14.5 million Americans are out of work due to the worst recession since the Great Depression. All age groups are feeling the pain of the recession, but for 44-55 year olds, it's even harder. Beth Kobliner
, Takeaway work-life Contributor and author of the bestseller, "Get a Financial Life" talks to us, along with Susan Price
, who is 49, unemployed and looking for work.
I tried to remove some of the age indicators from my resume...I definitely updated my resume to reflect the newness of the MBA and tried to play down some of the other dates.
—Susan Price, 49 year old laid-off professional trying to find a job