A MILLION people aged over 50 are not working but would like to and are not receiving the help they need, says a new report. 130 more words
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Yesterday saw the launch of a campaign by three organizations to tackle the issue of unemployment among the over 50s. Those involved are the International Longevity Centre, The Prince’s Initiative for Mature Enterprise (PRIME) and Business In The Community. 224 more words
To forestall the inevitable criticism, I do understand how incredibly fortunate I am to have ONLY experienced 10 weeks without a job. The statistics are frightening for women like me hurtling towards age 60. 1,300 more words
Two stories caught my eye this morning.
Firstly the independent suggests that “isolation and loneliness await growing number of men” in retirement because of the lack of contact with family and friends. 226 more words
Last week, the Flexiworkforce team were lucky enough to attend the 50+ Show. We were unique in that while most of the other exhibitors were showcasing holidays and leisure and household products, we were encouraging attendees to consider supplementing their retirement income with flexible working. 541 more words