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When it comes to landing a job, you can’t just be a little better than the competition — you have to stand out from the crowd! Our interactive webinar Beat the Competition, Stand Out from the Crowd & Land Your Next Job, will help you learn dynamic ways to write cover letters and resumes that get noticed. Plus, learn how you can make an impression that helps you move from job seeker to employee. Get the details here. [Photo credit: …

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By AARP Indiana State President Joe Everett Since we’ve been dubbed “the most important primary” by The New York Times, we expect the presidential candidates to treat us like such.  And, that entails telling us their plans to make Social Security financially sound for the long term. To their credit and that of my fellow hard-working AARP volunteers across the country, all but one of the candidates have unveiled some sort of plan regarding Social Security, but the details are …

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Are you a family caregiver running on an empty tank? Don’t miss our interactive webinar that will help you learn how to take care of yourself as you care for a loved one. We’ll share practical advice and firsthand experience on how you can balance your physical, mental and emotional health! Register now for details. [Photo credit: i-stock.com/Cathy Yeulet]

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You’re Invited to Our Virtual Viewing Party: Staying Competitive with Work & Jobs! Register and watch our online lessons on your computer or mobile device. As a thank you, everyone who registers will receive a free stainless steel travel mug! Watch the videos – which will teach you how to use Twitter, LinkedIn, Blogs, YouTube and more to stay competitive in the job market.  You can take a short quiz for a chance to win our grand prize – a $250 …

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Gain the peace of mind that comes from financial planning by attending AARP events May 5 in Fort Wayne or May 19 in Indianapolis. Take Charge of Your Financial Future features presentations by a local elder law attorney and certified financial planner. AARP presenters will give updates on Social Security and advocacy to help more workers save for retirement. “More than 1 million Hoosiers don’t have access to a retirement savings plan through their employer,” said Sarah Waddle, AARP interim …

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That doesn’t mean this short session wasn’t an eventful one!   And, it certainly didn’t mean our work ended once the Hoosier Employee Retirement Options bill, or HERO, did not receive the legislative action it deserved. Here are some highlights of the recently-concluded session that touch upon our continued work on health and financial security issues: Passage of a bill that expands access to telemedicine services.  We testified in support of House Bill 1263 because AARP believes that telemedicine holds the promise of …

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We know you have accomplished so much throughout your life. And, we cannot wait to see what’s next! That is why AARP Indiana wants to continue the journey with you while you take the next steps to build on a purposeful and fulfilling life. Come and be inspired with a vision of what your future could look like by joining PBS and Life Reimagined to connect with others in Indianapolis. (Re) discover what matters through this exciting event – Unlocking the …

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By AARP Indiana Interim State Director Sarah Waddle Indianapolis is, in our humble opinion, a great city with so much to offer.  But, what it lacks is a means by which to get to those offerings if you don’t have a car, can’t drive anymore or simply want to take an alternative form of transportation.  In short, Indianapolis just isn’t a livable community quite yet.  It can be though, and one key way to achieve that status is having viable …

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Being a family caregiver can be overwhelming. Whether you’ve been caring for a loved one for many years or you’re just beginning your journey, our free webinar will teach you five simple steps that will make the process easier. From starting a conversation to forming your team and making a plan, we’ll share practical advice you can use. Plus, we’ll help you learn how to find support and care for yourself. Get more details and learn how you can watch live or …

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Looking for a job online with no success? Join AARP Senior Advisor Heather Tinsley-Fix to learn how to build and leverage your personal network—which could be the key to your job search. From professional associations to networking, Heather will help you learn how to make connections that will help you land your next job. Register for this important webinar now!