Is Age Really Just a Number?

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  I truly believe that age is just a number. Don’t believe me? Here’s a true story. I greeted a new client in my reception area one afternoon. There he was, dressed in a Fedora hat, white tee shirt and a pair of tight, black jeans. I extended my hand to greet him; he stood […]

Do Older Workers Face Age Discrimination? Human Rights Report

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Are Baby Boomers facing greater challenges than the other generations when looking for a job? According to Australia’s Age and Disability Discrimination Commissioner, Susan Ryan, ‘The right to work is a fundamental human right, but one that far too many older people and people with disability in Australia do not enjoy.’ This month The Australian […]