Tag: Aging-workforce

Ageism, not ageing, is the real burden on our economy

By Geoff Rowe – ADA Australia CEO Treasurer Josh Frydenberg has flagged a need for older people to work longer and learn new skills to avoid becoming an economic burden. But, says Aged and Disability Advocacy Australia CEO Geoff Rowe, older Australians are not… Continue Reading “Ageism, not ageing, is the real burden on our economy”

Just In Time… Baby Boomers Discover A New Way To Retire

Chris Carosa Senior ContributorRetirement I help families/small businesses discover wealth-building strategies. Watch out, Millennials! The OG “Me” generation is nipping at your virtual tails. Yes, that’s right. Baby Boomers have found a new way to retire—by becoming internet entrepreneurs. Not all of them, but… Continue Reading “Just In Time… Baby Boomers Discover A New Way To Retire”

Old dogs can teach you new tricks: 6 benefits of hiring older workers

Six Degrees Executive Older workers are often a forgotten piece of the diversity equation. It’s time to check our age bias and learn to recognise that ability and talent are ageless. Aussies, according to the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, are increasingly working to… Continue Reading “Old dogs can teach you new tricks: 6 benefits of hiring older workers”