What led this successful surgeon to join the Navy at 63
"I'm trying to find out something about myself. It's an internal journey''
A first-time restauranteur serves up her dream—at 59
"I can live with failure but I cannot live with the question, 'What if'?"
6 lessons from iconic brands that know how to change with the times
Boomer favorites from Levi’s to SNL to Dove have mastered the makeover. So can you
25 ways we’re reinventing ourselves after 50
From careers to relationships to health, how this era of upheaval, opportunity, and renewal plays out, by the numbers
Make yourself indispensable at work, no matter your age
Your experience and outlook can make you a valuable member of any team, says the author of a new book on work, wisdom, and aging
A salute to older workers, by the numbers
Workers age 50 and older are still a major force, as shown by this look at how and why they work, the challenges they face, and their hopes for the future
What every job seeker over 50 needs to know to get hired
Update your look, don't rule out a pay cut, leverage social media and other tough-love tips from a top recruiter
Going back to the bottom of the ladder can kickstart your career
The intern of a certain age isn’t just a good premise for a De Niro movie. It’s the latest way older workers can break back into the job market.
Yes, you can still get promoted at age 60
Age discrimination is a thing, for sure, but that doesn’t mean you can’t move up at your job late in your career.
Keep working as long as you want to. Here’s how
Sure, holding on to your job past 65 gives you a financial boost. But staying employed that long is no easy feat
Why a side hustle really pays off after age 50
Members of the over-50 crowd are less likely than millennials to go after extra work on the side. That’s too bad.
Ready, set, launch: The best way to start a business after 50
These five steps will help ensure your solo venture gets off to a great start
Ageism in America: Discrimination at work
Two out of three older workers report ageism at the office. Learn why, and what you can do to combat discrimination.
8 easy ways to make extra money—without working
These jobs can beef up your bank account, and you choose the hours you want to work.
7 steps to starting your own business over 50
Got a business idea you'd like to turn into a reality? Follow these seven expert tips to get your business up and running—and making money.
6 steps you should take if you’ve lost your job
If you find yourself unhappily unemployed, here's what you can do to move forward.