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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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Why Aging Baby Boomers Don't Explain Jobs Numbers - Bloomberg

Why Aging Baby Boomers Don't Explain Jobs Numbers - Bloomberg | It's a boomers world! | Scoop.it
Why Aging Baby Boomers Don't Explain Jobs Numbers (This out before ppl blame decline in labor force on boomers. http://t.co/Nl3clT3uMU)
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Bob Dylan, like many baby-boomers, is navigating his direction home - Block Island Times

Bob Dylan, like many baby-boomers, is navigating his direction home - Block Island Times | It's a boomers world! | Scoop.it
Bob Dylan, like many baby-boomers, is navigating his direction home Block Island Times Bob Dylan is still working, older actors I know are still working, The Rolling Stones, various baby-booomerd demographiced bar bands and tribute bands are still...
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Innovation Excellence | The Rise of the Digital Native – are you ready for it?

Innovation Excellence | The Rise of the Digital Native – are you ready for it? | It's a boomers world! | Scoop.it
A new generation of technological deviants are emerging, who will help change the way we work, we can resist or join them in making organizations authentic and the world a better place.
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Ford targets millennials, empty nesters - Business Mirror

Ford targets millennials, empty nesters - Business Mirror | It's a boomers world! | Scoop.it
Ford targets millennials, empty nesters
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Combine that with the baby boomers, and the pool is 160 million consumers. By comparison, Generation X is only about 27 million strong. Their buying patterns have a huge effect on market trends.
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PwC gets ready for exiting baby-boomers - Timaru Herald

PwC gets ready for exiting baby-boomers
Timaru Herald
Business adviser PwC has got itself a real estate licence in anticipation of 300,000 baby boomer-owned small and medium businesses coming on the market in the next five or so years.
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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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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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COMMENTARY: A gray divorce boom - Glens Falls Post-Star

COMMENTARY: A gray divorce boom - Glens Falls Post-Star | It's a boomers world! | Scoop.it
COMMENTARY: A gray divorce boom
Glens Falls Post-Star
It turns out, those high-profile breakups of Tipper and Al Gore, and Maria Shriver and Arnold Schwarzenegger were part of a trend.
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Baby Boomers get ready! Kids in their mid 30′s moving back home ...

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I have noticed around my neighborhood alot of adult children moving back in with their parents... Many of these neighbors are not happy at all with their moving.
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'Les marques sont désorientées sur le marché du quatrième âge'

'Les marques sont désorientées sur le marché du quatrième âge' | It's a boomers world! | Scoop.it
À l'occasion du Salon des seniors à Paris (11-13 avril 2013), Benoît Goblot, directeur de Matinal, agence spécialiste de la publicité ciblée sur les seniors, revient sur la difficulté des marques à capter l'attention du quatrième âge, une tranche...
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Why Baby Boomers and Millennials Make Great Teams - 99U

Why Baby Boomers and Millennials Make Great Teams - 99U | It's a boomers world! | Scoop.it
The differing communication style of these two generations can prove to be an asset — if managed correctly.
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Retirement Just a Dream for Baby Boomers, Younger Generations ...

Retirement Just a Dream for Baby Boomers, Younger Generations ... | It's a boomers world! | Scoop.it
Social Security Is the dream of a comfortable retirement dashed for aging baby boomers and younger generations? It sure seems that way after looking at the study released by the Employee Benefits Research Institute on ...
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