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Can you care for an elderly parent and still succeed at work?

Dear Annie: I’m hoping you and your readers can offer some suggestions. I’m in middle management at a financial services company and my performance has always been great—I’ve been promoted twice in four years—until recently. 911 more words


"Because you went so far... And never gave up"

“Because You Went So Far… And Never Gave Up”
By Sheryl McAlister, a freelance writer based in South Carolina.

As role models go, they don’t make ‘em any better than Diana Nyad. 712 more words


Five things you need to know about encore careers

Baby Boomers are reinventing retirement. Instead of fading into the sunset to enjoy piña coladas by the pool, they’re choosing to work longer—but not at just any job. 985 more words


2014 Multicultural Population Quick Facts

2014 Multicultural Population Quick Facts
Source: AARP Research

This set of fact sheets provides a one-page snapshot of 50+ African American and Hispanic populations in select metropolitan markets.

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Social And Cultural Issues

Senior Citizen or Almost a Senior Citizen?


Last year I visited the Ben & Jerry’s ice cream factory in Vermont. They have a nice tour there that ends with ice cream, and so I went with my son and his father-in-law. 535 more words