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They can help you switch jobs, get promoted or start a business
About ageist stereotypes, self-perceptions and our future
Getting a degree or certificate won’t guarantee a job. Here's what you need to know to increase your chances of finding new work.
A midlife degree can help you professionally and personally
Inexpensive online classrooms and videos are giving higher ed a run for its money — and boomers are flocking to them
A government study provides some answers — and offers possible solutions
8 lessons from the author of 'Midlife: A Philosophical Guide'
Plus 50 classes focus on helping older students find jobs — and thrive
Aging experts say we need to rethink forcing people out due to their age
Help for switching jobs, changing careers or enjoying work more
Inexpensive certificate programs let you brush up your skills or pick up new ones
Many need or want to. Here's what may be necessary to do it.
It's become sunnier, say labor experts, but the future is cloudy
A fascinating new book finds that female professionals in this age group are satisfied with their jobs and lives
The Life Stories Exercise helps uncover what you love to do and do well
Now a star in her second field, she shares tips for a smooth transition
The critical lessons I learned, and what you need to know if you return to school
The season is a great reminder to take stock of all parts of your life
This special report includes storytelling, news and information about health care for older adults in rural areas
Our special series, Vitality Arts, shows the powerful effect that participating in the arts can have on our minds, bodies and souls. Look to this page for information, resources and inspiration that will help you age better through the arts and show that creativity has no age limit.