Success Stories

102 Mature Workers Graduate Operation A.B.L.E. Training Programs

June 15, 2018 – Boston – Operation A.B.L.E. today celebrated, along with family and friends, the graduation of mature workers who have transitioned to new career paths. One hundred and two participants graduated after completing one or more of three training courses and internships. For 36 years, Operation A.B.L.E. has specialized in developing training programs…

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The suddenly hot job market for workers over 50

March 2018 – CNBC Older Workers are very stable and very reliable TRENDS The unemployment rate for those ages 55 and over is 3.2 percent as of February 2018, according the Bureau of Labor Statistics. That’s lower than the current unemployment rate of 4.1 percent for the entire U.S. population and 14.4 percent for teens.…

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The Boston Globe, Letter to the Editor: Job Training

BOSTON, The Boston Globe – We were very pleased to be featured in “Career Changing? Look for Helping Hands” (April 24), and proud of the accomplishments of Paul Benford-Bruce, one of our many trainees/graduates. Even as we applaud the new paths found by the others also profiled, we want to emphasize that training and finding…

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