Older Workers

News and Articles About Older Workers

3 Tips for a Millennial Manager Leading an Older Generation
Managing Employees

3 Tips for a Millennial Manager Leading an Older Generation

I'm 30 years younger than my average employee. We all get along just fine.
William Bauer
Midlife: Time for a New Start, Not a Crisis
Stress Management

Midlife: Time for a New Start, Not a Crisis

If you've dropped a big chunk of your savings on an expensive car, had an affair and left your family or quit your job and ran off to a tropical island, you should have listened to your inner child.
Adam Markel
Advice for Older Americans Seeking Employment
Job seekers

Advice for Older Americans Seeking Employment

Give your own motives a deep assessment, avoid your biases and market yourself for the current-day work world.
Gabriel Bristol
You Can Sidestep the Midlife Crisis By Taking the Midlife Leap Instead
Entrepreneurs

You Can Sidestep the Midlife Crisis By Taking the Midlife Leap Instead

No sports car can take you back to your youth but you can leverage your unique past for a better future.
Christopher Hawker
The Benefits of Launching a Family Business in Your Golden Years
Older Entrepreneurs

The Benefits of Launching a Family Business in Your Golden Years

Whether because of economic necessity or to satisfy a postponed desire, for some the best time to start a business is when they otherwise might retire.
Daphne Mallory
Success Can Come at Any Age. Just Look at These 6 Successful Entrepreneurs.
Success Stories

Success Can Come at Any Age. Just Look at These 6 Successful Entrepreneurs.

While much attention is thrown at the teen genius or the college dropout, it's important to remember that often the wiser among us can more easily navigate the road to success.
Sujan Patel
How to Avoid Becoming a Victim of Ageism
Older Workers

How to Avoid Becoming a Victim of Ageism

No matter how old you are, as long as your skills are relevant in today's workforce, you should be safe.
Deborah Mitchell
You're Never Too Old for an Internship
Internships

You're Never Too Old for an Internship

Whether you were recently let go from your job, or simply looking for a change, an internship later in life has three big benefits.
Deborah Mitchell
8 Mindset Shifts Needed to Go From Older Employee to 'Silverpreneur'
Older Workers

8 Mindset Shifts Needed to Go From Older Employee to 'Silverpreneur'

Stop holding yourself back by referring to what you used to do. Instead be open to embracing the new.
Maite Baron
Can You Be Too Old For Facebook? This 113-Year-Old Was, But That Didn't Stop Her.
Marketing Bootcamp

Can You Be Too Old For Facebook? This 113-Year-Old Was, But That Didn't Stop Her.

The clever centenarian did what countless whippersnappers under 13 do to get on the popular social network: She lied. But you can't really blame her.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
What Angry Birds Can Teach Old Sales Pros About New Sales Tricks
Marketing Bootcamp

What Angry Birds Can Teach Old Sales Pros About New Sales Tricks

Sales veterans, don't endure a Willy Loman twilight. Get the knack for social media and you'll dream of what you might have done with it back-in-the-day.
Doug Camplejohn
Older Workers

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.
David Nilssen