How long of a resume gap is too long?

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How long of a resume gap is too long?

The answer may surprise you. Employers are rushing to interview applicants with rsum gaps as long as two years, according to a recent study of more than 36,000 applications by the rsum-writing service ResumeGo. That’s a marked change from a decade ago, when a career break as short as six months could be deadly.

Is 50 too old for a career change?

Is it too late to change careers after 50? It’s never too late. If anything, it’s a good time for the over 50s to change career. The government is embracing the skills and economic potential of the older generation and actively supports training programmes and apprenticeships for the over-50s[5].

What job can I do at 55?

Administrative Services Manager. Administrative services managers coordinate and manage the supportive services of a company. Bus Driver. Bus drivers transport people to and from locations. High School Teacher. Innkeeper. Medical Information Technician. Occupational Therapist. Personal Financial Advisor. Real Estate Agent.