Monthly Archives: September 2015

Get age ready, or “longevity-proof”?

Picture yourself circulating at a social function. The gathering is inter-generational in its mix. You could be at a wedding, or a wake, or whatever – but you are awake, to the passing conversations. Whenever in one of those scenes, it’s like I’m in a Robert Altman film, where improvised dialogue floats naturally – listening

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Working Longer: Are You Seasonally Adjusted?

Seems fitting this Labour Day week that the subject of aging Boomers exiting the labour force deserves a comment or three. Firstly, it’s important to describe what the definition of the term labour force means. The Statistics Canada version leaves it wide open to a paint by numbers application, at one point stating: “Together the

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