Baby Boomers The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Baby Boomers en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Thu, 28 Aug 2014 15:30:00 GMT How Important Your Workplace Friendships Are Depends on Your Age There is a generational divide in how we view the value and depth of our co-workers. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 15:30:00 GMT Lisa Evans Why Generations Clash at Work Don't just blame the Millennials. The struggle between the status quo and young up-and-comers is ageless, and important. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:30:00 GMT Steve Tobak Millennials, the Friendly Cutthroat Generation Sixty-eight percent of millennials would sacrifice a work friendship in order to get a promotion, according to a new survey by LinkedIn. Thu, 10 Jul 2014 18:30:00 GMT Laura Entis The Problem With Hiring Millennials Is Their Age, Not Their Generation Never mind the stereotypes about Gen Y. Young people will at times act young. Fri, 20 Jun 2014 21:30:00 GMT Matthew Goldman Why Being 50 (or Older) Is Just Right for Entrepreneurship Entrepreneurs with years of workforce experience and accumulated wisdom launch the businesses of their dreams. Mon, 02 Jun 2014 21:00:00 GMT David Nilssen How to Bridge the Workplace Generation Gap With skillful leadership, different generations can work together and learn from each other. Fri, 30 May 2014 19:30:00 GMT Beth Miller Franchise Players: Finding a Niche in a Crowded Market When this Homewatch CareGivers franchisee entered a crowded local market, he focused on the niche instead of the common. Wed, 30 Apr 2014 13:15:00 GMT Kate Taylor Franchise Players: What 27 Years in the Franchise Industry Taught Me About Becoming a Franchisee Arnie Williams worked in the franchise industry on the corporate level for 27 years before investing in his own franchise. Tue, 29 Apr 2014 11:00:00 GMT Kate Taylor Franchise Players: Turning to Franchising For Meaning, Not Validation Dan Roda became a Nurse Next Door franchisee after working in sales for 31 years in an effort to find a job that was fully meaningful. Fri, 25 Apr 2014 11:30:00 GMT Kate Taylor 6 Keys to Developing Millennials Into Managers Yes, you can mentor and coach Generation Y employees to assume leadership roles. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 19:00:00 GMT Patrick Proctor Franchise Players: How This Popcorn Franchisee Gets Business Popping Melanie Kittrell knows that people love popcorn. So, she's working to find new ways to sell it to eager customers. Thu, 10 Apr 2014 11:30:00 GMT Kate Taylor Franchise Players: How Electronic Retail Became a Family Business for This Boomer After working in electronics retail stores for years, Scott Meyers decided it was time to start his own family business. Fri, 21 Mar 2014 11:00:00 GMT Kate Taylor Franchise Players: These Baby Boomers Got Into Franchising for Their Kids When Brian and Karen Bourlier bought a Buffalo Wings & Rings franchise, they did it for their sons – not for themselves. Thu, 20 Mar 2014 12:00:00 GMT Kate Taylor Franchise Players: There's No One Path to Becoming a Franchisee Prior to becoming an auto care franchisee, Nick Carpinello worked as a CPA, an equity investor and a controller of a software development company. Here's what he's learned. Wed, 19 Mar 2014 11:00:00 GMT Kate Taylor Franchise Players: Don't Jump at the First Franchise You Like Daniel Schrodt worked as a consultant on forestry and gardening for 20 years before jumping into the world of franchising. Tue, 18 Mar 2014 11:00:00 GMT Kate Taylor Franchise Players: Burger Franchisee on How Not to Get Fried A baby boomer with decades of experience in the franchise industry explains what franchisees should look for in a brand. Mon, 17 Mar 2014 11:00:00 GMT Kate Taylor Are Millennials Really the Entrepreneurial Generation? We hear so much about how millennials want to run their own businesses. But recent data suggest the opposite is true. Tue, 04 Feb 2014 17:30:00 GMT Scott Shane 4 Ways to Succeed as a Post-Retirement Entrepreneur Studies show older entrepreneurs often have more success than their younger counterparts. But you have to approach entrepreneurship with the right strategies. Thu, 26 Dec 2013 17:00:00 GMT Lisa Evans A Chain of Brain-Fitness Stores Gets Big-Time Funding After a false start, Lindsay Gaskin tweaked her business model and gained the attention of major investors. Mon, 23 Dec 2013 17:00:00 GMT Michelle Goodman Employment Trend for 2014: Miserable Millennials Unemployed and living with their parents, Millennials can't get no satisfaction. Tue, 19 Nov 2013 11:00:00 GMT Michelle Juergen