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Items Related To Tag 'baby Boomers'

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    • Liz Kitchens
      This Is Not Your Mother's Retirement

      In 2011, the first of the Baby Boomer generation reached what used to be known as retirement age. Between 8,000-10,000 baby boomers will be turning 65 every day for the next eighteen years. Rumor has it over half the Baby Boomers in America are going to celebrate their 100th birthday and beyond. The social and economic impact of this data makes me seriously question whether 65 will really be...

    • Liz Kitchens
      Budding Boomer Businesses

      A good deal has been reported in the media about members of younger generations failing to find employment following graduation. We've also heard it said retirees are earning virtually no interest on their investments/savings. But data from the Labor Department indicates Baby Boomers are the greatest victims of the latest recession. According to a recent article in the New York Times, Boomers...

    • Lorie Eber, JD, Gerontologist, Personal Trainer
      Boomer Reflections: I'd Rather Be an Old Lady Than a Teenager

      Boomer Reflections: I’d Rather Be an Old Lady Than a Teenager We baby boomers don’t like to admit that we’re getting old. Botox, face lifts, cellulite removal, and tummy tucks; they all sell. So far, I’ve resisted the lure of the age-denying fix. Good genetics and living a disgustingly healthy lifestyle have insulated me somewhat from the ravages of aging. My aging complaints, by...

    • Liz Kitchens
      Say Hello Not Goodbye To Your Golden Years

      BoomerOpinions survey results released this month revealed some fascinating findings about retirement prospects for my generation. Sixty percent of the nearly 400 Baby Boomers interviewed thought it was realistic they could retire within the next ten years. A quarter of those surveyed, however, expressed doubts about their immanent retirement prospects. In a recent New York Times article...

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      Center For Productive Longevity Wraps Up Successful Series of Baby Boomer Entrepreneurship Meetings

      The Center for Productive Longevity (CPL), which serves as the bridge between people 55 and older and opportunities that enable them to continue in productive activities, recently wrapped up its last meeting in the “Spotlight on Entrepreneurship Opportunities for Baby Boomers” series. These meetings attracted more than 400 participants 50 and older to the four meetings in Kansas City,...

    • Liz Kitchens
      Age Is Like Art- It's a Matter of Interpretation

      “Age is like art — it’s a matter of interpretation.” – Nancy Pelosi, Democratic minority leader in the House of Representatives. Pelosi made this statement in a New York Times article entitled, “Republicans Paint Clinton (Hillary) As Old News For the 2016 Presidential Election”. In spite of the fact Bill Clinton effectively employed the same strategy against Bush Sr. and Bob...

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      Spicy Seniors

      Like it hot? More and more restaurants are catering to baby boomers' spicy palates.

    • Chuck Nyren
      Chuck Nyren

      When companies want to know how to market to baby boomers, they turn to Chuck Nyren.

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      Sara Lawrence-Lightfoot

      A distinguished sociologist and Harvard professor is combating our youth-obsessed culture's negative portrayal of older adults. She says people over 50 are reinventing themselves and changing the world.

    • Matt Thornhill
      Matt Thornhill

      After a 23-year career in advertising, Matt Thornhill has quickly established himself as a leading national authority on baby boomers.

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