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Global Population by Age, 1950-2050

Global Population by Age, 1950-2050 | It's a boomers world! | Scoop.it
The population growth in the U.S. and around the world from 1950 to 2010 was rapid—the global population nearly tripled.
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More baby boomers divorcing - Times Daily

More baby boomers divorcing - Times Daily | It's a boomers world! | Scoop.it
More baby boomers divorcing
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Officials in Colbert and Lauderdale counties said their numbers are reflective of the national trend in divorce rates, although fewer divorces were recorded in each county in 2012 than in 2006.
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Have Baby Boomer Parents Left Millennial Kids To Rot? Or Can We Stop ... - Babble

Have Baby Boomer Parents Left Millennial Kids To Rot? Or Can We Stop ... - Babble | It's a boomers world! | Scoop.it
Have Baby Boomer Parents Left Millennial Kids To Rot? Or Can We Stop ...
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Today some of those same Boomers have seen the economic collapse change their situation.
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Restaurants rethink menus to woo baby boomers - CNBC.com

Restaurants rethink menus to woo baby boomers - CNBC.com | It's a boomers world! | Scoop.it
Restaurants rethink menus to woo baby boomers
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After years of chasing the young and the hip, restaurants are realizing that young people aren't the ones keeping the industry afloat—their parents are.
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The Best Cities For Boomers To Pre-Retire

The Best Cities For Boomers To Pre-Retire | It's a boomers world! | Scoop.it
These top 10 metropolitan areas are ideal for working full time then sticking around for retirement.
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L'or gris de l'économie du vieillissement attise les convoitises

L'or gris de l'économie du vieillissement attise les convoitises | It's a boomers world! | Scoop.it
Les professionnels du grand âge constituent un secteur ambitieux mais encore peu coordonné, à l'image de la vision désuète et opportuniste de la vieillesse qui domine en France.
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Booming | Learning new tricks vital for baby boomers in landing a job - The Courier-Journal

Booming | Learning new tricks vital for baby boomers in landing a job - The Courier-Journal | It's a boomers world! | Scoop.it
Booming | Learning new tricks vital for baby boomers in landing a job
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We baby boomers have a strong work ethic instilled by our “Depression Era” parents. We know how to work and are willing to do what it takes to reach our goals.
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Blaming the Baby Boomers; Do young children believe that ideas can be owned? - ABA Journal

Blaming the Baby Boomers; Do young children believe that ideas can be owned? - ABA Journal | It's a boomers world! | Scoop.it
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Blaming the Baby Boomers; Do young children believe that ideas can be owned?
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Baby Boomers Among Fastest Growing Group Going Online - WJCT NEWS

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Baby Boomers Among Fastest Growing Group Going Online
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65-year old Janet Chamberlin likes to use Facebook. She uses it to keep up with friends and relatives, check out the latests news and read messages from local businesses she frequents.
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Is Marijuana Booming Among Boomers? - Forbes

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Is Marijuana Booming Among Boomers?
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Another sign of the changing times is the proliferation of marijuana lifestyle stories in the media.
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Baby boomers drive family travel trend by investing in once-in-a-lifetime trips

Baby boomers drive family travel trend by investing in once-in-a-lifetime trips | It's a boomers world! | Scoop.it
Cruise lines and all-inclusive resorts are designed for this and offer food and activity options for every age group. But more and more families are looking to take risks on more expensive and remote vacations.
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L'amitié, valeur refuge des nouveaux seniors

L'amitié, valeur refuge des nouveaux seniors | It's a boomers world! | Scoop.it
Ni leur conjoint ni leur famille ne les comprennent aussi bien que leurs amis.
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Counter Culture Reflections (Millennials & Baby Boomers)

Counter Culture Reflections (Millennials & Baby Boomers) | It's a boomers world! | Scoop.it
"The eastern world, it's exploding/ Violence flaring, bullets loading/ You're old enough to kill, but not for voting/ You don't believe in war, but what's that gun you're toting/ And even the Jorda...
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Getting a Brain Boost Through Exercise

Getting a Brain Boost Through Exercise | It's a boomers world! | Scoop.it
For the most robust brain health, it’s probably advisable to incorporate both aerobic and resistance training, two new studies in people and animals suggest.

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Anne Egros's curator insight, October 3, 2013 3:00 AM

Enjoy your fitness routine and get smarter 

Angela Heath's curator insight, December 11, 2013 1:55 PM

As a baby boomer, we need to keep our minds sharp.  Here is one way to do it without going to school

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Fashion Designers Over the Age of 70 | AnOther

Fashion Designers Over the Age of 70 | AnOther | It's a boomers world! | Scoop.it
AnOther considers six fashion designers over the age of 70, still working today...
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Aging Gracefully with Energy for Baby Boomers

Aging Gracefully with Energy for Baby Boomers | It's a boomers world! | Scoop.it
What a baby boomer can do to face the inevitable changes of aging.
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Adult tricycles could be the next boom for boomer cyclists - The Republic

Adult tricycles could be the next boom for boomer cyclists - The Republic | It's a boomers world! | Scoop.it
The Republic Adult tricycles could be the next boom for boomer cyclists The Republic O'Brien opened Laid Back Cycles in Fair Oaks, Calif., a year and a half ago to catch a ride on what he sees as an upcoming trend: more boomers buying recumbent...
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Silver Valley : l'économie de l'or gris s'installe à Ivry-sur-Seine

Silver Valley : l'économie de l'or gris s'installe à Ivry-sur-Seine | It's a boomers world! | Scoop.it
Inauguré le 1er juillet à Ivry-sur-Seine, le pôle d'innovation de la Silver Valley, dédié à l'économie innovante au service des personnes âgées, veut devenir la référence du secteur.
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Can Your Campaign Appeal to Millennials and Baby Boomers? (Maybe If the Karate Kid’s Mom Helps Out)

Can Your Campaign Appeal to Millennials and Baby Boomers? (Maybe If the Karate Kid’s Mom Helps Out) | It's a boomers world! | Scoop.it
Millennials and Baby Boomers appear to be on opposite sides of the marketing spectrum. So, how can you appeal to both? The answer's easy enough is your mother is the actress who played the Karate Kid's mother in the 1980s classic.
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Baby boomers to blame for everything bad? Balls - Spiked

Baby boomers to blame for everything bad? Balls - Spiked | It's a boomers world! | Scoop.it
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Baby boomers to blame for everything bad? Balls
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Jocelyn Auer, a 69-year-old Australian author, didn't originally set out to write a book defending baby boomers.
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A Tablet So Simple, Even An Old Person Can Use It

A Tablet So Simple, Even An Old Person Can Use It | It's a boomers world! | Scoop.it
Tablets like the iPad are so intuitively designed, children can figure out how to play games and browse photos before they’re comfortable speaking in full sentences.
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US fitness centers cater to aging baby boomers - Solar News

US fitness centers cater to aging baby boomers - Solar News | It's a boomers world! | Scoop.it
US fitness centers cater to aging baby boomers Solar News New York City, New York, USA (Reuters) - Baby boomers, the generation that vowed to stay forever young, are getting older, designing senior-friendly gyms and becoming their own personal...
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Is Generation Y a ‘Game Changer’ for Housing?

Is Generation Y a ‘Game Changer’ for Housing? | It's a boomers world! | Scoop.it
The Urban Land Institute says its new survey shows that members of Generation Y favor mixed-use developments and pedestrian-friendly neighborhoods.
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Baby Boomers: America's Greatest Consumer Gener...

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In 2010, there were 98 million Americans over the age of 50. Yet, most small businesses only market to people ages 18 to 49.
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Will The iPad-Native Generation Be A "Rude Awakening" For Retail? ⚙ Co.Labs ⚙ code + community

Will The iPad-Native Generation Be A "Rude Awakening" For Retail? ⚙ Co.Labs ⚙ code + community | It's a boomers world! | Scoop.it
As today's tweens become tomorrow's shoppers retailers may be tempted to treat these customers as a new breed. But the conversation hasn't changedit's...
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