5 Reasons Why Boomers Should Try to “Get” Twitter

“I don’t get Twitter,” I often hear from folks in my age bracket—people who might otherwise “get” everything from quantum physics to multi-dimensional social issues, and have seen more technological advances during their lifetimes than any preceding generation; yet these very same people come to a curmudgeonly halt at the very mention of tweets and … Read more

Boomers & Today’s Technology: Yay or Nay You Say?

Today’s technology.  It’s crazy, right?  That photos of the formerly unknown sexiest crook and sexiest cop can go global within days of each other?  That images like the ones below have become everyday sights in city streets, college campuses, airports, museums–even bars and restaurants? Or that bizarre rumors can spread across social media seemingly at the speed of light (or at … Read more

Boomers & Jobs: If You Can’t Join ‘Em, Beat ‘Em

In her article “Fifty Is the New 65″ Lynn Parramore writes, “As the global population grows older, age discrimination is on the rise…This is not just a story of people in their 60s or 70s. Workers as young as 50 are shocked to find themselves suddenly tossed onto the employment rubbish heap, just when they … Read more

Hello World! Welcome, Baby Boomers

I decided to basically keep the headline that WordPress provides for the first post of new blog sites–because I really think it captures my excitement and anticipation for Boomers Who Mean Business. There’s so much I want to accomplish with this site. I want to fill it with resources that fellow baby boomers can use … Read more