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Ageism In The Workplace

Ageism In The Workplace

Ageism is recognized by the World HealthOrganization as a “prevalent and insidious problem,” and can act as a dangerous employment discrimination tactic, even if it’s unintentional. The fastest-growing segment of the American workforce is employees aged 65 and older, according to AARP, yet new survey results show that a majority of people experience ageism before the age of […]

Fighting Ageism And Job Search

Fighting Ageism And Job Search

Workers over the age of 65 are the fastest growing category of workers today. And their numbers are predicted to rise approximately 10 percent over the next 40 years, according to CEO of BlueFire HR, Stephanie Nelson. Companies now have five generations of employees working together in various departments. This type of employee age diversity has been discovered to decrease turnover rates in […]