboratory for Career Employability & Learning for Living (ACCELL)
Jennifer Luke is a doctoral candidate with the Australian Collaboratory for Career, Employability and Learning for Living (ACCELL) at the University of Southern Queensland (USQ) and also a careers educator. Current research focuses on career development for mature workers.

Monday February 1, 2021 13:45 - 14:15 EST