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The True Power of Oldness

An Australian ad campaign aims to shed light on age discrimination in the workplace. 

5 Pitfalls of Starting a Business in Retirement

A successful entrepreneur offers advice on avoiding common traps that older entrepreneurs often encounter.

4 Nasty Phone and Email Scams: How to Stay Safe

From the "computer repair" call to the EZ-Pass email, here's how to stay safe if one of these popular scams comes your way.

12 Ways to Get Your Resume Seen

Lots of resumés are never read. Here's how to make sure yours gets the attention of the hiring manager. 

What’s That You Said About New Hearing Aids?

Apple and traditional hearing aid devicemakers have partnered to improve technologies.

How to Find Work After 50

Consulting and part-time gigs are just a couple of ways to get your foot in the door.

5 Steps to Take Control of Your Career

Want to energize your job search?  Try the strategic approach that businesses use to analyze their strengths and weaknesses.

4 Ways to Change Careers in Midlife

Richard Bolles, author of 'What Color Is Your Parachute?' offers these smart tips in the new edition of his classic.

7 Retirement Mistakes Gen X Is Making

A new Transamerica Center for Retirement Studies shows where Gen X has gone astray. Here's how they can get on track.

Riding in the World's Toughest Horse Race at 61

Barbara Smith's Mongol Derby adventure offers lessons to others in their 50s and 60s.

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