“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 more5 Reasons Why Boomers Should Try to “Get” Twitter
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 moreBoomers & Today’s Technology: Yay or Nay You Say?
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 moreBoomers & Jobs: If You Can’t Join ‘Em, Beat ‘Em