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50+ in ATX Job Fair – Cedar Park

Central Texas has one of the nation’s fastest-growing populations of older adults. And many of these newcomers are looking for work. AustinUP is hosting a series of job fairs in 2019 to match available job opportunities with workers who are 50+.

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AustinUP 50+ in ATX Job Fair – Sunset Valley

The Austin area has long been one of the fastest-growing metropolitan areas in the country. What most people don’t know is that while our overall population grew nearly 40% between 2000 and 2010, the number of us over the age

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Livability for Longevity Symposium

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This is a free event hosted by AustinUP and the LBJ School of Public Affairs to explore projects and policies designed to serve the current and future needs of older adults in our community, including elements of the Age-friendly Austin Action Plan related to affordable housing, healthcare, workforce development and more. Space is limited!

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AustinUP 50+ in ATX Job Fair

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AustinUP, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, is planning four job fairs in 2018 to match available job opportunities with workers who are 50+. The events will be held in four different locations to help potential employees connect with employers located in or close to their neighborhoods. Admission is free for attendees and $50 for employers (exhibitors). By creating these job fair opportunities, AustinUP is working to enlighten business leaders and human resource directors about the strengths of older adults in the workplace, as well as the value of a multigenerational workforce.

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