August 14, 2023

How Old is Too Old to run our Country?The Telegraph’s Charles Moore does more than hint that – if UK labour party leader Sir Keir Starmer becomes PM – he will struggle.Moore says ‘People in their early sixties do not usually experience a serious deterioration in their mental powers, but they definitely find it harder

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July 27, 2023

Forced to retire at 65? He wasn’t having any of that!Do you want to keep on working into your 70s, 80s, and beyond? That’s what American scientist John Goodenough did.Born in 1922 and dying just short of his 101st birthday in June 2023, he was the oldest ever recipient of a Nobel prize, winning the

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July 19, 2023

Did you know that millennials are most likely to support their work colleagues? So says a Right Management study, cited by Business Leader’s Alice Cumming. The UK survey found that 33% of those aged mid-30s to early 40s, believe ‘supporting employee & career growth is their primary focus.’ Right Principal Consultant Lorraine Mills says millennials are ‘set to

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July 18, 2023

Women always face ageism. No age is the right age for women to lead! An HBR article confirms ageism starts when women are young and continues as they age. US research finds ‘age is used to justify bias and discrimination against women. Gendered ageism sits at the intersection of age and gender bias and is a double whammy

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July 17, 2023

Generation Z loves learning, but they want to do it their way. Training Industry’s Trenton Moody says Gen Z comes from ‘a very specific socioeconomic and cultural situation that shapes their desired employee experience’ and their views about work and career progress. Not only is learning and development ‘critical’ for Gen Z, but LinkedIn research has shown

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