Policy & Research
Ageism has come of age!
The World Health Organization, the Office of the High Commissioner of Human Rights, the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs and the United Nations Population Fund released an evidence-based research report on the impacts of ageism on March 18.
"We Need to Talk" - Pilot Series _ Research
For the third in our “We Need to Talk” series, we again experienced a wonderful mix of ages, perspectives, and places of Zoom origin; students, self-employed professionals and those seeking re-invention.
VIDEO - Lifelong Learning and Earning - Helen Hirsh Spence
Extract from Lifelong Learning and Earning, intended for the 11th session of the UN’s Open-Ended Working Group on Ageing, and shared by the Pass It On Network, April 2020.
Working is the New Retirement
Retirement is becoming more elusive for many Canadians, some continue their jobs with adjustments to their hours while others tackle new careers and creative pursuits.
INFOGRAPHIC: The Truth About An Ageing Workforce
Today’s 60+ aged adults are more active, tech-savvy and better educated than the same age group of any previous generation. Learn the truth about an ageing workforce. Free for download.
How Old Are Successful Tech Entrepreneurs?
Kellogg Insights showcases research that definitively dismisses the mythology of the tech “wunderkind” in this interesting article. Try their success calculator, you may be surprised at what you find!
Silicon Valley's ideal entrepreneur is about 20 years too young, research shows
Silicon Valley may favor the young, but technology’s romantic idea of the youthful, enterprising entrepreneur may be off by about 20 years, according to a new study.