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Q. I can't really afford to go to seminars and job fairs because I'm out of work but I need help. I haven't looked for work for many years and I'm pretty desperate. Do you know of any free or inexpensive resources for "seasoned" (read: older) workers?

Ans. Bryant & Stratton College, pioneers in Internet Education, has been presenting   'Webinars' on line designed to help people like you. The next one is scheduled for noon to 1 p.m.EDT, Thursday, Sept. 16. Go to: www.gotomeeting.com/register/651626593   . This seminar should cover knowledge and skills you need to become better prepared for your current or future job.

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