Older Workers

The Risks of Candidates Climbing Back Down the Corporate Ladder

Should you hire people into more junior roles than their last role? You can, but here are the potential pitfalls to consider.

George Deeb

Ageism Is Hurting Your Tech Company's Hiring More Than You Realize

Don't overlook candidates just because they have a few years of experience.

Kelly Kinnard

Millennials Can Bridge the Generation Gap With Boomers

A diverse workplace these days includes co-workers the age of your parents, or the age of your kids.

This Startup Aims to Help Older Professionals Find Jobs

Tengia hopes to solve the problem of experienced individuals being overlooked because of their age.

There Are More Older Americans in the Workforce Than Ever Before, Pew Says

Instead of enjoying retirement, Americans 65 and older are increasingly participating in the labor force.

Lydia Belanger

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

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

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

No sports car can take you back to your youth but you can leverage your unique past for a better future.

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.

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

No matter how old you are, as long as your skills are relevant in today's workforce, you should be safe.