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AARP and PAA host 8th annual job fair focusing on older workers

AARP and PAA host 8th annual job fair focusing on older workers

Twenty local companies that value the experience of older workers will participate in a job fair in Williamsburg on October 5.

The Peninsula Agency on Aging and AARP Virginia present the 8th Annual Job Fair in Williamsburg on Thursday, October 5 from 2 - 4:30 pm at the Historic Triangle Messmer Community Service Center, 312 Waller Mill Road.

A 2015 AARP study confirmed that workers 50 and older are a critical component of a high-performance business. Key findings of the study include:

• The number of Americans age 50+ who are working or looking for work has grown significantly over the past decade, and is expected to continue to increase. In fact, 35% of U.S. labor...

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