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Older Workforce

The End of the Means

William K. Zinke | Posted 01.23.2014 | Fifty
William K. Zinke

I agree with the saying, "You don't stop having fun when you grow older. You grow older when you stop having fun." Having been an entrepreneur for the past 44 years, I can't say it has always been fun, but being my own boss sure beats marching to someone else's drum

Be a Driver and Write Your Own Ticket

William K. Zinke | Posted 12.25.2013 | Fifty
William K. Zinke

Most readers have been in the position of being stopped for speeding and watching with a faint heart as the police officer wrote out a ticket. Following are my suggestions on how to be a driver and write your own ticket.

Entrepreneurs Are Why's Guys

William K. Zinke | Posted 01.23.2014 | Fifty
William K. Zinke

Entrepreneurs (loosely defined as those who create a new business in the hope of making money or otherwise adding value) are and need to be "why's guys," focused on both the why and why-not questions.

What October's Jobs Report REALLY Means For Older Workers

Sara Rix | Posted 01.08.2013 | Fifty
Sara Rix

America's older workforce experienced a dip in unemployment in October (5.8 percent compared to 5.9 percent in September for those aged 55-plus). Monthly unemployment figures tend to generate a lot of interest, but they often don't tell much of a story.

Solving the Struggle of Older Workers

David E. Thigpen | Posted 08.05.2012 | San Francisco
David E. Thigpen

Once upon a time, workers in their late 50s and early 60s began looking forward to their golden years of retirement. Not anymore. Older workers are holding onto their jobs well beyond what was once considered retirement age, and often not by choice.

How Older Workers Can Help Your Business

The Huffington Post | Rieva Lesonsky | Posted 05.21.2012 | Small Business

Everyone’s buzzing about how Gen Y is taking over the workplace, but the offices of the future are more likely to be populated by older, not younger...

The Office Of Tomorrow: An Older Workforce Takes Shape | Posted 01.09.2012 | Fifty

FORTUNE -- A man parks his bike and unbuckles his helmet to reveal baldness and salt-and-pepper eyebrows. A woman in orthopedic shoes makes her way in...