Some great suggestions and things to keep in mind when job hunting later in your career. I think it is vitally important to continue to add to your skills throughout your career and be willing to consider making slight shifts within your company and/or industry. Â Most industries have undergone directional changes or shifts in trends within the industry. Â Keep your eyes out for these trend changes and take advantage of these in your career direction. Â Another idea for work is to do something that caters to the aging population.