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Baby Boomers and Digital Technology

Director Lee Rainie will dicuss how Baby Boomers use technology at the What’s Next Boomer Business Summit.

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Beyond Age Rage: How the Boomers and Seniors Are Solving the War of the Generations

The headlines are getting more frequent — the language, more inflammatory. A war between the generations. The greedy boomers refusing to get out of the way. The hapless millennials struggling to find a footing.

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Are We Baby Boomers – Seniors – Or Active Adults?

Are We Baby Boomers – Seniors – Or Active Adults? | It's a boomers world! | Scoop.it
First of all, when do we get that senior discount on food with the smaller portion? Is it sixty-two or sixty-five? I was born in 1948 and I have read that I am a boomer but on the menu it says I am a senior.
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5 Reasons Why Baby Boomer Generation Loves Online Audio Books

5 Reasons Why Baby Boomer Generation Loves Online Audio Books | It's a boomers world! | Scoop.it
One of the hottest trends for the Baby Boomer Generation on the Internet these days is the downloading of audiobooks. I've been an audiobook fan for a long time and I have five reasons why I like them so much.
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Boomers Get Social in Job Search - Human Resource Executive Online (blog)

Boomers Get Social in Job Search - Human Resource Executive Online (blog) | It's a boomers world! | Scoop.it
Human Resource Executive Online (blog)Boomers Get Social in Job SearchHuman Resource Executive Online (blog)The survey of 5,268 job seekers actually found that more baby boomers (29 percent) report using social networks as part of their job search...
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What Boomers Want from a President - Fox Business

What Boomers Want from a President - Fox Business | It's a boomers world! | Scoop.it
What Boomers Want from a PresidentFox BusinessWith more than half of the voting population now over age 50, baby boomers hold a tremendous amount of power in November.
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How Different Generations of Americans Try to Find Work - TIME

How Different Generations of Americans Try to Find Work - TIME | It's a boomers world! | Scoop.it
TIMEHow Different Generations of Americans Try to Find WorkTIMEDo millenials approach the job hunt differently than their older counterparts in Gen X or the Baby Boom generation? It turns out that they do, sometimes in surprising ways.
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Record numbers reach retirement age as baby boomers turn 65 - Telegraph.co.uk

Record numbers reach retirement age as baby boomers turn 65 - Telegraph.co.uk | It's a boomers world! | Scoop.it
Record numbers reach retirement age as baby boomers turn 65Telegraph.co.ukThose reaching 65 this year were part of the first wave of the so-called baby boom, born in 1947.
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3 Tips for Job-Seeking Boomers Hoping to Combat Age Discrimination - U.S. News & World Report (blog)

3 Tips for Job-Seeking Boomers Hoping to Combat Age Discrimination - U.S. News & World Report (blog) | It's a boomers world! | Scoop.it
3 Tips for Job-Seeking Boomers Hoping to Combat Age DiscriminationU.S. News & World Report (blog)And they found that Baby Boomers—folks in their late forties to sixties—are having the toughest time finding jobs compared to other generations.
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baby boomers at the head of australian domestic tourism surge - Mozo.com.au

baby boomers at the head of australian domestic tourism surge - Mozo.com.au | It's a boomers world! | Scoop.it
baby boomers at the head of australian domestic tourism surgeMozo.com.auThe baby boom generation appears to be at the head of the recent surge in domestic tourism experienced by Australia.
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50Plus : Lifestyle : The changing landscape of Canadian families

50Plus : Lifestyle : The changing landscape of Canadian families | It's a boomers world! | Scoop.it
New census data reveals the changing make up of Canadian households -- and baby boomers and seniors are playing a big part. “Traditional family” — what's that, you ask? At the peak of the baby boom, households with two ...
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For Boomers, a Thousand Flavors of Retirement - Huffington Post

For Boomers, a Thousand Flavors of Retirement - Huffington Post | It's a boomers world! | Scoop.it
For Boomers, a Thousand Flavors of RetirementHuffington PostThe baby boomers are behind an unprecedented agequake that will shake up not only this country, but the rest of the developed world.
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Chic Baby Boomer Fashion - The PWGH Fall/Winter ... - Trend Hunter

Chic Baby Boomer Fashion - The PWGH Fall/Winter ... - Trend Hunter | It's a boomers world! | Scoop.it
The BWGH Fall/Winter 2012 'Ourouk' collection features models that are in their golden age. They prove that you don't need to give up fashion with your youth. In fact, these experienced men are wearing fresh clothes that ...
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Why the Internet is more attractive than the library

The ways people acquire information are changing from national to global, linear to linked and print to digital, which requires librarians to develop new ways of providing services and systems to meet the needs of library users and to attract...

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Teens 2012: Truth, Trends, and Myths About Teen Online Behavior

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Boomer Years: Years of opportunity, challenge and change – if you ...

Boomer Years: Years of opportunity, challenge and change – if you ... | It's a boomers world! | Scoop.it
Ten years ago, we would have never heard of a 50'S Lifestyle Conference for Boomers; it is reality today. So you may be saying to yourself, “Sure Moran, but what about age discrimination”. Yes – it is still there but not nearly ...
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Get to Know Gen Y Through Comparisons with Gen X and Boomers - Financial-Planning.com

Get to Know Gen Y Through Comparisons with Gen X and Boomers - Financial-Planning.com | It's a boomers world! | Scoop.it
Get to Know Gen Y Through Comparisons with Gen X and BoomersFinancial-Planning.comThis is according to a new white paper that urges planners to get to know Gen Y better by comparing it to the two generations that preceded it: Generation X and the...
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Obesity's Main Targets are Baby Boomers | TopNews New Zealand

Obesity's Main Targets are Baby Boomers | TopNews New Zealand | It's a boomers world! | Scoop.it
Obesity's Main Targets are Baby Boomers A study by the University of Adelaide researchers has uncovered that baby boomers are most vulnerable, whether to obesity or any other chronic illness, than their parents at the ...
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Hiring Managers Favor These Workers Over Others: Survey

Hiring Managers Favor These Workers Over Others: Survey | It's a boomers world! | Scoop.it
Almost one half of unemployed boomers have said age discrimination "was a barrier in getting a new job," according to an AARP study.
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6 in 10 Canadians willing to work longer for better lifestyle in retirement ... - Canadian HR Reporter

6 in 10 Canadians willing to work longer for better lifestyle in retirement ...Canadian HR ReporterMore than one-half (57 per cent) of Canadians aged 50 to 59 would “work longer to live better,” found the poll of 800 baby boomers.
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How the different generations search for jobs - Upstart (blog)

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MediaPost CommunicationsHow the different generations search for jobsUpstart (blog)We may not like each others' music, clothes, or hair styles, but Baby Boomers, Generation X and Millennials have similar tastes in job searches.
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Mommy! Four Ways Boomers Are Beating Millennials At The Job Hunt - Forbes

Mommy! Four Ways Boomers Are Beating Millennials At The Job Hunt - Forbes | It's a boomers world! | Scoop.it
ForbesMommy! Four Ways Boomers Are Beating Millennials At The Job HuntForbes 96% of Baby Boomers say they're conducting their job search online compared to 92% of Millennials.
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Vegetarianism Grows Among Health-Conscious Boomers - Sunrise Senior Living Blog (blog)

Vegetarianism Grows Among Health-Conscious Boomers - Sunrise Senior Living Blog (blog) | It's a boomers world! | Scoop.it
Vegetarianism Grows Among Health-Conscious BoomersSunrise Senior Living Blog (blog)Lead by people like Bill Clinton, who found veganism to be a solution to his cholesterol problems, the vegetarian movement among baby boomers is largely an effort on...
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Single Baby Boomers Are Just Like Us

Single Baby Boomers Are Just Like Us | It's a boomers world! | Scoop.it
Someday, we'll all be reading online, you'd imagine, but for now we have an Internet overly populated by youngs, particularly when it comes to blogging and revealing the ins and outs of their dating lives and oft TMI sexual exploits.
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What Baby Boomers and Seniors Need to Know 09/20 by Jim Blue ...

What Baby Boomers and Seniors Need to Know 09/20 by Jim Blue ... | It's a boomers world! | Scoop.it
The number of baby boomers, born between 1946 -1964 is over 77 million - 25% of the population of the United States. During the next 15 years, the number of people over 65 is expected to double. Boomers and seniors are ...
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