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Happy 45th Birthday, Internet!

by Matt Novak

Happy birthday, Internet! You may be turning 45 today, but we swear you don’t look a day over 30. And not to embarrass you, but we thought we’d celebrate by sharing some of your baby photos. 810 more words

Baby Boomer

7 Surprise Retirement Expenses

Advance planning can help you control these unexpected costs.

The timing of your retirement can affect your Social Security and annuity payouts.

By Tom Sightings… 745 more words

Baby Boomer

The Martian ate my homework

The Martian ate my homework so I cannot go to school. Can you relate with that? I think a little bit yes.

How many times did you hear this small voice inside of your head telling you: 393 more words

Career Coaching

The Anxiety Beast In Middle Age

I’m tired.

I know that feeling is justified as we approach the end of another year, and in particular the end of the school year, and the fatigue is further compounded by the shops that are already taunting us with Christmas trees and tacky Christmas carols. 644 more words

Midlife Observations

A Question About Identity

There are so many subjects to discuss related to job seeking, but I like questions that involve self-reflection.   It seems as if there are many times in life when a person may contemplate this reflection, for example high school graduation, “What do I want to be?”; or college graduation, “What kind of job am I going to get?”; or marriage, “What kind of spouse will I be?”; or having children, “What type of parent will I be?”.   569 more words

The Rise of Unretirement!

“I think there’s more and more of us at 60 who are saying, ‘OK, what’s my next career? What do I want to do that’s fulfilling?   616 more words


Is striving a middle-aged thing?

by Ken Strongman

OPINION: Striving is probably for the middle-aged if it is for any age at all.

It is an odd word, never seeming to describe what people want it to describe. 774 more words

Baby Boomer